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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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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Congratulations to Jose Moreno: 2019 Niles North Distinguished Alumnus Award Recipient
                      Each year, Niles North High School recognizes one alumnus
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Governor Pritzker Proclaims Special Olympics Illinois Day
  On May 29, 2019, First Lady Pritzker invited Special Olympics Illinois athletes and leaders to a special lunch. That
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Casey’s & Coca-Cola team up to Support Special Olympics
  During the entire month of June, Casey’s General Store and Coca Cola are teaming up to benefit Special Olympics!
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LETR Officer Wins Distinguished Service Medal
Normal Police Detective & Torch Run Officer, Wins Distinguished Service Medal by the Presidential Service Center for her work with
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SOILL Prom Royalty
For Special Olympic Illinois athletes Alyssa SanFilippo and Chris Jorjorian, senior year in high school is all about making memories,
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Patrick McCarthy’s Be Your Best Video Debuted @ Inspire Greatness Gala
Patrick McCarthy’s Be Your Best Video Debuted at the 12th Annual Inspire Greatness Gala for Special Olympics Illinois The event
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Dunkin’ Cop on a Rooftop
WHEN: May 17, 2019 @ 5:00 am – 12:00 pm WHERE: Various Locations Illinois USA CONTACT:  Sandy Nash  618-974-9010 snash@soill.org
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Daniel Smrokowski SSIGM Blog #1: My World Games Experience
My Special Olympics World Games 2019 experience was incredible and impactful. In my role as a Sargent Shriver International Global
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