Lake Charles, LA – Special Olympics Louisiana will play host to an In-State Unified Flag Football Rivalry Series featuring McNeese State University vs. Nicholls State University. This event is free and open to the public.
The event will take place on Saturday October 1, 2016 at McNeese State University’s Recreational Center, 4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, LA 70605, at 10:30 AM promptly. Award presentation will held immediately after the game. For more information visit our website at www.laso.org.
A support staff of more than 30 volunteers will serve in jobs ranging from competition setup, breakdown, to team assistance. Contact Colin Laborde for more information at (800) 345-6644.
Click here to join the fundraising movement by helping your school’s Unified team raise the most money before game day. The team that raises the most money by game day will start their Rivalry Game with an advantage! Make sure your team starts off on the right foot by raising money or donating to your team today. You can even earn awesome prizes as you donate!
Join us in celebrating “EKS Day” on this Saturday, September 24, 2016. EKS Day celebrates the life, legacy & vision of Special Olympics founder Eunice Kennedy Shriver. Through sport, Mrs. Shriver sought to make sure that all people with intellectual disabilities were included & respected in their communities. Today, we ask that you take to social media to help her vision become a reality! Join us and #PlayUnified!
“I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.” -Martha Washington