Plunge season is almost here! Be sure to sign up for the 2016 Polar Plunge and help raise money to support our athletes. Once you've signed up #bearchallenge your friends. Learn how to issue a challenge here.
For the second year in a row, Henry will compete in the X Games with the chance to bring home his second GOLD MEDAL. Henry and his Unified Partner Chris Klug took home the gold in the Unified Sports Snowboard Giant Slalom in 2015. Get excited for this year's competition by watching a recap of last year's competition by clicking here. Good luck Henry!
Congratulations to the Portland Timbers FC on their amazing MLS Cup Championship! Special Olympics Oregon is honored to partner with the Timbers - Thank you for being great role models of hard work, dedication, and bravery.
Special Olympics Oregon represents the largest disability population in Oregon, providing life-changing opportunities to children, youth and adults living with intellectual disabilities through our year-round programs and services. Learn more about what we do and who we serve.
We pledge to show RESPECT to everyone and help end the use of the Rword. To learn more click here.
Special Olympics Oregon Unified Sports is changing the culture in Oregon schools. By joining people with and without intellectual disabilities together on the same team, stereotypes about people who have an intellectual disability disappear, understanding grows and friendships are made.
Now, for the first time ever, a High School Unified Basketball league has been created. There are 39 games on the schedule in the Portland-metro area this season and it has already provided participants and spectators alike with amazing experiences!
Tiffany Monroe is a Management Analyst for Springfield Police Department and is very involved in the Oregon Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR). Five years ago Tiffany was approached to participate and recruit runners from Springfield Police Department for the annual Special Olympics Oregon Torch Run. After participating in this event she was hooked!
As part of one of our signature fundraising events, three couples earned the privilege of attending a private dinner with the one and only Bill Schonely!
Sign up for the 2016 Polar Plunge & challenge your friends!