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Jul 06, 2012, 11:11 ET Special Olympics Georgia Receives Grant From The Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation To Boost Athletes' Healthy Lifestyles

Special Olympics Georgia received a $5,000 grant from The Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Atlanta Falcons and...


Jun 19, 2012, 06:09 ET Time is running out to adopt a duck and support a Special Olympics Athlete

It's not too late to make a difference in the life of a Special Olympics athlete and you can do it by adopting a rubber duck today in the 2012 Duck...


Jun 15, 2012, 11:50 ET Special Olympics Georgia receives $80,000 Grant from the UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia received a $80,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE:UPS). The grant will be used to support...


Jun 07, 2012, 04:36 ET Krispy Kreme And The Law Enforcement Torch Run® For Special Olympics Join Forces Again To Touch The Lives Of Special Olympics Athletes

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and the Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics are teaming up for the 10th year to raise awareness and funds for...


May 15, 2012, 05:06 ET Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games May 18-20

Special Olympics of Georgia (SOGA) will host its annual State Summer Games for more than 2,200 athletes and coaches May 18-20 at Emory University....


May 15, 2012, 04:31 ET Governor to light the flame of hope for Special Olympics Georgia at state capitol press conference

Governor Nathan Deal and members of the Final Leg team will light the "Flame of Hope" for Special Olympics Georgia athletes at 9 a.m. Friday on the...


Apr 20, 2012, 09:19 ET Special Olympics Georgia hosts an Over the Edge Event at the Overlook III in Atlanta!

About 80 folks will rappel from a 22-story building Saturday, April 21 in the Atlanta area for an event to benefit Special Olympics Georgia. This is...


Apr 12, 2012, 03:07 ET Special Olympics Georgia to Host an Over the Edge Event at the Overlook III in Atlanta!

About 100 folks will rappel from a 22-story building April 21 in the Atlanta area for an event to benefit Special Olympics Georgia. This is the first ...


Dec 09, 2011, 02:54 ET Special Olympics Georgia Receives $80,000 Grant From The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia received an $80,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS). The grant will be used to support...


Sep 20, 2011, 04:46 ET Atlanta To Celebrate EKS Week

On Saturday, September 24, 2011, Atlanta will participate in EKS Day, a worldwide celebration in memory of Eunice Kennedy Shriver, founder of the...


Aug 16, 2011, 03:09 ET Special Olympics Georgia Hosts Masters Bowling in Warner Robins and Horse Show in Perry Aug. 19-21

Two Special Olympics Georgia State Games will be held in middle Georgia this weekend: the State Horse Show and State Masters Bowling. Nearly 900...


Jun 03, 2011, 06:49 ET P&G & CVS/pharmacy Support Special Olympics Programs Nationwide With $150,000 Grant

Procter & Gamble (P&G) has awarded $10,000 to Special Olympics Georgia as part of a larger grant ($150,000), divided among nine Special Olympics...


May 17, 2011, 02:17 ET "Be a Fan. Bring out the Champion in Everyone!" Special Olympics Georgia State Summer Games May 20-22

Special Olympics of Georgia (SOGA) will host its annual State Summer Games for more than 2,000 athletes and coaches May 20-22 at Emory University....


Apr 27, 2011, 10:34 ET Krispy Kreme and the Law Enforcement Torch Run® Are Teaming Up to Raise Funds and Awareness For Special Olympics

Krispy Kreme is once again teaming up with Georgia police officers to "raise dough" for the Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics Georgia...


Feb 10, 2011, 04:05 ET Special Olympics Georgia Has Folks Freezin' for a Reason

The coolest event to hit the Metro Atlanta area promises to bring plenty of chills and thrills Saturday, February 19th at Lake Lanier Islands Beach & ...


Jan 18, 2011, 05:57 ET Special Olympics Georgia State Winter Games in Cobb County Set for This Weekend

Athletes from all over Georgia will compete in Special Olympics Georgia's State Indoor Winter Games, sponsored by Stadion Money Management, in Cobb...


Jan 04, 2011, 12:22 ET Special Olympics Georgia Receives $80,000 Grant From The UPS Foundation

Special Olympics Georgia received a $80,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS). The grant will be used for the five ...


Dec 21, 2010, 03:12 ET 'Be a fan' of Special Olympics Georgia Throughout January

Publix, Procter & Gamble, and Special Olympics have partnered together for 31 years to help people with intellectual disabilities achieve their...


Nov 04, 2010, 05:36 ET Beacon of Hope: New Special Olympics Georgia Cauldron for the Flame of Hope to be Unveiled Nov. 10

Duke Oursler used to help run concession stands and run other errands at Special Olympics events his mom ran in Kansas. And recently, using his art...


Oct 18, 2010, 03:36 ET Special Olympics Georgia Athlete Joins Law Enforcement Torch Run Executive Committee; Begins Her Own Fundraising Project

Even though Paige Copeland, a Special Olympics athlete, has faced many challenges, it's her outlook that has made the difference and helped her...


Sep 20, 2010, 04:22 ET Special Olympics Georgia Celebrates First Eunice Kennedy Shriver Week Sept. 22-26

Hundreds of golf enthusiasts and bowlers will celebrate the first celebration week of Eunice Kennedy Shriver, the founder of Special Olympics Sept....


Aug 17, 2010, 05:20 ET Special Olympics Georgia Masters Bowling in Warner Robins and Horse Show in Perry Aug. 20-22

Two Special Olympics Georgia State Games will be held in middle Georgia Aug. 20-22: the State Horse Show and State Masters Bowling. Nearly 900...


Jul 15, 2010, 05:22 ET Special Olympics Georgia Athletes Leave for National Competitions Saturday, July 17

Saturday, July 17, Special Olympics athletes from Georgia will take part in the 2010 Cessna Citation Special Olympics Airlift, which will bring in...


Jun 16, 2010, 02:56 ET Special Olympics Athlete Says Duck Derby Is More Than a Race

World Gold Medalist (Swimming) Special Olympics Athlete, Erin Hoffman, may not have won a prize with her adopted rubber duck in the 2009 Duck Derby,...


Jun 10, 2010, 05:15 ET Only Two Weeks Remain to Adopt Rubber Ducks Benefiting Special Olympics Georgia Athletes

Over the next two weeks a paddling of yellow rubber ducks can be adopted for only $5 each in order to raise funds towards Special Olympics Georgia in ...