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Special Olympics is a global movement that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative power and joy of sports, every day around the world. We empower people with intellectual disabilities to become accepted and valued members of their communities, which leads to a more respectful and inclusive society for all.

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Ryan Eades
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Rebecca Simon
Director, Health External Affairs
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Latest News and Press Releases

The Golisano Foundation Encourages Funders to Become Highly Engaged Partners

Lessons learned through Healthy Communities can be applied in other areas on innovative collaborations to achieve systems change for under-served populations.

PAHO/WHO and Special Olympics Agree to Improve Health Access for People with Intellectual Disabilities

November 28, 2017

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and Special Olympics today signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at increasing access to quality health care for people with intellectual disabilities.

Toyota Signs Agreement to Become Global Partner of Special Olympics

November 16, 2017

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Special Olympics International to become a Global Partner.

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