Help us #FillTheField at the Spring Games!

All are welcome to #FillTheField as we honor our superstar athletes and kick off our 2019 SpringGames!
Opening Ceremonies are on May 2nd at Soldier Field. The Parade of Athletes will start at 9:45 AM and the actual program will start approximately 11:15am.  There are close to 4,000 athletes participating in the track and field event the week of May 6–10 at Eckersall Stadium. Competition times are from 10:00–1:00 PM daily. Any athletes that win a gold medal will advance to the State Competition this June in Bloomington, IL. Free parking and free admission for all. Bring your family, friends and co-workers and enjoy this very special day.
Click here to view photos from last year.
A very “warm” thank you to everyone who participated in the 2019 Chicago Polar Plunge, benefiting Special Olympics Chicago!
On behalf of our 7,500+ athletes and their families, thank you for making a lasting difference. We cannot express how much we value you and your support. You are helping to create a community of acceptance and inclusion for all!
Click the link below to view photos from this year’s event. Use the code thankyou to download images for free!
Currently, we have raised 1.76 million dollars, surpassing last year. Please help us reach our 2-million-dollar goal, as we are still accepting donations, both online and offline!
Make your donation go further! Please check with your company to see if they have a Matching Gift Program. Click here for more information!

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ABOUT SPECIAL OLYMPICS CHICAGO

The first International Special Olympics Games were held on July 20, 1968 at soldier field in Chicago. Since then, Special Olympics has grown to serve more than 7,000 athletes, offering year-round sports training and competition in 22 sports.

Athletes learn fundamentals, rules and strategies from their coaches during a training period prior to competition. Competitions are held at the area, regional and state levels.

ABOUT SPECIAL OLYMPICS CHICAGO

The first International Special Olympics Games were held on July 20, 1968 at soldier field in Chicago. Since then, Special Olympics has grown to serve more than 7,000 athletes, offering year-round sports training and competition in 22 sports.

Athletes learn fundamentals, rules and strategies from their coaches during a training period prior to competition. Competitions are held at the area, regional and state levels.

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