Team North Carolina needs your help to get to the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games
With just weeks to go until the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games, Team NC needs your help to make their Seattle dreams become a reality! The entire team is working to raise $2,018 each to offset the cost of their trip to USA Games. All members of Team NC have individual fundraising goals and you can support them by donating online. Cheer for Team NC by making a donation today!
Athletes shine at the 2018 SONC Summer Games
Nearly 1,900 athletes and Unified Partners from across the state excelled at the 2018 SONC Summer Games June 1-3 in various Raleigh-area locations. Athletes competed in one of nine sports and enjoyed many fun activities like Opening Ceremony, Olympic Town, a dance and Healthy Athletes screenings. Photos and results are now posted. View coverage of the event courtesy of the News & Observer.
Expanded health screenings offered at Summer Games
Athletes competing at the 2018 Special Olympics North Carolina Summer Games had access to expanded Healthy Athletes screenings on both Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2. Over the course of the two days, more than 900 screenings were provided. Athletes received instruction on oral hygiene, proper nutrition and relaxation techniques.
Enter for your chance to win a Polaris Ranger 500
Purchase your $10 ticket to win a Polaris Ranger 500 and support Special Olympics North Carolina! A winner will be drawn on November 1, 2018 and only 5,000 tickets will be sold so buy your ticket today.
Get ready for the 2018-2019 school year, Unified Champion Schools!
Congratulations on a great 2017-2018 school year! Special Olympics North Carolina has more than 300 Unified Champion Schools and we want you to join the inclusive movement! 2018-2019 application coming soon. Email UnifiedSchools@sonc.net for more information.