Enjoy stories below about the power of Special Olympics Virginia to inspire hope, confidence and courage.

The Law Enforcement Torch Run Carries the 'Flame of Hope' Throughout the Commonwealth

The Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Virginia Unites Communities and Raises Over $83,000
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Meet Dondre Tucker

A 3-sport athlete from Chesterfield, Dondre Tucker has an infectious personality.
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Athletes Shine at Summer Games

More than 1,200 athletes competed for GOLD this past weekend in Richmond
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Support Special Olympics Virginia at Your Local Richmond Chick-fil-A Stores!

Join us in making a difference! From May 27th to June 8th, Richmond area Chick-fil-A stores are teaming up with Special Olympics Virginia to support our athletes!
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Jersey Mike's Raises $178,00+ for Athletes

Throughout the month of March, customers had the opportunity to support Virginia's 21,000+ athletes by donating in-store as well.
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The 2024 Torch Run Kick-Off

Special Olympics Virginia Celebrates Record-Breaking Start to 2024 Torch Run in Manassas with $1.79 Million Raised
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Athlete Profile | Kellen Gerenser

Kellen Gerenser is headed to Richmond for the 2024 Summer Games
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Running on Dunkin' this May

Grab a donut and make a donation May 5-18 in select restaurants
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TIP A COP at Texas Roadhouse is Back!

Protecting and serving across Virginia to benefit SOVA athletes
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