At the Best Buddies Challenge, celebrities like Tom Brady and Guy Fieri work and play alongside people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to show that everybody deserves to be included.
Special Olympics athletes spoke at the United Nations Conference of States Parties to the CRPD on 10 June.
Dive into Summer and Washington, D.C.'s National Harbor waters on June 23, 2019
Messengers made quite the positive impact at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.
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Donation Amount
Monthly Recurring
OUR ORGANIZATION
Our Reach
5,169,489
ATHLETES
103,540
COMPETITIONS
1,114,697
VOLUNTEERS
174
COUNTRIES
195,471
ATHLETE HEALTH SCREENINGS
17%
INCREASE IN UNIFIED TEAMMATES