Press Releases: Special Olympics in North America

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شوال 16, 1432

Los Angeles to Host 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

The world’s largest sports and humanitarian event is coming to the world’s capital for media and entertainment.

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رمضان 25, 1432

Special Olympics Ranked Number One for People With Disabilities by Philanthropedia

Special Olympics has earned the number one spot on a newly released national list of high-impact non-profit organizations serving people with disabilities.The ranking came from Philanthropedia, a subsidiary of industry non-profit data leader Guidestar, which evaluates nonprofit effectiveness.

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رمضان 01, 1432

Michael Phelps Becomes Special Olympics' Newest Global Ambassador

Following the World Swimming Championships in Shanghai, China, Special Olympics announced a new partnership with the Michael Phelps Foundation and appointed the international swimming legend as a Special Olympics Global Ambassador.

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شعبان 02, 1432

Special Olympics World Summer Games Athens 2011 Closes with Celebration of Athletes & Volunteers

Tomorrow evening on Monday 4 July, Special Olympics World Summer Games ATHENS 2011 will come to a close after 10 days of competition among nearly 7000 athletes from almost 180 countries.

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رجب 25, 1432

Coca-Cola Marketing Campaigns Put Spotlight on Special Olympics World Summer Games Athens 2011

Harnessing the power of an integrated marketing campaign that includes engagement via social media, in-store retail displays, fund-raising activities, employee volunteers, a television commercial and experiential activity, The Coca-Cola Company is creating greater awareness for the Special Olympics World Summer Games ATHENS 2011.

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رجب 21, 1432

Celebrities, Olympians and Special Olympics Athletes Unite for Unity Sports Events at World GamesNew exhibition events debuted at World Games Athens 2011

Special Olympics will introduce a new sports exhibition at the World Games, Unity Sports Events, a series of competitions that pair people with and without intellectual disabilities to compete alongside one another on the field of play.

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رجب 21, 1432

Dr. Jill Biden to Lead Presidential Delegation to the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games

On Friday, June 24th, Dr. Jill Biden will lead a Presidential Delegation to the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, Greece

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رجب 20, 1432

President Obama Announces the Designation of a Presidential Delegation to Athens, Greece to Attend the Special Olympics World Summer Games

President Barack Obama today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to Athens, Greece to attend the Special Olympics World Summer Games.

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رجب 19, 1432

Celebrate: Special Olympics

Special Olympics International & Hilton HHonors invite media to a special reception honoring the athletes and volunteers of the World Summer Games.

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جمادى الثانية 06, 1432

AT&T Joins Forces with Special Olympics to Support Athletes Across the Country

AT&T* and Special Olympics announced today the launch of a new cause-related marketing initiative to support the organization and its mission to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

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جمادى الثانية 02, 1432

Procter & Gamble Honors Moms of Special Olympics Athletes by Supporting the Global Movement and Special Olympics Team USA's Journey to the Upcoming World Games

Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), proud partner of Special Olympics for thirty-one years, announced today a program that honors Special Olympics moms by supporting their sons and daughters with a gift to Special Olympics of $250,000 to support local programs and services.

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ربيع الثاني 23, 1432

Red Robin Raises Record-Breaking $744,000 during National Tip-A-Cop Events to Support Special Olympics

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (Red Robin) and law enforcement officers in cities across the country raised a record-breaking $744,000 during national in-restaurant Tip-A-Cop events and a week-long burger fundraiser to support Special Olympics.

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ربيع الثاني 03, 1432

Special Olympics’ Kathryn Clark Honored With Peace Corps’ Kennedy Service Award

Over the weekend Special Olympics’ Director of Athlete Leadership Programs Kathryn Clark was one of six members of the Peace Corps family to be honored with receiving the 2011 John F. Kennedy Service Award.

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ربيع الأول 28, 1432

Special Olympics and Best Buddies International Urge Congress- "Don't Send People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities into the Dark"

Special Olympics and Best Buddies International joined together yesterday on Capitol Hill to urge members of the House and Senate to continue a national commitment by the U.S. Congress to support both programs through partial funding.

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ربيع الأول 04, 1432

America’s Strongest Man and “World’s Strongest” Police Officer Derek Poundstone Joins Special Olympics As Law Enforcement Torch Run® Global Ambassador

Special Olympics announced on Saturday that America’s Strongest Man and Naugatuck, CT police officer Derek Poundstone has joined the Special Olympics family as the Movement’s first-ever Law Enforcement Torch Run® Global Ambassador.

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صفر 14, 1432

Special Olympics Mourns the Loss of Sargent Shriver

Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr. died this afternoon at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, MD, surrounded by his family.

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صفر 11, 1432

NCAA Division III Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and Special Olympics Officialy Team-Up

The Division III Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and Special Olympics announced a partnership during the Division III business session, part of the NCAA Convention.

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محرم 29, 1432

2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games Finalists Announced

Special Olympics International has announced two finalists to host the Special Olympics World Summer Games in 2015: Los Angeles, California and South Africa.

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