Hammond Blues & BBQ!

Downtown Hammond, LA will be hosting its annual Smokin’ BBQ Challenge March 24th-March 25th, 2017. Special Olympics Louisiana is very fortunate to be one of the beneficiaries of this event.

Judges are needed, so if you’d like to become a judge for the Backyard Boogie contest, Click Here.full-bg

Interested in cooking?
You can register a team in the Backyard Boogie Competition by clicking here.

The Backyard Boogie contest is for BBQ enthusiast to prove to his/her friends they have some of the best BBQ in our local hometown cooking competition.

Head over to www.hammondbbq.com for more information!

 

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NBA Cares Unified Basketball Game

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We’re super excited to announce that Special Olympics will be back for our annual NBA Cares Unified Basketball Game at#NBAAllStar! NBA All Star Weekend is taking place in New Orleans, LA this weekend and we are thrilled to take part in the festivities!

Stay tuned for more information about our East & West teams, with players from all over the world (Including a few SOLA athletes!), as well as an announcement around our unified partners & coaches!

Valero Energy Foundation Donates to Special Olympics Louisiana

IMG_3386.JPGSOLA received a  $10,000.00 donation from the Valero Energy Foundation on October 20th, 2016 for the for the 2016 Valero Texas Open Benefit for Children Golf Classic. A total of $570,000 was given to 39 charities.

Thank you, Valero!

State Fall Classic

SFC WILL BE HELD OCTOBER 14-16, 2016 AT PELICAN PARK AND THE ROBICHEAUX CENTER IN CARENCRO, LA.

This is an event for all Areas. Male and female athletes from across the state will compete in Aquatics, Horseshoes, and Softball. Sign up today to play, coach, or volunteer for this event.

Register to Volunteer
Click here for 2016 SFC Fact Sheet

Volunteers and Interns Needed

Tomorrow we will be at the Southeastern Louisiana University Career Fair from 9am-2:30pm.  If you are a current or former SLU student, please come stop by our table and sign up to volunteer or intern with us!  SOLA Logo

Even if you cannot make the Career Fair tomorrow (or you are a student at a different university) please click here for more information on volunteering and interning with Special Olympics Louisiana.

We are always on the look out for great people, so be sure to get in touch with us to learn more about our volunteer and internship opportunities!

2016 NFL Raffle

Win a Trip for 2 to Super Bowl LI or the Pro Bowl!

$10.00 per ticket could get you a VIP trip and help change the lives of children and adults with intellectual disabilities across Louisiana!

The 2016 NFL Experience Raffle is the trip of a lifetime! Buy a ticket today to be entered for a chance to win! Call 1-800-345-6644 to purchase.

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