Yadkin County

Welcome to Special Olympics Yadkin County!

Special Olympics Yadkin County is made up of passionate, committed individuals from every walk of life who recognize the value and unique gifts of people who with intellectual disabilities. Together we share the common belief in dignity, equality and opportunity for all people.

Our goals as a local program are to focus on obtaining growing support and help build awareness and establish connections with important organizations and local government. The local program steering committee will work tirelessly to ensure a quality sports experience for Special Olympics Yadkin County athletes and an inclusive environment for them and their families. To help improve the lives of people with intellectual disabilities and build a better, more accepting community in Yadkin County.

Special Olympics Yadkin County Committee Meetings

  • Date: 3rd Thursday of the Month
  • Time: 6:00 PM
  • Location: New Horizons Adult Day Center

Everyone is welcome to attend these meetings.

Upcoming Events


Feb 16 Basketball Boonville Elementary

Apr 20 Softball Boonville Elementary

May 4 Funday Forbush Friends Church

Sports Offered

Contact Information

Local Program Coordinator

Cathy Sparks

2401 Lime Rock Road
Boonville, NC  27011

Community Resource Director – West

Melanie Guntner Black

919-719-7662 x133

VP of Community Resources

Lindsay Waldron

704-358-1935 x161