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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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Off the Mound with Ryan Dempster
Former Cubs Pitcher Ryan Dempster to Host Live Show Benefitting Special Olympics Illinois CHICAGO, IL. – Join Anthony Rizzo, Jeremy
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SOILL: U.S. FY2020 Budget Proposal & S.O. Funding
UPDATE: 3/28/19: We express our gratitude to President Trump for re-authorizing funding for Special Olympics school-based programming. He joins a
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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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Stay up to Date with All Things Abu Dhabi
Keep up with the Team in Abu Dhabi: 2019 World Games Abu Dhabi Scoop 1 2019 World Games Abu Dhabi
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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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