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19,645 volunteers

and coaches deliver Special Olympics programs in hundreds of communities across Canada

1968 The year Special Olympics was founded

by Eunice Kennedy Shriver.

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Special Olympics Canada Honoured to Receive $ 1 Million Donation from The Slaight Family Foundation for Young Athletes with an Intellectual Disability

TRONTO, ON, February 10, 2016 – Special Olympics Canada is proud to be one of 11 national organizations serving children and youth in Canada to receive support from The Slaight Family Foundation Children and Youth Initiative. This $11-million initiative aims to support and aid in the healthy development of Canada’s most vulnerable children and youth. [...]

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SOBC’s Tom Norton is Special Olympics North America Coach of the Year!

B.C. coach named Special Olympics North America 2015 Coach of the Year Abbotsford’s Tom Norton receives top international coaching honour The excellence and dedication of Special Olympics British Columbia coach Tom Norton have earned international recognition, as the Abbotsford-based volunteer has been selected as Special Olympics North America’s 2015 Coach of the Year. The Special [...]

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