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Celebrating 50 Years
Starting now, we are celebrating 50 years of creating a more inclusive, welcoming world for all. Learn more.
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The 2018 USA Games were a big hit in Seattle!
Athletes from across the U.S. competed in 14 summer sports July 1-6. Learn more.
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The Revolution Is Inclusion
Join the Revolution along with WWE Star, Mark Henry, Seattle Seahawks, Shaquem and Shaquill Griffen and more.
Through the power of our athletes, sports and Unified Partners, Special Olympics is ushering in a new world of unity, tolerance, and respect. #ChooseToInclude
Take our Inclusion Pledge now!
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Smithsonian Highlights Our Athletes, Our History
“Special Olympics at 50” celebrates diversity and inclusion in sports. Learn more.
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Let the countdown begin!
Less than a year to go till the next Special Olympics World Games, set for 14-21 March 2019 in Abu Dhabi. These will be the first World Games in the Middle East, spreading joy and inclusion worldwide!
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Didier Drogba Announced as Special Olympics’ newest Global Ambassador
Global football (soccer) legend Didier Drogba will help promote inclusion for people with intellectual disabilities. Read more here.
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Azerbaijan to host Groundbreaking Special Olympics Global Youth Leadership Forum
International leaders with & without intellectual disabilities promoting inclusion
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Changing Attitudes
Every day, our athletes inspire people everywhere to open their hearts to a wider world of human talents and potential.
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