Featured Events

Change For Champions
WHEN: July 1-31 WHERE: 187 Jewel-Oscos in Illinois   During July, Jewel-Osco is relaunching its annual at-register fundraising campaign through
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Chicago Ducky Derby
WHEN: AUGUST 8, 2019 WHERE: WABASH STREET-CHICAGO 401 NORTH MICHIGAN AVE. CHICAGO, IL 60611 COST: $5/DUCK CONTACT: Shelley Chenoweth 630-519-6059
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Off the Mound with Ryan Dempster
Former Cubs Pitcher Ryan Dempster to Host Live Show Benefitting Special Olympics Illinois CHICAGO, IL. – Join Anthony Rizzo, Jeremy
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Inspiring Stories

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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Change For Champions-Meet Eve Erita
On June 28, Jewel-Osco employee and Special Olympics Illinois athlete Eve Erita thought she was attending a summer luncheon in
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Saneatha Trice Breaks down Barriers Beyond Sport
Saneatha has been a participant with Special Olympics Illinois through PTOEC since 2014. She began in gymnastics and quickly added
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Meet Maria Meyer- 2019 Duck Derby Ambassador
Over 60,000 rubber ducks will drop off the Wabash Bridge into the Chicago River at 1 p.m. August 8, 2019!
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Hiram Brownell Visited 107 Casey’s General Stores to Spread the Special Olympics Mission
  Hiram Brownell visited 107 Casey’s General Stores in the last year.  How many people can say that? After you
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Meet Ben Simpson
Ben Simpson has been competing in Special Olympics Illinois for 25 years and is an active participant in basketball, equestrian,
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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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SOILL athlete Georgia was surprised when Westmoreland Country Club employees surprised her for her birthday! Happy Birthday Georgia! 🥳 #ChooseToInclude
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