Region D

Region D provides programming for people in the city of Chicago.

There are many opportunities available for you to get involved with Special Olympics including serving as a volunteer or committee member, helping with fundraising or competing as an athlete. If you live in the Region and want to find out more about the local program, please contact one of the staff members listed below.

Region D is a partnership between Special Olympics Illinois, the Chicago Park District, Chicago Public Schools and Special Children’s Charities.

Download the Region Profile Sheet for more information

Region D Contact Info

Brenden Cannon – Director

Dani Chitwood – Assistant Director

Kathy McLaughlin – Director – Development

Jaimie Yagunich – Manager – Sports

Alesia Rivera – Administrative Assistant

Megan Reaska –  Manager – Sports

Region D Chicago Office

1644 N. Honore, Ste. 205
Chicago, IL 60622
Phone: 773-278-2178

Chicago Park District

Special Olympics Program
4434 S. Lake Park Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60653
Phone: 312-747-6274

Chicago Public Schools

Special Olympics Program
Sports Administration
54 N. Hermitage
Chicago, Illinois 60612
Phone: 773-534-0770

Events

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Apr
23
Tue
Region D MATP @ DeLaSalle High School
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
May
2
Thu
Region D Spring Games Opening Ceremony @ Soldier Field
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
May
6
Mon
Region D Spring Games @ Eckersall Stadium
May 6 @ 9:00 am – May 10 @ 2:00 pm
May
17
Fri
Region D Bowling North (Juniors and High School) @ Waveland Bowl
May 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Region D Bowling Central (Juniors and High School) @ Habetler Bowl
May 17 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Region D Bowling South (Juniors and High School) @ Arena Lanes
May 17 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
May
18
Sat
Region D Bowling Central (Seniors) @ Waveland Bowl
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Region D Bowling North (Seniors) @ Habetler Bowl
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Region D Bowling South (Seniors) @ Arena Lanes
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
14th Annual Young Professionals Board Pub Crawl
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
May
28
Tue
Region D Young Athletes Culminating Event (North) @ Horner Park
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
May
29
Wed
Region D Young Athletes Culminating Event (Central) @ Armor Square Park
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
May
30
Thu
Region D Young Athletes Culminating Event (South) @ Kennedy Park
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
4
Tue
Region D Softball-CPS North @ Horner Park
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
5
Wed
Region D Softball-CPS South @ Washington Park
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
13
Thu
Region D Softball Teams and Individual Skills @ Washington Park
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Jul
10
Wed
Region D Tennis @ Waveland Park Tennis Courts
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Jul
17
Wed
Region D Golf @ Jackson Park Golf Course
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sep
11
Wed
Region D Flag Football (CPS) @ La Villita Park
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Sep
21
Sat
Region D Bocce @ McGuane Park
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sep
25
Wed
Region D Floor Hockey-Individual Skills (North) @ Quest Multi-Sport Complex
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Sep
26
Thu
Region D Floor Hockey-Individual Skills (South) @ Quest Multi-Sport Complex
Sep 26 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Sep
28
Sat
Region D Flag Football (Parks/Agencies) @ La Villita Park
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm