Knights of Columbus Steak Dinner

This past weekend, The Knights of Columbus Council in Hammond, LA hosted it annual Steak Dinner.  Special Olympics Louisiana was once again chosen as a beKnights of Columbus logoneficiary for this great fundraiser!

We want to say a HUGE thank you to the Knights of Columbus for once again including us, along with everyone who purchased tickets to the event!  THANK YOU!

Calendar of Events

As we start heading toward the end of the year, we wanted to remind you that we still have many events before we close our 2015!  You may know that State Fall Classic is coming up in two weeks and after that bowling season will get underway.calendar

Be sure to check out our calendar of events by clicking here and don’t forget to register to volunteer!

Camp Shriver

This week, we are hosting Camp Shriver at the Magnolia School in New Orleans!  This is the final week that we will host Camp Shriver in 2015, but don’t worry it will return in 2016!

Camp Shriver brings together people with and without intellectual disabilities for training and competition each summer.  The primary goals are to provide another level of Camp Shriver Magnoliachallenge and promote inclusion.

Check out some more info on Camp Shriver here.

Volunteers and Interns Needed!

Tomorrow we will be at the Southeastern Louisiana University Career Fair from 9am-2:30p.  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!

Register to Win!

Thinking about registering for NOLA Over the Edge: SWAT Edition? Now’s the time to do it! You can have the opportunity of a lifetime and rappel 25 stories down Benson Tower, ride in a helicopter across the Mississippi River, and SWAT train with JPSO all while supporting SOLA!

If you register for NOLA Over the Edge before September 30th you will be entered to win (2) tickets to a movie of your choice at an AMC Theatre near you! The winner will be announced on Facebook on October 1st.


For more information on Over the Edge click here.


Volunteer for State Fall Classic!

We need YOU to volunteer for State Fall Classic this October!  Hundreds of volunteers are needed to make this a successful event. Volunteers Needed

Are you ready to make an impact?  If so, sign up to volunteer today by clicking here!  You can click here for more info on Fall Classic.  Have questions?  Contact our Director of Volunteers, here!

Our athletes are looking forward to meeting YOU!