Special Olympics Illinois
Special Olympics Illinois Area 4 serves over 700 athletes with intellectual disabilities in western Illinois. In Area 4 we offer 12 sports including: Alpine Skiing, Aquatics, Athletics, Basketball, Basketball Individual Skills, Bocce, Bowling, Equestrian, Motor Activities Training Program (MATP), Snowshoeing, Softball, Volleyball. Grants such as this one, help cover the expenses associated with hosting local competitions, athlete awards and medals, volunteer shirts, sports equipment, and Medfest events where we provide free physicals for our athletes.
by: Jennifer Davis