According to Law 720 of 2001 "By means of which the voluntary action of Colombian citizens is recognized, promoted and regulated" volunteerism is defined as:
It is the set of actions of general interest developed by natural or legal persons, who exercise their action of service to the community by virtue of a relationship of civil and voluntary character.
The volunteer is then conceived as any natural person who freely and responsibly, without receiving remuneration of a labor nature, offers time, work and talent for the construction of the common good individually or collectively, in public or private organizations or outside them.
The volunteers for the I Junior Pan American Games Cali – Valle 2021 will be transforming agents of change for their community, the city and the Americas, young people, adults, seniors or people with disabilities who, without monetary compensation, support this great event with their time, work and talent.
You will be part of history!
Cali and the Valle del Cauca will live the unique experience of a multisport event, unprecedented in the American continent, that will transform our city and department, 50 years after the successful Pan American Games, Cali 1971.
The sports capital of the Americas and the Valle del Cauca will receive the new generation of athletes who will ¡Give It All For You! In 37 qualifying disciplines for the Pan American Games Santiago 2023.
You will have the opportunity to share with people of different ages, professions, cities and countries that will decide to give their time and effort to be the best hosts.
As a volunteer you will have access to different sports scenarios in Cali and municipalities of the Valle del Cauca such as Buga, Calima El Darien, Jamundi, Palmira and Yumbo to fulfill your duties according to the area.
You will be part of the volunteer legacy for Cali and the Valle del Cauca, we count on you!
To be a volunteer in this great sporting event you only need to be 16 years old by February 28, 2021 and have all the good attitude to be the best representative of Cali, Valle del Cauca and America.
If you are under 18 years old, you must have your parents' authorization.
You will perform different functions according to the functional area in which you want to live this great experience.
Through the trainings you will have general and detailed knowledge about each one of the areas, which will allow you to have a wide panorama of selection, where you will always give the best of you.
Only 3000 volunteers will be selected to be a part of this great experience.
Here are the steps you must take to become a volunteer for the I Junior Pan American Games Cali - Valle 2021:
Being a volunteer for the I Junior Pan American Games Cali – Valle 2021 you will have all the guarantees for the best performance of your duties:
You will live an unmatched experience by being a part of the most important multidisciplinary sports event of the coming years.
You will have the opportunity to interact with people from 41 countries in the American region, with whom you will also practice your languages, in case you have a command of several languages.
You will have a social and sports work experience that will strengthen your resume and expand your network of friends and contacts not only locally, but internationally.
You will be part of the social legacy in volunteering for the next years, contributing to the development and positioning of Cali and the Valle del Cauca.
We will have more than 20 functional areas in which you can leave your mark with your enthusiasm and commitment from the knowledge acquired at school, university or at work. In each area of the organization you will live the best experience giving all of you and leaving Cali, the Valle del Cauca and America with a legacy that will last through time: