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Student has lasting impact on elementary school

Most would agree that schools have a profound impact on their students, but what about students having a profound impact on their schools? Brooks Global Elementary School in Greensboro is a perfect example of the lasting impact a student can make and how it can benefit others for years to come. Dustin Edmondson’s elementary school […]

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2017 Plane Pull® to benefit Special Olympics NC raises important funds

The 2017 Plane Pull® presented by Credit Suisse to benefit Special Olympics North Carolina was a success with more than 60 teams competing and collectively raising $100,000, according to Special Olympics North Carolina President/CEO Keith L. Fishburne.  “Participating teams from across the state had a great time competing for bragging rights while supporting nearly 40,000 registered […]

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PUBLIX Shoppers Support Special Olympics Throughout January

Save money at Publix and support Special Olympics with Procter & Gamble coupons Raleigh, NC – Publix, Procter & Gamble, and Special Olympics have partnered together for 37 years to help people with intellectual disabilities achieve their dreams.  Starting December 31 through January 21, they are offering shoppers several ways to save money while supporting […]

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2016 Plane Pull® to Benefit Special Olympics NC Raises Important Funds

The 2016 Plane Pull® presented by Credit Suisse to benefit Special Olympics North Carolina was a success with nearly 80 teams competing and collectively raising $110,000, according to Special Olympics North Carolina President/CEO Keith L. Fishburne. “Participating teams from across the state had a great time competing for bragging rights while supporting nearly 40,000 registered Special […]

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Special Olympics North Carolina Presents Commitment to Excellence Award to Cafe Carolina and Bakery Co-Owner Ron Hines

3/21/16 (Raleigh,NC) – Ron Hines, of Raleigh, co-owner of Cafe Carolina and Bakery was presented with the James Long Commitment to Excellence Award by Special Olympics North Carolina during a Special Olympics North Carolina Board of Directors meeting at the organization’s headquarters in Cary on Thursday, March 17, according to Special Olympics North Carolina President/CEO, Keith […]

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North Carolina Leg of the World’s Largest Truck Convoy for Special Olympics Raised $42,540

One hundred sixty-eight registered trucks participated 10/08/15  Charlotte, N.C. – Law enforcement and truckers throughout the United States and Canada joined forces to hold the World’s Largest Truck Convoy on Sept. 19, 2015. North Carolina hosted a leg of the Convoy in Charlotte at the PNC Music Pavilion.  A total of 168 registered trucks participated […]

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Red Robin Teams Up with Local Law Enforcement for 10th Annual Tip-A-Cop Fundraiser to Benefit Special Olympics

Law Enforcement officers to wait tables at participating Red Robin restaurants in North Carolina Raleigh, N.C. – There’s a new server in town! This October, law enforcement officers across the country will trade their ticket books for order pads and unite at Red Robin® restaurants* to serve guests for a special cause. Red Robin’s 10th [...]
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Over The Edge Interest Party To Be Held At Triangle Rock Club On Aug. 16

What:                      Triangle Rock Club hosts Over the Edge for Special Olympics NC Interest Party When:                      Sunday, Aug 16 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Where:                    102 Pheasant Wood Court, Morrisville, NC Description:       Interested Over the Edge participants will rappel from the Triangle Rock Club’s 40 foot […]

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Special Olympics Flame of Hope to Be Carried Through North Carolina June 1-5 in the First-Ever Unified Relay Across America

Public Encouraged to Be Torchbearers (Raleigh, NC)-   North Carolina will be part of the national Unified Relay Across America presented by Bank of America June 1-5 in an effort to mobilize and unite the nation in celebrating the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games to be held in Los Angeles in July. The relay is […]

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