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September 5, 2014

The softball fields at Heather Farms in Walnut Creek saw plenty of action the weekend  of August 16th, when over 500 Special Olympics athletes came together for a regional softball competition.  Special Olympics teams from Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and Sonoma attended the two day tournament.  

August 25, 2014

Flyers Energy has been a corporate sponsor of Special Olympics Northern California since 1998.  They have contributed, through direct sponsorship, an annual golf tournament and their annual storewide fundraising campaign called Fueling the Flame. 

August 6, 2014

For the seventh year in a row, Safeway is supporting Special Olympics! Visit your local Safeway and choose Special Olympics at checkout to donate to Safeway’s annual campaign supporting people with disabilities. 

July 11, 2014

The 30th Annual Park Street Art & Wine Faire takes place the weekend of July 26th in Alameda.  Habana's and Linguini's will be donating the proceeds from their beverage sales to Special Olympics.   

June 19, 2014

Let the world know that you love Special Olympics Northern California with these brand-new T-shirt designs! We’ve got two options, and all funds raised from T-shirt sales benefit the 16,760 Special Olympics athletes in Northern California!

T-Shirt One: NorCal Pride

Show that you support Team NorCal...

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