'Be a fan' of Special Olympics Georgia Throughout January

Dec 21, 2010, 15:12 ET from Special Olympics Georgia

ATLANTA, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Publix, Procter & Gamble, and Special Olympics have partnered together for 31 years to help people with intellectual disabilities achieve their dreams. Now they're offering you three easy ways to "Be a fan" of Special Olympics.

1. On December 26, 2010, clip the P&G brandSAVER™ coupons featuring Special Olympics in your local newspaper.

2. Support Special Olympics while you shop at your neighborhood Publix by purchasing your favorite P&G products like Charmin, Pantene, and Downey and many other well-known brands during the month of January and Procter and Gamble will donate a portion of every coupon redeemed to Special Olympics.

3. While you're at Publix January 1-19, 2011, show you're a fan of Special Olympics by purchasing your very own paper torch at the check-out register for $1, $3, $5 or $10 to support Special Olympics and your local athletes! The torches include $8 in coupons on select Procter and Gamble products. These coupons are above and beyond the brandSAVER™ coupons, so purchase a torch and you'll find out just how rewarding it is to "Be a fan"!

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA)

SOGA provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for nearly 23,078 children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes and the community. For more information, visit www.specialolympicsga.org.

SOURCE Special Olympics Georgia