Volunteer  - Advocate, Educate & Make a Difference

Are you looking for a Rewarding Volunteer Experience?

The players make every game special, but it's the people who offer their time and friendship that make it possible.  Volunteer coaches, buddies, (need to be 13 years old as of June 1, 2020)  umpires, and announcers are needed for the season.

Teams play one game/week with games starting the week of June 8, 2020.  The season is 7 weeks long and teams follow a Mon/Wed OR Tues/Thurs schedule.  Baseball games are played on Monday - Thursday night evenings with games at 5:30pm and 7pm.  Games cancelled due to weather are not rescheduled.        

The Miracle League is a Community League.  Please volunteer in any way you can and don't under estimate how important it is to simply come out and cheer on the athletes.  It only takes a little time to make a big difference!

Volunteering with Miracle League of the Fox Valley is a great way to gain experience working with children with different abilities and a great way to give back to our community. Listed below are brief descriptions of volunteer opportunities that are available every season.  We hope you'll join us.  

One of the most important elements of a Miracle League game is the volunteer "buddy" program. Each athlete is paired with a community volunteer to assist them on and off the field during their two inning game.

We match athletes and buddies based on age and needs of the player.
The teams play one game per week, there are no practices.  We'll have a 8 team rotating Mon/Wed schedule and a 8 team rotating Tues/Thurs schedule. Games are at either 5:30pm or 7pm.  Games are played at the John Wollner Fox Cities Miracle League field in Memorial Park, Appleton.  Team assignments will be available during the early part of May, 2020. 
Click here to download and print a 2020 volunteer registration form.  2020 registration closes on March 27, 2020
Buddies can be anyone: community member, family member or any individual or group who wishes to volunteer their time to give the gift of baseball.  Player buddies must be at least 13 years old. Enthusiasm and compassion are key. We offer confirmation of attendance for anyone who needs to meet requirements for volunteer hours.  The expectation of a volunteer buddy = attendance at all of their athletes games during the summer season.

Team Coaches 

Help manage, coordinate, lead, and encourage selected team.  Serving as a team coach is a  8 week commitment.  Co-coaches must be 21 years old or older and available for all games.


Help manage and officiate game. Responsible for overseeing the behavior of and for the safety of all players and their buddies playing baseball.  Umpires must be 18 years old or older.


The announcer is the master of ceremonies.  We need you to be fun and animated, the kookier the better.  This is BIG TIME for the kids!  Announcers must be 21 years old or older and/or have some experience.

For more information, please e-mail us at:  mfoxvalley@goodwillncw.org

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