The rewards of Special Olympics Canada
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ICYMI: Tune in to our National Awards night celebration on tomorrow night (Thursday November 17, 2016) here – http://www.specialolympics.ca/what-we-do/awards/. We will be live streaming the awards on our website! Join in on the celebration of this year’s award winners by catching all the action tomorrow night at 7 PM EST!Read more
Special Olympics Athletes and Members of Parliament Celebrate Athletes with Intellectual Disabilities on Hill Day Visit!
October 25th marked another day of thanks for Special Olympics Canada, which is dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals with an intellectual disability through active participation in sport. More than 70 Special Olympics athletes, family members, volunteers and staff gathered from across the country for the organizations third “Hill Day” initiative. The group enjoyed [...]Read more
September 28, 2016 – Special Olympics Canada is thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2016 Special Olympics Canada National Awards. These awards recognize the athletes, coaches and volunteers who have exemplified the spirit and essence of the Special Olympics movement throughout the year. Award winners will be honoured during the 2016 National Awards evening [...]Read more
TORONTO, ON, Sept 27, 2016 – Special Olympics Canada (SOC) is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Board of Directors Vice-Chair and four new Directors at its recent Annual General Meeting. These appointments replace retiring members CJ MacMullin, Ernie Eaves, Gerry Frappier and Jason Storsley. SOC would like to thank all outgoing members [...]Read more
Special Olympics Canada Unveils Antigonish, Nova Scotia as host for the Special Olympics Canada 2018 Summer Games
ANTIGONISH, N.S. , July 12, 2016 – Special Olympics Canada announced today that Antigonish, Nova Scotia, will host the Special Olympics Canada 2018 Summer Games. This will be the second time the province of Nova Scotia has held a National Summer Games, having last hosted the event in 1994. The announcement was made today by [...]Read more