Special Olympics North Carolina News
Holiday Gifts Ideas that Give More
This holiday season give gifts that give more and help Special Olympics NC transform more lives through sport! View holiday promotions for coffee, jewelry, greeting cards and much more!
Pins Will Be Crashing Across the State!
Hundreds of athletes and Unified Partners will be competing in the state-level bowling tournament on Sunday, December 7 in Newton, Greensboro and Durham. Head of Delegation (Detailed Event) information is now available. And it is not too late to sign up to volunteer!
Just Dance Challenge
Special Olympics and Just Dance, the top dance and music videogame, are teaming up to create the Just Dance Challenge, a three month online fundraising promotion (through Jan. 31) to raise money for Special Olympics while spreading the message of inclusion and empowerment! View this celebrity video for more information. Then register at esports.specialolympics.org and get dancing!
Over the Edge Raises $260,000 for Special Olympics NC
The final totals raised in the unique Over the Edge fundraisers hosted in Charlotte and Raleigh in the fall are in and $260,000 was raised for Special Olympics NC! Special Thanks for Cafe Carolina and Bakery for raising more than $32,000 with their “A Sweet Way to Help” cookie campaign for the event in Raleigh.
Finish Line Supports SONC Athletes
Our partner Finish Line continues to help Special Olympics athletes stay fit for life and strive for their personal best! The Finish Line Youth Foundation donated free shoes/apparel (worth $100 per athlete) to 10 Special Olympics Stanley County at the Concord Mills store this month! Thank you Finish Line! Finish Line will also donate funds collected from customers in over 600 Finish Line stores nationwide from Nov. 7 -Dec. 31.