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Jul 09, 2019, 09:44 ET Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) Receives $90,000 Grant From The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) received a $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic...


Jun 05, 2019, 15:30 ET Dunkin'® and the Law Enforcement Torch Run® Team Up To Support Special Olympics Georgia Athletes

For the 4th annual Cops on Donut Shops event, participating Dunkin'® stores have partnered with the Law Enforcement Torch Run® (LETR) to raise money...


May 15, 2019, 14:30 ET Special Olympics Georgia to Host 2019 State Summer Games at Emory University

Special Olympics Georgia today unveiled details surrounding its upcoming 2019 State Summer Games, which is set to take place at Emory University May...


May 08, 2019, 12:49 ET Special Olympics Georgia to Host 8th and Final Over the Edge Event at Overlook III on May 11

Special Olympics Georgia today unveiled details surrounding its upcoming 8th Annual Over the Edge event, which is set to take place at Overlook III...


Jan 09, 2019, 13:02 ET Special Olympics Georgia Welcomes Teammates and Competitors from Alabama, Florida and South Carolina at 2019 State Indoor Winter Games

Special Olympics Georgia is proud to present the 2019 State Indoor Winter Games and Southeast Powerlifting Competition, held Friday, January 11...


Dec 19, 2018, 13:42 ET Location Change for The 2019 Special Olympics Georgia State Fall Games

Planning for the 2019 Special Olympics Georgia State Fall Games has started, and the organization is excited to announce a location change for the...


Oct 17, 2018, 10:12 ET Special Olympics Georgia Celebrates State Fall Games and State Horse Show in Gainesville

Over 3,000 Special Olympics Georgia athletes, coaches and Unified Partners from across the state will arrive in Gainesville to compete at the Special ...


Sep 19, 2018, 13:14 ET Special Olympics Georgia Receives $90,000 Grant from The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) received a $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic...


Aug 17, 2018, 09:19 ET Special Olympics Georgia's Masters Bowling Tournament Returns To Warner Robins

On August 17- 19, Georgia's own Warner Robins will once again host Special Olympics Georgia's Masters Bowling Tournament. During this time,...


Aug 08, 2018, 08:01 ET 10,000 Rubber Ducks fill the Pool at Post Chastain for Special Olympics Georgia

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) will once again hold its annual Duck Pluck on Friday, August 10. 10,000 yellow rubber ducks, that individuals,...


May 17, 2018, 02:59 ET Press Conference and Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg Friday Morning to Kick Off Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games

Members of the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) kick off State Summer Games by lighting the "Flame of Hope" at 9 a.m. Friday, May 18 at Andrew Young...


May 17, 2018, 02:48 ET Special Olympics Georgia to Host 2018 State Summer Games at Emory University

Special Olympics Georgia today unveiled details surrounding its upcoming 2018 State Summer Games, which is set to take place at Emory University May...


May 04, 2018, 12:09 ET Special Olympics Georgia to Host 7th Annual Over the Edge Event at Overlook III on May 5

Special Olympics Georgia today unveiled details surrounding its upcoming 7th Annual Over the Edge event, which is set to take place at Overlook III...


Jan 10, 2018, 08:21 ET Competition Promotes Inclusion at the Special Olympics Georgia State Indoor Winter Games and Southeast Powerlifting Competition

Special Olympics Georgia is proud to present the 2018 State Indoor Winter Games and Southeast Powerlifting Competition, held through Sunday, January...


Oct 12, 2017, 13:58 ET Georgia Athletes and Coaches Take to Gainesville's Courses, Fields, Tracks and Arenas for State Fall Games and Horse Show

Over 3,000 Special Olympics Georgia athletes, coaches and Unified Partners from across the state will arrive in Gainesville to compete at the Special ...


Aug 15, 2017, 13:20 ET Special Olympics Georgia's Masters Bowling Tournament Returns To Warner Robins

On August 18- 20, Georgia's own Warner Robins will once again host Special Olympics Georgia's Masters Bowling Tournament. During this time,...


Aug 08, 2017, 09:02 ET 10,000 Rubber Ducks fill the Pool at Post Chastain for Special Olympics Georgia

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) will once again hold its annual Duck Pluck on Friday, August 11. 10,000 yellow rubber ducks, that individuals,...


Jun 27, 2017, 10:51 ET Special Olympics Georgia Receives $90,000 Grant from The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) received a $90,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic...


Jun 01, 2017, 14:14 ET Dunkin' Donuts® and the Law Enforcement Torch Run® Team Up to Support Special Olympics Georgia Athletes

WHAT: LETR® and Dunkin' Donuts® present the 2nd annual Special Olympics Georgia Cops on Donut Shops WHEN: Friday, June 2, 2017 5:00 am – 11:00 am...


May 16, 2017, 13:00 ET Press Conference and Law Enforcement Torch Run, Final Leg to Kick Off Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games

Members of the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) kick off State Summer Games by lighting the "Flame of Hope" at 9 a.m. Friday, May 19 at Andrew Young...


May 16, 2017, 10:06 ET Special Olympics Georgia to Host 2017 State Summer Games at Emory University

Special Olympics Georgia today unveiled details surrounding its upcoming 2017 State Summer Games, which is set to take place at Emory University May...


Apr 24, 2017, 09:49 ET Special Olympics Georgia to Host 6th Annual Over the Edge Event at Overlook III on April 29

Special Olympics Georgia today unveiled details surrounding its upcoming 6th Annual Over the Edge event, which is set to take place at Overlook III...


Feb 21, 2017, 08:19 ET Special Olympics Georgia Hosts Eighth Annual Polar Plunge Fundraiser

Plungers will "bear" the cold waters at Acworth Beach February 25 to support the athletes of Special Olympics Georgia in the eighth annual Polar...


Jan 17, 2017, 09:22 ET Special Olympics Athletes Unite in Cobb County for 25th Consecutive Year

For the 25th year in a row, Special Olympics Georgia and Cobb County come together to welcome almost 3,000 athletes and unified partners and over 900 ...


Jan 04, 2017, 08:32 ET Publix Shoppers Support Special Olympics Throughout January

Publix, Procter & Gamble, and Special Olympics have partnered together for 37 years to help people with intellectual disabilities achieve their...