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

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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Athlete Profile | Krista Cole

For 12 years, Krista Cole shines as a beacon in Special Olympics Virginia Area 31
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Athlete Profile | Jesus Godinez

Jesus Godinez is a dedicated Special Olympics Virginia athlete who brings a fiery spirit to every competition.
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Jersey Mikes 14th Annual Month of Giving

To celebrate the company’s 14th Annual Month of Giving fundraising campaign, Jersey Mike’s locations across the country are joining forces with more than 200 local charities, including Special Olympics Virginia.
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Nominate a Volunteer or Athlete for the 2024 Annual Awards

Applications are now being accepted for Special Olympics Virginia’s 2024 Annual Awards recognition.
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Athlete Profile | Conner Emmert

Conner embodies Special Olympics
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