Group of Distinguished Service Awards speaker with award winner

Honoring the champions who change lives through Special Olympics Minnesota

September 2019

Submit a nomination for the 2019 Distinguished Service Awards

2019 nominations are due Friday, May 31.

2018 Award Recipients

Videos of award presenters & winners

Outstanding Athlete – Female: Amie Kerr
Outstanding Athlete – Male: Abdurahman Mohamed
Judy Wahl Outstanding Athlete Leadership Program (ALPs): Jenny Moffatt
Outstanding Service: Elliot Jaffee
Outstanding Volunteer: Valerie Watson
Outstanding Family: The Butkowski/Reller Family
Outstanding Coach: Jodi Sandmeyer
Outstanding Unified Partner: Will Larson
Outstanding Unified Champion School: Wayzata High School
Outstanding Business: Delta Air Lines
Golisano Health Leadership: Carol Dahlke
Spirit Award: Jodi Hirsch
LETR Hall of Fame: Rich Sheldon
LETR Steve Bikkie, Jr. Memorial Unsung Hero: Brian Jones
LETR Steve Bikkie, Jr. Memorial Unsung Hero: Kari Schmitz
LETR Steve Bikkie, Jr. Memorial Unsung Hero: Macey Tesmer


Mike Kane – Vice President of Program
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