The Story

Join the Support An Athlete campaign. Raise $2,500 with your friends and family and then be paired with an athlete competing at the World Games. 

 

With 7,000 athletes and 3,000 coaches representing 177 countries, along with 30,000 volunteers and an anticipated 500,000 spectators, the 2015 Special Olympics World Games - being staged in Los Angeles July 25 - August 2, 2015 - will be the largest sports and humanitarian event anywhere in the world this year.

 

Arriving from all corners of the world, 7,000 athletes will take the global stage in Los Angeles and show the world incredible courage, unwavering determination, and sheer joy.  By supporting these athletes as they live out their dreams in front of us, you will open hearts and minds.  You will expand our collective sense of acceptance and inclusion.  You will remind everyone of the courage, joy, and determination we share.

Team Organizer's Photo

Janet's Walk

Amount Raised:

$4,200

Team Organizer's Photo

Jake for Special Olympics

Amount Raised:

$3,250

Team Organizer's Photo

Matt's Sprint

Amount Raised:

$3,000

Team Organizer's Photo

Jason Runs for Special Olympics

Amount Raised:

$2,750