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Enjoy stories below about the power of Special Olympics Virginia to inspire hope, confidence and courage.
Special Olympics celebrates the value of inclusion alongside the LGBTQ+ community.
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Meet this year's Torch Run t-shirt designer.
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Raised in a small steel town outside of Pittsburgh, Vanda Kennedy grew up without a lot of things, but always with a lot of love. Her grandmother, who she cares for today, was always serving somewhere in the community, filling the buckets of others.
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For 14 years, Area 14 athlete Jamie Spiering, has brought his big personality to the Special Olympics playing fields.
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Special Olympics Virginia is excited to again partner with Virginia Relay.
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Our work isn’t just nice, it’s important.
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Braxton competes in United States Disability Golf Tournament
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Taking care of your emotional well-being is just as important as your physical health.
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We joined the Wawa family at two Charlottesville Grand Opening Locations
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Our mission at Special Olympics is to help others find joy, confidence and fulfillment—no matter who they are. We seek to inspire people to open their hearts to a wider world of human talents and potential.

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