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Teens and college students are the future leaders of Special Olympics.
It's the mission of Special Olympics to show the world the capabilities of people with intellectual disabilities.
We have over 4.5 million athletes of all ages with intellectual disabilities around the world.
Our celebrity supporters are Olympians, professional athletes, social leaders, and movie and music stars.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver was a pioneer in the struggle for the rights of people with intellectual disabilities.
Direction for our movement comes from leaders in government, entertainment, sports and business.
All adults and children with intellectual disabilities can become Special Olympics athletes. Here's how.
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I am Sebastian Palmeri’s mother and I feel like the mother of a rock star. My son has become a real winner and this has only happened since we found out about Special Olympics.
Presenting Sponsor for East Asia Gala Dinner since 2012
Special Olympics development supporter in East Asia since 2003.
Sponsor for East Asia Gala Dinner and events in China.
Special Olympics development supporter in East Asia since 2013.
Presenting Sponsor for Unified Schools Program
Inter-City Unified Competition Sponsor in China since 2012
Special Olympics development supporter in East Asia since 2006.
Excellent Sponsor for the the Unified Schools Program
Funding Special Olympics work worldwide.
Global Impact Partner for Special Olympics.
Official partner of Special Olympics North America.
Special Olympics Founding Partner.
Global Presenting Sponsor of Unified Sports®.
Official global supplier of ophthalmic lenses.
Expanding health services for people with intellectual disabilities.
Provides protective sports eyewear.
Supports access to quality eye care.
Supports Special Olympics Youth Programs.
Revolutionizing information systems that power our games.
Provides consumer insights to grow our brand.
Celebrating over 30 years of partnership with Special Olympics.
Supplies optical frames and sunglasses.
Provides greater inclusion of children with disabilities.
Powering our global youth marketing campaign.
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