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State Outdoor Sports Festival

Sat Sep 13

Decatur, Illinois

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Sun Sep 14

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I Competed At The First Ever Special Olympics

In the summer of 1968, the first ever Special Olympics was held at Soldier Field in Chicago. The Special Olympics… read more

Big Ten Network Big 10K Benefits Special Olympics Chicago

For the second year in a row Special Olympics Chicago was proud to be the charity partner of the Big… read more

Sip & Savor

  With a big THANK YOU to our event Sponsor, Dykema Law Firm,  our transportation sponsor LYFT and all of… read more

Volunteer

Special Olympics Chicago would not exist today without the time, energy, dedication and commitment of hundreds of volunteers throughout the city. Special Olympics relies on its dedicated volunteers.

Please contact us for more information:

Special Children's Charities
Susan Nicholl, Executive Director
c/o Special Olympics Chicago

541 North Fairbanks
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: (312) 527-3743
Fax: (312) 347-0235

Email: scc@sochicago.org