Inspiring Stories

March Madness
SOILL Hoops It Up Last Weekend Basketball Teams From Across the State Competed at Not One, but Two State Basketball
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Capitol Hill Day
Special Olympics Illinois athletes Sophia Vasilakopoulos, Sarah King, and Courtney Kruger Made a Case of Impact and Need for Critical
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Seun Adigun Spends the Day with Special Olympics Illinois Athletes
On Monday, February 18, Seun Adigun – Double Olympian- came back home to Chicago to spend the day with the
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UNSUNG HERO: Bill Asbury
Bill Asbury, Special Olympics Illinois volunteer, Board Member, and father of an athlete, was presented an unsung hero award for
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Athlete. Student. Advocate- Bree Bogucki
“She’s the kind of kid you’re going to look back & say she changed the world.” Check out our very
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What a Year!
It’s been quite a year for Special Olympics! As we come to close of 2018, we reflect on all the
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Flynn Marshall’s Story | Down Syndrome Awareness Month
Written by Jay Marshall, proud Father of Flynn Marshall October, among other things, is also Down Syndrome Awareness Month.  I
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Special Olympics Illinois and Six Flags Great America Hosted the 5th Annual Coaster Challenge
Special Olympics Illinois hosted the 5th Annual Coaster Challenge on September 15, 2018, at Six Flags Great America.  The event
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Fueling Inclusion | 2018 LETR Truck Convoy
  This weekend, Law Enforcement Torch Run presents the first of three Truck Convoys for Special Olympics Illinois. Law Enforcement
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Jackie and Paige Unified Bocce Partners take on USA Games in Seattle!
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