Finances and Accountability

Special Olympics Illinois values the contributions it receives from all of its donors and is committed to being good stewards of the dollars it raises to support individuals with intellectual disabilities through sports, health and Leadership programming. While we celebrate our accomplishments, there is still a lot of work to do to expand our reach and the need is great.

The Impact of your Gift

Everyday, Special Olympics Illinois Athletes prove that anything can happen and anything can be. Your gift provides this opportunity to more than 23,000 athletes and 13,000 Young Athletes.

Our Accountability

82% Allocation

82% of every dollar raised goes directly to programming in Sports, Health and Leadership.

Free to Participate

Special Olympics Illinois does not charge a participation fee to take part in its programming.

Our Accolades

Special Olympics Illinois is accredited by Special Olympics, Inc. for the Benefit of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities.