NFL Experience

Special Olympics Louisiana is giving one lucky football fan and a guest a chance to win a trip to Super Bowl XLIX (49) in Arizona for ONLY $10!  To purchase your raffle tickets, give us a call at 1-800-345-6644!  Drawing will be held on Friday, December 19th, live on the Johnny in the Morning show on Tangi 96.5 and will be posted to www.laso.org.2015 NFL Raffle

Package includes:

  • Round trip airfare to Scottsdale, Arizona.
  • A 4 day/3 night hotel stay.
  • Invitation to the pre game VIP hospitality party.
  • Upper level end zone/ corner game tickets.

State Fall Classic is Coming Soon!

State Fall Classic is a little over three (3) weeks away!  Over 400 athletes will compete in aquatics, horseshoes, and softball.  Events will take place at Pelican Park in Carencro and the Robicheaux Center in Lafayette.  Also on the agenda is Healthy Athletes, which will provide free health screenings to our athletes, Olympic Town, which will showcase fun Games, and the Victory Dance, which will be a fun time for all of our athletes.  All of these events will take place at Carencro High.Fall Classic

As with any of our events, we rely on great volunteers!  If you would like to volunteer for State Fall Classic, please click here.

Also, competitions are free and open to the public!  We invite you to come cheer on our athletes as they compete for the Gold, beginning with Opening Ceremonies on Friday, October 17th for 7pm at Pelican Park.  Come out and be a Fan in the Stands!

We hope to see you there!

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2014 KofC Steak Dinner

Tickets for the 16th Annual Benefit Raffle and Steak Dinner are now on sale.

John F. Kennedy – Council 2952
1700 North Oak Street, Hammond, LA 70401
Saturday, October 4, 2014kofc

Social Hour 5:00 p.m. – Dinner 6:30 p.m.  Take out begins at 5:00p.m.

Silent Auction will also take place.

Tickets are $100.00 each and entitles the holder to 2 steak dinners and a chance to win one of four prizes! Benefits to go to: Special Olympics Louisiana and other organizations.For tickets contact: Craig Oser @ 985-345-6644

International Torch Run Conference This Week!

The International Torch Run Conference will be held in New Orleans this week! This conference will provide education, motivation and inspiration to the Law Enforcement Torch Run volunteers worldwide and is a critical component in the overall growth and success of the LETR Movement.  Law Enforcement from all over the world will gather in the Big easy to learn more about Special Olympics.

Check out the promo video below.

 

 

2014 Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day

Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day will take place on Saturday, September 27th.  This annual date, now in its 5th year, celebrates Mrs. Shriver along with encouraging all to Play Unified! The world is encouraged to host inclusive sports events to let communities come together to showcase our abilities and not disabilities.Play Unified. Live Unified

How will you celebrate EKS Day?

Read more about EKS Day here.