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Publix Super Markets Torch Icon Sales

Publix Super Markets and Special Olympics have teamed up once again for Torch Icon Register Sales in the month of January. From January 4th to January 20th 2018, visit your local Publix store and ask for a Torch Icon at the check out register to make a small donation to Special Olympics Georgia. Each donor will receive a coupon page for P&G brand products across the store. Donations received will allow Special Olympics Georgia to continue to provide free sports training and competition for 27,115 athletes across Georgia.

Thank you to Publix for their continued support of Special Olympics and Publix shoppers for your contributions. Because of you, we are able to continue to help bring out the champion in everyone!

Special Olympics International Celebrates Their 50th Birthday

Special Olympics International (SOI) is celebrating their 50th birthday in 2018. Special Olympics Georgia will be celebrating this incredible milestone throughout the year and sends a warm congratulations to SOI and the amazing accomplishments over time!

Polar Plunge 2018

Plunge Season is Approaching!

Do you have what it takes to make the plunge and be “freezin’ for a reason”? On February 24, 2018 brave Plungers will have the opportunity to jump into icy waters in the middle of winter to show their support for Special Olympics Georgia athletes! Acworth Beach will once again be the backdrop for a day of chilly fun including live music, food and prizes. Participants (teams and individuals) who collect pledges from friends and family totaling at least $50 secure their plunging spot!

What is Polar Plunge?

Polar Plunge is the largest fundraising effort benefiting Special Olympics and many states across the nation participate in this annual event through the efforts of their Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) program. Proceeds raised go to help provide FREE year round sports training and competition for SOGA’s 27,115 athletes!

Registration is Now Open!

We are now registering plungers for Polar Plunge 2018. Register here to take the Plunge!

For more information including sponsorship opportunities, visit or contact Sara Bruno at 770-414-9390 ext. 1105.


2018 Over the Edge

Ever wondered if you had what it takes to be fearless and face new challenges head-on?

Join us Saturday, May 5th as we go “Over the Edge” for Special Olympics Georgia!

Over the Edge is an exclusive opportunity for individuals to take their support of Special Olympics Georgia athletes to new heights. In exchange for raising money, participants will earn the rare experience of stepping Over the Edge and rappelling down Overlook III Building in Vinings! This exciting even benefits the year-round training training and competition for more than 27, 115 Special Olympics Georgia athletes!

If you are interested in participating, becoming a sponsor or would like more information, please contact Ally Jordan at (770) 414-9390 x 1118 or visit our Registration Page.