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The facts about Natalie

November 29, 2011 /

Mike and Amber Elwood are parents to Natalie. Mike was on staff with SOMO for about nine years before he joined the force at the Sedalia Police Department, and Amber…

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My Brother, Tanner

November 22, 2011 /

Katie Hrenchir is the Northwest Associate Area Director and proud sister of SOMO athlete Tanner. She can be reached at My special brother, Tanner, was born with Down syndrome…

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Making a Difference One School at a Time

November 15, 2011 / Comments Off on Making a Difference One School at a Time

Rachel Antal is a freshman at the University of Central Missouri. She is a SOMO volunteer and president of our Youth Activation Committee. Special Olympics is the only place I…

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Youth Today are the Leaders Tomorrow

November 8, 2011 / Comments Off on Youth Today are the Leaders Tomorrow

Trish Lutz is the Area Services Director for SOMO. You can reach her at How many times have you heard the statement, “Youth today are the leaders tomorrow”?  How…

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Worldwide Day of Play

November 1, 2011 / Comments Off on Worldwide Day of Play

In celebration of Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day, youth leaders from around the United States came to Washington, D.C. to participate in Nickelodeon’s Worldwide Day of Play Sept. 22 and be…

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