Special Olympics North Carolina News
Pins Will Be Crashing Down Across the State!
The state-level bowling tournament will take place in three cities across North Carolina on Sunday, Dec. 8. More than 900 athletes and Unified Partners have been practicing for weeks in preparation for this competition which will occur in Durham, Greensboro and Newton. Detailed event information is now available.
From Copper to Gold!
In December, new Special Olympics sponsor Tommie Copper, the originator of copper-infused compression and performance apparel, kicks off its support of Special Olympics and Special Olympics Team USA. For each transaction made between Dec. 1-31 on www.tommiecopper.com, Tommie Copper will donate $1 to Special Olympics athletes, including Special Olympics Team USA members on their journey to the 2015 World Games.
A New Way to Give to SONC
Donate that auto, boat, yacht, truck or RV that’s no longer needed to Special Olympics North Carolina! Receive the maximum legal tax deductions and possibly a partial cash payment. Get more information about car, boat, RV and other property donations or receive a “no obligation” evaluation of your potential vehicle or other property donation today.
Over the Edge Fundraisers Raise $242,000 for SONC
The unique Over the Edge fundraisers held in Raleigh and Charlotte this past October raised a total of $242,000 for Special Olympics NC athletes! One hundred-forty thrill seekers raised $180,000 at the Raleigh event and 60 brave rapellers raised $80,000 at the Charlotte event. Registration for the 2014 events (Raleigh Oct. 4; Charlotte Sept27) will be open soon.