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Sign up now for the Triad Chill Polar Plunge

Register now for the coolest event in the Triad! Everyone will be freezin’ for a reason on February 25 at the Triad Chill at Wet N’ Wild Emerald Pointe in Greensboro. Get excited for the Triad Chill thanks to Fox8.

Athletes hit the slopes at SONC Winter Games

Athletes excelled at the 2017 SONC Winter Games – Alpine Skiing and Snowboarding at Appalachian Ski Mountain in Boone Jan. 8-9. Results are now available and photos will be posted soon.

Save at Publix while supporting Special Olympics with Procter & Gamble coupons

From December 31 to January 21, 19 Publix stores across North Carolina are offering several ways for shoppers to save while supporting Special Olympics! Customers will receive over $10 in Procter and Gamble coupons when they donate to Special Olympics. Find a participating Publix store and more ways to support Special Olympics here

Support North Carolinians attending 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games

Kristen Milstead and Maurice Watts are getting ready for the 2017 Special Olympics World Games to be held in Austria March 14-25, 2017.  Milstead and Watts will join the 210-member Special Olympics USA and compete in Alpine skiing. Special Olympics will pay all expenses associated with both athletes’ participation in the 2017 World Winter Games; however, donations are being accepted by Special Olympics North Carolina in support of Kristen and Maurice’s efforts to go to Austria. 

Unified Champion School applications are now being accepted

Unified Champion Schools (formerly known as Project UNIFY Schools) bring youth with and without intellectual disabilities together through education and sports to create school communities of acceptance and respect. Is your school interested in becoming a Unified Champion School for the 2016-2017 school year? Apply now and join the inclusive movement!

Registration today for the 2017 Torch Run Conference!

More than 300 law enforcement officers from across North Carolina will come together to share ideas and plan for the 2017 Law Enforcement Torch Run fundraising year at the 2017 Torch Run Conference in Pinehurst January 30-February 1. Conference highlights include a Unified golf experience at Pinehurst, Boots & BBQ social, silent auction and fundraising expo. View the full agenda and register today.

Individuals to be freezin’ for a reason in 2017

Join the coolest craze in North Carolina and sign up today to participate in a Polar Plunge! Plunges will take place across North Carolina through February to benefit Special Olympics NC.  Find a Polar Plunge near you

2015-2016 SONC Health Report

The 2015-2016 SONC Health Report is now available. This comprehensive document offers a look at the state of health programming for Special Olympics NC athletes.  Read more

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