Special Olympics North Carolina News
Just Dance Challenge
Special Olympics and Just Dance, the top dance and music videogame, are teaming up to create the 1st Annual 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!
Motorcycle Raffle Concludes
Congratulations April Merriweather of Raleigh who won the BMW RTP 1200 retired, custom painted, police geared motorcycle in the NC Torch Run Motorcycle raffle on Nov. 8! View photos of her accepting the keys to her custom painted bike.
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.
Fall Tournament is a Huge Success
Congratulations to the nearly 1,000 athletes and Unified Partners who competed in cycling, golf, roller skating, soccer and tennis at the 2014 SONC Fall Tournament in High Point Nov. 8-9. Photos and results are now available!