Special Olympics brought Macy's family hope in a moment of hopelessness. You can do the same for another athlete with intellectual disabilities.
Test your knowledge about the importance of inclusion in health, sports and education.
The Peanut Butter Falcon, starring Zack Gottsagen (athlete) and produced by Dr. Timothy Shriver (Special Olympics Chairman) is in theaters now. Learn about the talent behind the hit film.
Students with and without intellectual disabilities are teaching the world about inclusion.
By playing and leading together, we are creating an inclusive and welcoming world for all!
Special Olympics offers many ways to take part. There are short-term and long-term volunteer opportunities, the option of playing Unified Sports and to become a Special Olympics athlete.
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Donation Amount
Monthly Recurring
OUR ORGANIZATION
Our Reach
5,468,333
ATHLETES
106,300
COMPETITIONS
1,151,088
VOLUNTEERS
193
COUNTRIES
176,203
ATHLETE HEALTH SCREENINGS
17%
INCREASE IN UNIFIED TEAMMATES