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Government & NGO Partners

Runners standing together in a group, the two lead runners are holding the Torch of Hope together.
Partnerships between Special Olympics, governments and non-government/non-profit organizations provide valuable support to our movement as we transform lives and expand our programming reach around the world. These multi-faceted relationships enhance Special Olympics’ robust platform, further growing our capacity to deliver life-changing and life-saving interventions to people with intellectual disabilities and champion change at the highest levels of governance.

Spirit Partners

  • One Night
  • City Football Group

*The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention supports the work of Special Olympics Health in the United States.

2011 World Game Opening Ceremony at night with bleachers full and a light show in the sky.

Gifts that Give Back

There are many ways you can support Special Olympics’ mission to create a more inclusive world. Explore fun and easy ways to give back to Special Olympics through your purchases and activities below. Thank you for supporting our work to end discrimination against people with intellectual disabilities.