This spring, Special Olympics Minnesota partnered with Minneapolis Public School Transition Plus, a program that provides post-secondary education and training to students with intellectual disabilities, to create opportunities for inclusion […]
Pictured above: Special Olympics Minnesota President/CEO Dave Dorn, First Lady Gwen Walz, Special Olympics Minnesota Coach Aimee Libby, University of Minnesota President Joan Gabel, Special Olympics Minnesota Athlete Erik Anderson, […]
Earlier this year, three Special Olympics Minnesota athletes participated in a free dental care pilot with Boger Dental in Plymouth, Minnesota. The athletes—Ron, Nell and Erik—each received an initial examination, […]
On February 9-10, Special Olympics Minnesota athletes, staff and Unified partners met virtually with Members of Congress for Special Olympics’ annual Capitol Hill Day. Capitol Hill Day provides an opportunity […]
by Nell Coonen-Korte My name is Nell Coonen-Korte and I have been a Special Olympics athlete for 17 years. I am also a trained Special Olympics Health Messenger advocating for the […]
The 2022 Special Olympics USA Games is joining forces with Jersey Mike’s Subs for its 12th annual Month of Giving campaign! During the month of March, you can make a […]
Special Olympics Minnesota is pleased to announce that Dave Larson, the President and CEO of Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, was named 2022 Board Chair of Special Olympics Minnesota.
A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between Special Olympics Minnesota (SOMN) and Minneapolis Public Schools. The agreement states the intention of implementing Unified Champion Schools throughout Minneapolis.