Teens and college students are the future leaders of Special Olympics.
It's the mission of Special Olympics to show the world the capabilities of people with intellectual disabilities.
We have more than 5.6 million athletes with intellectual disabilities and unified partners around the world.
Our celebrity supporters are Olympians, professional athletes, social leaders, and movie and music stars.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver was a pioneer in the struggle for the rights of people with intellectual disabilities.
Direction for our movement comes from leaders in government, entertainment, sports and business.
All adults and children with intellectual disabilities can become Special Olympics athletes. Here's how.
Get involved with Special Olympics in your neighborhood. Find the program nearest you.
Get involved with our Unified Sports, a quick path to friendship and fun.
Special Olympics has events and competitions happening in places all around the world. View our events.
Get results by sport and team for major Special Olympics competitions.
Explore how Special Olympics is creating a more inclusive, welcoming world for all.
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Expanding health services for people with intellectual disabilities
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Supports access to quality eye care
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Supporting Special Olympics athletes for nearly 40 years
Annual consumer fundraising campaign in over 1,000 banks
The largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle for Special Olympics
$50 million+ over their lifetime
A Very Special Christmas
Law Enforcement Torch Run
$10 million+ over their lifetime
The Coca-Cola Company
Bank of America
The Golisano Foundation
Lions Clubs International
Recording Artists of Christmas Records Trust
The Esslior Vision Foundation
The Safilo Group
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
$1 million to $1.5 million
$500,000 to $999,000
$100,000 to $249,000
American Express Foundation
ALEX AND ANI
CAF-Development Bank of Latin America
Toys "R" Us
Wrigley Company Foundation
$25,000 to $99,999
Boston's Pizza Foundation
Dun & Bradstreet
Engel & Völkers North America
Optometry Giving Sight
Special Hope Foundation
US Fund for UNICEF
RSM/ David Love III Foundation
PGA of America
Shanghai Fudan Microelectronics Group
Shanghai Yitiao Network Technologies
Sunray Information Technologies
AIPS (International Sports Press Association)
Ogilvy & Mather
American Softball Association/USA Softball
Aspen Skiing Company
FIFA/Football For Hope
Laureus Sport for Good Foundation
Major League Soccer
North American Ski Police
One World Play
UEFA (Union of European Football Association)
United States Bowling Congress
USGA (United States Golf Association)
Yolanda Eleta de Varela
Scott and Tracie Hamilton
The Honorable Jaime Aleman
Elizabeth and Stephen Carter
Bart Conner and Nadia Comaneci
Linda Potter and Timothy Shriver
Kristina and Kevin Farr
Stephanie and Ray Lane
Katie and Scott Mitic
The Gang Family
Joan G. Cooney
B. Thomas Golisano
Laura and David Braddock
Ruth and Arne Sorenson
Glenn and Joan Lyon
Anne Finucane and Mike Barnicle
Stacey and Larry Lucchino
Hannah and Lawrence Jacobs
Margaret and Jack Tarver Foundation
Martin and Laine Cobb
Natalie Wexler and James Feldman
Billy L. Harbert
Henley and Helen Lee
The Portmann Family Charitable Fund
Pritzker Pucker Family Foundation
G. Christopher and Shanon Smith