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"I love Special Olympics because it is a great way to make friends and to show some team spirit."
|SOMO Career||20+ years|
|Sports||Volleyball, basketball, bocce, softball & bowling|
|What's your favorite part of SOMO?||My favorite part of SOMO is family, friends, getting to travel and being involved with educational programs.|
|Anything else you want people to know about you?||Yes I have a personal assistant who helps me with cooking, organizing, paperwork if needed, volunteering, shopping, price comparing, cleaning if needed and much more.|
"Sports bring people together and bring joy, and I believe this is also my favorite part about Special Olympics."
|Years as a Volunteer||9 years|
|Favorite SOMO memory||My favorite memory was playing softball in Lees Summit, MO and this game must’ve gone into 3 or 4 extra innings, but we ended up winning by 1 run. The game lasted several hours, but was the most fun I’ve had playing softball.|
|What else do you enjoy?||Something else people should know about me that’s fun and exciting is I love mathematics and solving problems related to math.|
SOMO News & Updates
Special Olympics Missouri Selects New CEO
The Board of Directors for Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Larry Linthacum as the statewide non-profit organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer.…
We are back! Our COVID-19 Return to Play protocols are still in place.