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50 per cent

of Special Olympics athletes work. They are 5 times more likely to work than adults with an intellectual disability not enrolled in Special Olympics.

1968 The year Special Olympics was founded

by Eunice Kennedy Shriver.

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Our Calendar

Upcoming events.

Between competitions, fundraising events, campaigns to raise awareness and several other notable items, our calendar is often filled with plenty of things to be a part of.

Los Angeles, California – The 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games
July 25 – August 2, 2015

Special Olympics Canada Awards
This annual program, now marking its 27th year, recognizes and celebrates the outstanding performances and contributions of Special Olympics athletes, coaches and volunteers to our movement.
Fall 2015
Toronto
By invitation.

The 33rd annual Special Olympics Gala
Fall 2015
Location TBD

Highly anticipated and quite simply, unforgettable. This annual Toronto tradition, one of the city’s most popular, returns in 2015. The  festival gives sport fans the chance to support an amazing cause, Special Olympics Canada, while mingling with some of our city’s, if not our country’s, sport heroes and legends, past and present.

Gala
Includes dinner, silent and luxury live auctions, music performance and after party with DJ
For more information or to purchase tickets or tables, please visit http://www.specialolympics.ca/gala