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July 21, 2014

Purchase your California Great America discount tickets and join us for our annual Power Pull!  Fifteen person teams will each pull a Central Concrete Truck weighing 38,000 lbs and a Tow Truck weighing 25,000 lbs. 20 feet to see who is the toughest of the tough.  

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...

June 18, 2014

Meet Jenn Wilson, one of our wonderful coaches for USA Games!

Name: Jenn Wilson
Location: Sacramento, CA
Years involved with Special Olympics: 12
Years as a Special Olympics coach: 12
Coaches: Swimming and soccer; 8 years old and up

June 11, 2014

We caught up with the athletes and coaches headed to USA Games this June to find out what it means to them to represent Northern California. Here’s what they said!

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