THE MIRACLE LEAGUE
Volunteering with Miracle League of Milwaukee is a great way to gain experience working with children with disabilities and to give back to the community.
Listed below are brief descriptions of volunteer opportunities with the Miracle League.
One of the most important elements of a Miracle League game is the "buddy" program. Each player is paired with a friend to assist them on and off the field during a two inning game. Click here to learn more about becoming a buddy.
Help manage, coordinate, lead and encourage selected team. Serving as a team coach is a 5-week commitment. Click here to learn more about becoming a team coach.
Help manage and officiate game. Responsible for overseeing the behavior and the safety of all players and their buddies playing baseball. Click here to learn more about becoming an umpire.
Assist coaches with team activities, and act as liaison for the team. Demonstrates enthusiasm, love and concern for each player and family. Click here to learn more about becoming a team parent.
The announcer is the master of ceremonies. We need you to be fun and animated - the kookier the better! This is big time for these kids! Click here to learn more about becoming an announcer.
Concession Stand Assistant
Helps Miracle League raise money by working the concession stands preparing food and serving drinks at Milwaukee Brewer games. Click here to learn more about becoming a concession stand assistant.
Advisory Committee Member
An advisory committee member analyzes and providse feedback to ensure that the strategic vision and programs of the YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee is relevant to community needs, and the needs of our Miracle League participants and their families. Click here to learn more about becoming an advisory committee member.
Miracle League Intern
Under the direction of the Product Director of Sports and Rec and in accordance with Association policies, the Miracle League intern is responsible for aiding in the fulfillment of the Miracle League objectives of curriculum, program, and activities. The incumbent will be instrumental in helping lead to increased program participation throughout programs as well as better understanding of the Milwaukee YMCA by its participants, volunteers, employees, contributors and the general public. The intern is also responsible for the safety of all participants and in creating a fun, safe, healthy environment. Click here to learn more about becoming a Miracle League intern.