Special Olympics North Carolina News
Over the Edge 2014 is Quickly Approaching
Daredevils in Raleigh and Charlotte are preparing to “Walk on the Wild Side” by going Over the Edge for Special Olympics North Carolina. Participants who raise $1,000 will have the opportunity to rappel down the side of a skyscraper on Sept. 27 in Charlotte and Oct. 4 in Raleigh.
World’s Largest Truck Convoy to Benefit SONC
The World’s Largest Truck Convoy will pull into Charlotte Saturday, Sept. 20. This event is a unique one-day celebration in which local law enforcement officers escort a convoy of trucks through cities and towns in 38 US states and Canadian provinces to raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics athletes. There is still time to register and be part of this great celebration of the trucking industry and its unwavering support of Special Olympics.
The Equestrian Tournament Leads off the Fall Season!
The first state-level event will be the SONC Equestrian Tournament scheduled for September 19 through 21 and head of delegation (detailed event) information is now available. Volunteers are still needed!
Meanwhile, qualifying events for fall sports including bocce, cycling, golf, roller skating, soccer and tennis fill the month of September with lots of opportunities for volunteers to get involved here as well. Join us and see true ability!
Cafe Carolina Hosts Sweet Promotion for SONC
Cafe Carolina is offering its customers a sweet way to give throughout the month of September. For a $1 donation to Special Olympics NC, customers will receive a fresh, oversize cookie for free. Head to Cafe Carolina today to add a little extra sweetness to your day.