Featured Events

Southern Illinois Ducky Derby Dash
WHERE: DuQuoin Sate Fairgrounds 655 Executive Drive DuQuoin, IL 62832 WHEN: September 1 2019 COST: $5 per duck CONTACT: Jackie
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ButterBurgers and Badges
WHEN: August 29, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm WHERE: Culver’s Locations Across Illinois CONTACT:  Mac Dougan  309-888-2568  Email
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2019 Special Olympics Unified Sports MLS All-Star Match
MLS, ESPN and Special Olympics have teamed up to promote an environment of social inclusion by uniting people with and
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Inspiring Stories

Jacob Dobson – 2019 Ducky Derby Dash Ambassador
Saline County-Resident and Special Olympics Illinois athlete – Jacob Dobson will serve as the 2019 Duck Derby Dash Ambassador at
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SWAGTRON Custom-Designed Electric Bikes Signed by Cubs Manager Joe Maddon
  On Friday, March 15, we were part of an exclusive charity event held at the Wrigley Mansion in Arizona,
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Off the Mound with Ryan Dempster
On July 20th, before a packed crowd at the Park West Theater in Chicago, former Chicago Cubs All Star Pitcher
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Meet the 2019 Unified Coaster Challenge Ambassadors
Register for the 2019 Coaster Challenge today! Ride Coasters for a great cause! Six Flags Great America and Special Olympics
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50 Years of Stories: Special Olympics 50th Anniversary
It’s been quite a year for Special Olympics Illinois! As we reflect on all the fun the Special Olympics 50th
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Social Media

Special Olympics Illinois20 hours ago
Almost time! 🔟 days until the Southern Illinois Ducky Derby Dash at the Du Quoin State Fair! 🐥⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Come see 11,000+ ducks...
SPECIAL OLYMPICS IL21 hours ago
Almost time! 🔟 days until the Southern Illinois Ducky Derby Dash at the Du Quoin State Fair! 🐥 Come see...
SPECIAL OLYMPICS IL2 days ago
Take a peek at the @Cubs manager, Joe Maddon's very own @SwagTronUSA Swagcycle Pro electric bike. Designed and signed...
SPECIAL OLYMPICS IL2 days ago
Volunteers needed! Outdoor Sports Festival is 1 of 9 state sports competitions. It is the final competition for those participating in Softball and Golf. To...
SPECIAL OLYMPICS IL3 days ago
Our duck tagging party is underway at @HeartlandCoke Thank you Heartland Coca-Cola for taking the time out of your day to tag...
SPECIAL OLYMPICS IL3 days ago
This is the type of news we like to see! 🥰 Congrats Nico! #ChooseToInclude <a href="https://t.co/v5lFKWkyoZ" target="_blank"...
Special Olympics Illinois6 days ago
Nothing better then friends and State Tennis!🎾❤️ #ChooseToInclude
Special Olympics Illinois6 days ago
Only 1️⃣5️⃣ days left to adopt your ducks for the Southern Illinois Ducky Derby Dash 🐥⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio to adopt your...
Special Olympics Illinois6 days ago
Unified Partners Greg and Josh just got back from Cincinnati where they got to take in some professional tennis! 🎾 Bring home...
Special Olympics Illinois6 days ago
Next stop? Wimbledon. 🎾 #ChooseToInclude

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