Stories

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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 In Remembrance of Denny Alldridge
A long-time leader of the Special Olympics Movement Denny Alldridge, former CEO of Special Olympics Wisconsin and longtime leader of
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Phillip’s Flowers & Gifts in Westmont Joins the Inclusion Revolution
In of Support Co-Worker, Friend, and Special Olympics Illinois Athlete, Michele Forzley Michele Forzley began her journey with Special Olympics
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The Inclusion Revolution Manifesto
August 26, 2018, BY Daniel Smrokowski and Special Olympics Maryland Athlete Leader Adam Hayes.  This article was originally posted on SpecialChronicles.com and this video was
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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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Over 60,000 Rubber Ducks Splashed in to the Chicago River | Thursday August 9
The 13th Annual Chicago Ducky Derby Made a Record-Breaking Splash with over 60,000 Rubber Ducks adopted to Support Special Olympics
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Daniel Smrokowski talks with friend of the program, Tim Shriver, chairman of Special Olympics.
On Special Chronicles Podcast Episode 301, Daniel Smrokowski talks with friend of the program, Tim Shriver, chairman of Special Olympics.  Recorded LIVE
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Illinois Teams with a Unified Dream
Striving towards social inclusion through the Special Olympics Unified Cup Media Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EsT6KwlQOq4 CHICAGO – The 50th Anniversary of the
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Special Olympics Athlete From ’68 Games Is Co-Grand Marshal For 2018 USA Games
BY: JILL HAMMERGREN At today’s Opening Ceremony, Special Olympics athlete Tim Corrigan from Chicago served as the Co-Grand Marshal. The
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Just Keep Swimming – One Athlete’s Journey to Gold
Special Olympics gold medalist Amanda Bratton on family, motivation, and winning it all By: Lauren Hankins & Ellie Dennis SEATTLE
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