Area 13 / Northeastern

Area 13 was founded in 2010 and provides programming for people in the counties of McHenry and Lake.

There are many opportunities available for you to get involved with Special Olympics including serving as a volunteer or committee member, helping with fundraising or competing as an athlete. If you live in the Area and want to find out more about the local program, please contact the Area Director.

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area13Area 13 Contact Info

Cannon,Brenden 11

Brenden Cannon – Area Director

Katelin Sheppard – Manager Sports

Kristen Wisniewski – Manager Business Development & Partnerships

103 Schelter Rd #25
Lincolnshire IL 60069
1-224-377-8378
1-847-478-0982 (fax)

Events

Volunteer Today

 

Oct
22
Sun
Area 13 Floor Hockey Skills @ Hersey High School
Oct 22 all-day
Nov
4
Sat
Northern Sectional Bowling – Area 1 @ Cherry Bowl
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Dec
10
Sun
Area 13 Basketball – Individual Skills & Female Teams @ Highland Park High School
Dec 10 all-day
Feb
24
Sat
Polar Plunge – Mendota @ Lake Mendota
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Polar Plunge - Mendota @ Lake Mendota | Mendota | Illinois | United States

Take the Plunge

The Polar Plunge, presented by Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into the frigid waters of Lake Mendota. Participants must raise $100 in donations from friends, family and co-workers in exchange for jumping into the icy waters.

 

Feb
25
Sun
Polar Plunge – Fox Lake @ Lakefront Park - Fox Lake
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Polar Plunge - Fox Lake @ Lakefront Park - Fox Lake | Fox Lake | Illinois | United States

Take the Plunge

The Polar Plunge, presented by Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into the frigid waters of Fox Lake. Participants must raise $100 in donations from friends, family and co-workers in exchange for jumping into the icy waters.