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Mar 14, 2019
Special Olympics Partners with Box for Vision & Leaders Conference
Weaving social impact into all aspects of your company’s culture is no easy task – but that is...
Aug 14, 2018
Picture Perfect: Volunteers Help Capture Summer Games Moments
Special Olympics Northern California (SONC) relies on the support and dedication of more than 21,...
Aug 07, 2018
Safeway Makes a Difference for Special Olympics in More Ways than One
The Safeway Foundation’s Boost Their Ability campaign is currently underway throughout Northern...
Mar 30, 2018
A Brrrilliant Bachelor Party
Bachelor parties and fundraisers… they’re not always found in the same sentence. Yet Thomas Minter...
Feb 12, 2018
Law Enforcement Gathers to Support SONC at the 2018 LETR Kickoff Conference
Hundreds of law enforcement personnel from across Northern California gathered recently for the...
Jan 03, 2018
Coaches Can Make a Splash with the Polar Plunge
Any team that plays well together has a better chance of winning together. Team-building exercises...
Mar 31, 2017
A Changing Landscape for Autism Awareness
Autism is as complex as it is ubiquitous. It is estimated that roughly one percent of the world’s...
Mar 14, 2017
Learn & Show Respect on World Down Syndrome Day
Stephanie and Lindsay are Hall of Fame athletes. They have great jobs at Stanford University and...