March Madness

SOILL Hoops It Up Last Weekend Basketball Teams From Across the State Competed at Not One, but Two State Basketball Tournaments It was all about the hoops this past weekend at the 2019 State Basketball Tournament hosted by Illinois State University and Illinois Wesleyan University. The tournament ran from Friday, March 15 to Sunday, March…

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Illinois Teams with a Unified Dream

Striving towards social inclusion through the Special Olympics Unified Cup Media Link CHICAGO – The 50th Anniversary of the Special Olympics this year will introduce a new phase in the world of Unified Sports, a program that works to bring people with and without intellectual disabilities together to compete on the same teams. The transition…

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2017 Maggiano’s Hero Award Recipients

On November 27, 2017, Special Olympics Illinois supporters gathered at Maggiano’s in Schaumburg for an evening to celebrate the Honorees of the 2017 Maggiano’s Hero Award. This award is given to a person, family, group or business which has demonstrated an exemplary commitment to Special Olympics Illinois.  It serves as a way to recognize efforts…

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