Special Olympics looking for volunteers

By Heartland News

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Hundreds of special olympians will spend some time in Cape Girardeau this summer and organizers need your help.

Cape Girardeau is hosting the State Outdoor Games from August 13th through August 15th. Organizers said their expecting 700 athletes and their families to be in Cape Girardeau for the big event.

Athletes will participate in several different events. Those events include softball, tennis, and golf.

The group is looking for more volunteers to help. They're looking for score keepers, people to pass out water, and others to come out and cheer everyone on. If you'd like to help, click here.

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