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Special Olympics Illinois has many stories, some will inspire you and others might touch your heart, but all highlight how Special Olympics Illinois is in the business of transforming lives. On this page we have compiled some of the most compelling stories from this year as told by our athletes, volunteers, coaches, families and staff. You can be a part of this ongoing story by submitting to us how Special Olympics Illinois has transformed your life!

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Transforming Lives

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Horton Fieldhouse; Normal, IL By contributing ...

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Special Olympics Illinois’ 2017 State ...

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Press Releases

Team Illinois Prepares for 2014 USA Games; Virtual Sendoff Planned for June 6
The commencement of the largest, ...

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Twin Cities to Host Tournament ...

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NORMAL, Ill. – More than ...

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9th Annual Windy City Rubber Ducky Derby on Aug. 7 in Chicago
CHICAGO – Special Olympics Illinois is ...

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11 Illinois Athletes Nominated to Special Olympics USA Team
Among Athletes Expected to Represent ...

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Opening Ceremonies in Historic Downtown ...

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Special Olympics Illinois East Central/ ...

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The Illinois Law Enforcement Torch ...

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       A Milestone Year for Polar ...

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Along with providing quality sporting ...

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Area News – May 2015
Area 1 Belvidere Athlete Follows in ...

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This year marked the 24th ...

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Organizational Updates

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Special Olympics Illinois announces the ...

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Skating Events Get Their Own Tournament
The inaugural Skating Championships will ...

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Concussion Awareness & Safety Recognition Policy Implemented
In December 2014, Special Olympics ...

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Special Olympics Illinois has formed ...

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Staff Updates – November 2013
 The following people have joined ...

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The following people have joined ...

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