Entries by SOGA

Strike the R-Word – September 29

Strike the R-word with us on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at Bowlmor Atlanta. Have fun bowling in this annual fundraiser while you help raise awareness of how the R-word hurts people with intellectual disabilities as well as their families and friends. Registration for the event is $50 and that includes food, goody bags, free shoe rental, […]

SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES CENTRAL

The 2015 Special Olympics World Games from Los Angeles are here! Catch all the action and follow the six Special Olympics Georgia Athletes competing as a part of Special Olympics USA. All the action begins on Saturday (July 25) with the much-anticipated Opening Ceremonies LIVE from the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum at 9 p.m. EDT. The […]

Special Olympics Georgia receives $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia receives $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation Money will be used to help fund organization’s five annual State Games events Atlanta – July 15, 2015 – Special Olympics Georgia received a $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS (United Parcel Service) (NYSE:UPS). Special […]

Special Olympics Georgia Clothing Drive, June 30-July 30

Special Olympics Georgia is collecting donated clothes to raise money for our athletes to be able to compete in State Games. Start cleaning out those closets! SOGA has partnered up with Charity Recycling Service to collect donated clothes: shirts, sweaters, dress clothes, pants, jeans, hats, gloves, shoes, purses, backpacks, sheets. For more information please contact Kylie […]

Inaugural Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America presented by Bank of America will stop in Atlanta

Inaugural Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America presented by Bank of America will stop in Atlanta Former Falcon Warrick Dunn and local leaders join metro residents in carrying the Special Olympics Flame of Hope ATLANTA – June 2, 2015 – The inaugural Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America presented by Bank of America will stop in Atlanta […]

“Be a Fan. Bring out the Champion in Everyone.” Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games May 29-31

“Be a Fan. Bring out the Champion in Everyone.” Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games May 29-31 Atlanta – May 26, 2015 – Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) will host its annual State Summer Games for more than 2,000 athletes, coaches, and unified partners on May 29-31 at Emory University. Athletes will compete in aquatics, athletics, flag […]

“Be a Fan. Bring out the Champion in Everyone.” Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games May 29-31

“Be a Fan. Bring out the Champion in Everyone.” Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games May 29-31 Atlanta – May 26, 2015 – Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) will host its annual State Summer Games for more than 2,000 athletes, coaches, and unified partners on May 29-31 at Emory University. Athletes will compete in aquatics, athletics, flag […]

Special Olympics Georgia hosts annual Over the Edge Event at Buckhead Tower

Special Olympics Georgia hosts annual Over the Edge Event at Buckhead Tower Atlanta,Ga –April 29, 2015 – 80 participants will rappel from  the 20-story building known as Buckhead Tower on May 2 in support of Special Olympics Georgia and over 26,702 athletes. The event is expected to raise over $100,000 for the organization in order […]