Grimes, IA – Special Olympics Iowa honored its Outstanding Athlete, Coach and Family of the Year award winners during the Summer Games Opening Ceremonies presented by Hy-Vee May 25 at Iowa State University’s Hilton Coliseum. The Scott Bryant Unsung Hero Award was also presented to recognize an individual dedicated to the Law Enforcement Torch Run program.

Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year – Katie Stephan, Dubuque

Grimes, IA – More than 2,500 athletes, 1,200 coaches and 1,500 volunteers are set to converge on the campus of Iowa State University for the 33rd Annual Special Olympics Iowa Summer Games May 25-27. Events begin Thursday, May 25 with the Torch Run Final Leg bringing the Flame of Hope from downtown Des Moines to Hilton Coliseum for the Opening Ceremonies presented by Hy-Vee beginning at 7 p.m.

Grimes, IA – Texas Roadhouse is open for lunch! Doors will open at all Iowa locations on Thursday, April 13 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a FREE lunch in support of Special Olympics Iowa. Simply leave a donation at your table and 100% of the proceeds will go to Special Olympics Iowa. Local law enforcement officials will serve meals and bus tables, allowing all tips to also benefit athletes with intellectual disabilities.
 
Grimes, IA – Special Olympics Iowa would like to congratulate its very own Iowa athlete Tabitha Darnell on receiving two silver medals at the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria.
 

Grimes, IA – Running through November 24th

Grimes, IA – Starting November 11th and running through November 24th

Grimes, IA – Casey’s General Stores throughout Iowa helped raise funds for Special Olympics Iowa this summer with the Casey’s Cup Campaign. Starting May 19 just in time for the SOIA Su...

Grimes, IA – Adventure seekers and cold weather enthusiasts; join us to raise money and awareness for Special Olympics Iowa. The Polar Plunge is a unique opportunity for individuals, organizations and businesses to support Special Olympics Iow...

Grimes, IA –Special Olympics Iowa (SOIA) will host the annual Davenport Unified Golf Tournament on Wednesday, September 21 at the Red Hawk Golf Course in Davenport, IA. The tournament will off...


A giant tug of war between you, your friends and a 120,000-pound airplane!


Grimes, IA – Strong enough to pull a plane? Prove it! The Lohse Family Foundation presents the Third An...

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