Special Olympics North Carolina News
Vote Daily for SONC Volunteer Bob Bowler
Longtime Special Olympics NC volunteer Bob Bowler of Charlotte is a finalist in the NASCAR Foundation’s Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award presented by Nationwide, an award given annually to a NASCAR fan who has made a profound impact on the youth in their community. For the past 31 years, Bob has coached nearly 3,000 athletes and raised more than $1 million for people with intellectual disabilities. Vote daily for Bob to win this prestigious award and Special Olympics NC will also win a $100,000 prize! Vote at www.NASCAR.com/award through Dec. 3rd! Watch a video about Bob!
Fall Tournament was Fantastic
Congratulations to the nearly 900 athletes who participated in the 2015 SONC Fall Tournament in High Point. Many thanks for the High Point community for hosting a first-rate competition for the 10th straight year! Results and photos are now available.
Finish Line Supports Special Olympics
Thank you Finish Line for helping create inclusion for athletes of all abilities! Now through Dec 31, the Finish Line Youth Foundation will donate funds collected from customers in over 600 Finish Line stores to Special Olympics. Visit a local store today.
SONC Athletes Step Into New Leadership Roles