Stories

Hiram Brownell Visited 107 Casey’s General Stores to Spread the Special Olympics Mission
  Hiram Brownell visited 107 Casey’s General Stores in the last year.  How many people can say that? After you
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Meet Ben Simpson
Ben Simpson has been competing in Special Olympics Illinois for 25 years and is an active participant in basketball, equestrian,
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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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Chicago Ducky Derby
WHEN: AUGUST 8, 2019 WHERE: WABASH STREET-CHICAGO 401 NORTH MICHIGAN AVE. CHICAGO, IL 60611 COST: $5/DUCK CONTACT: Shelley Chenoweth 630-519-6059
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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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