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Special Olympics Georgia is Moving to 6046 Financial Drive, Norcross, GA 30071

Special Olympics Georgia is moving at the end of the month, so if you could please update your records to the following address: 6046 Financial Drive, Norcross, GA 30071.

We are looking forward to moving into our new state of the art office building and we hope you will come by to visit us soon!

 

Special Olympics Georgia Bob Busse Golf Classic

 

Join Special Olympics Georgia at Ansley Golf Club at Settindown Creek, where we will host 108 golfers who will enjoy a day of golfing, networking, prizes, food, and a silent auction on October 24 in support of Special Olympics Georgia and the 27,115 athletes. The event is expected to raise over $80,000 for the organization in order to support the year-round training and competition of its incredible Special Olympics Georgia athletes.

Participants will enjoy a full round of golf competing against over 25 teams at Ansley Golf Club at Settindown Creek located at 5500 Settindown Drive Roswell, GA 30075 . The day will start with a delicious breakfast that will lead into a presentation from one of Special Olympics Georgia’s own athletes. Participants will get an opportunity to hear exactly how their support affects the 27,115 athletes that compete in Georgia. The day will conclude with a beautiful reception and silent auction.

The event will go from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., come out and take in the beautiful views of the Settindown Creek Golf Course while supporting Special Olympics Georgia.

To register your team please contact Sara Bruno or click here for event flyer and more information.

The 22nd Annual Bob Busse Golf Tournament is proudly presented by Park ‘N Fly.

 

4th Annual St Peter Chanel 5K

Join us for the 4th Annual St. Peter Chanel 5K taking place in Roswell, GA.  The 2017 St. Peter Chanel 5K is a chip-timed, fun run/walk sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. The event will take place Saturday, November 18 at 8:00 am. This is a non-profit event to raise money for the Georgia Special Olympics and other charities supported by the Knights of Columbus Council #13217. Click here for the event flyer, or visit https://spc5k.org 

2017 Georgia Gives Day

On November 28, help support Special Olympics Georgia on #GivingTuesday, and lets show the world just how much GA Gives!

In partnership with the Georgia Center for Nonprofits, we are excited to be part of GA Gives on #GivingTuesday. So please show your support by making a donation in support of Special Olympics Georgia! Remember no donation is too small; every amount helps us reach our goals of providing quality sports programs to the 27,115 Special Olympics Georgia athletes!

Click here to be part of GA Gives and support SOGA TODAY!

 

For more information about GA Gives Day, contact Sara Bruno at (770) 414-9390 ext. 1105.

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 www.plungega.org 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.