"Let me win. But if I cannot
win, let me be brave in the
attempt."
- Special Olympics Oath
Funding for SOOC
Individual county Special Olympics programs are self-supported. Athlete support
is directly related to the local program's ability to retain resources such as
volunteers, in-kind goods and cash donations.  

Special Olympic athletes are never charged a fee to compete.  All athlete
expenses are paid for through generous donations from individuals and
businesses. These expenses include training, uniforms, room and travel.
Please contact Colleen Langian at 919-968-2810 and see how you can help.
There are many ways you can assist Special Olympics Orange County.

  • Make financial or in-kind donations
  • Identify and submit potential grant funding opportunities
  • Identify and develop relationships with corporate funders
  • Liaison with SONC in joint campaigns such as the Torch Run
  • Organize direct mailing campaigns
  • Conduct fund-raising events such as car washes and yard sales

Any contribution is greatly appreciated and helps to keep Special Olympics
Orange County growing. Special Olympic Orange County is an 501(c)3 nonprofit
organization.
Donors
Festifall and other Town
events provide great
opportunities to raise money and
awareness for SOOC.
Fundraising events such as
Race for a Reason help SOOC
provide uniforms, equipment,
and transportation for all athletes.
Special Olympics Orange County
200 Plant Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Our telephone number is 919-968-2810 and fax
number is 919-932-2923. All e-mails may be sent to Colleen Lanigan, Coordinator at
clanigan@townofchapelhill.org.
How to help out
Make checks payable to:

    Special Olympics Orange County
Mail to:
    Colleen Lanigan
    200 Plant Road,
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Special Olympics Orange County (SOOC) provides
training and athletic competition opportunities for
children and adults with intellectual disabilities
throughout the year.   SOOC programming is self-
supported.  Our athletes are never charged a fee
to compete.  All athlete expenses are paid through
generous donations from individuals and business
in our community.

By donating, you our directly contributing to our
very own SOOC athletes and making it possible
for us to pay their expenses related to training,
uniforms, room and travel.  We can’t do this
without your help!  

We ask for your financial and volunteer support to
help make these extra competitions a reality.  You
can check our website (www.sooc.org) out for
more information on these events, as well as how
to volunteer and donate.  Make a donation of $50
or more and get an awesome magnet for your car!


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Any contribution is greatly appreciated and helps
to keep Special Olympics Orange County growing!
SPRING SPORTS FUNDRAISER!  
DONATE TODAY!!

Spring 2016 Fundraising Goal: $5,000
Contact Colleen Lanigan
clanigan@townofchapelhill.org for details