The Concert for Empowerment and Inclusion

A sellout crowd of friends and supporters packed Northerly Island Saturday for the world-class concert that featured Chance the Rapper, Usher, Francis & The Lights,¬†Daya,¬†Smokey Robinson, Jason Mraz, O.A.R. and Carl Thomas with videotaped greetings from Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon. Special guests included Bulls star Jabari Parker and Olympians Michael Phelps, Michelle Kwan and…

Global Day of Inclusion

On Saturday more than 10,000 families and friends filled Solider Field for the Global Day of Inclusion (GDI) activities. Surrounding Soldier Field were outdoor fitness classes, sports clinics and amusement rides. The Historic and Cultural Walk provided an overview of the last 50 years of Special Olympics and the non-stop music and demonstrations on the…