Kansas City Metro Area

Area Contact Information

9150 E 41st Ter, Suite 213
Kansas City, MO 64133
Phone: 816.535.9610
Fax: 816.535.9611

Area Staff:

Meg Ward, Program Director

Eslun Tucker, Business Development Manager

Christina Hunt, Development Manager

Counties served:
Bates, Cass, Clay, Jackson, and Platte

KC Metro Area events

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Christmas in the Park

December 8 @ 5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
850 SW Longview Road
Lee's Summit, MO

Join us for the annual Christmas in the Park at Longview Lake! Support SOMO by swinging by and saying hi while you drive through the light display.  SOMO will receive up…

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Wingstand Dine to Donate – KC Metro

December 13
7715 Stateline Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64114

KC Metro’s December Dine to Donate is at Wingstand located at 7715 Stateline Rd., KCMO 64114. You can order in person or online anytime during open business hours!  The code…

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KC Metro Holiday Party

December 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1211 W 27th St.
Kansas City, MO 64108

Come and celebrate the 2022 year with your SOMO friends! We’ll eat, drink (non-alcoholic), socialize, and dance the night away! Wear your favorite ugly Christmas sweater or your holiday best!…

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Basketball Clinic with Rockhurst University

December 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
1100 Rockhurst Rd
Kansas City, MO 64110 United States

Free Clinic hosted by Rockhurst University and The Whole Person! 10:30am: Arrive to campus gym and introductions to the team 11:00am-noon: Basketball Clinic (max of 30 participants) Noon: Pizza available…

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KC Metro Floor Hockey Clinic

January 11, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
1201 NE Colbern Rd
Lee's Summit, MO 64086 United States

SOMO is hosting a FREE Floor Hockey Event with KC Mavericks!  Limited spots, RSVP today!  Click here to Register! Questions?  Please contact Meg Ward: ward@somo.org

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SOMO Night at the KC Mavericks Game

January 13, 2023 @ 7:05 pm - 10:00 pm
19100 E Valley View Pkwy
Independence, MO 64055 United States

Mark Your calendars and get your tickets to attend the KC Mavericks game for SOMO night!  We’ve partnered with the KC Mavericks for the entire month of January and the…

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Bingo Morning Fundraiser with the KC Mavericks

January 14, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
1761 Burlington
North Kansas City, Missouri 64116

SOMO has teamed up with the KC Mavericks and Chicken n Pickle to host a BINGO fundraiser!  So, bring the whole fam to meet Mavericks players and coaches.  We will…

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KC Metro Area Basketball

January 21, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
801 W North Ave
Belton, MO 64012 United States

Team entries and physicals due Wednesday, December 21.  Questions?  Please contact Meg Ward: ward@somo.org

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Polar Plunge – KC Metro

January 28, 2023

Bring your friends and jump in a lake of frozen water to benefit Special Olympics Missouri.   Raise a bear min of $75 to receive a shirt the day of the…

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KC Metro Area Aquatics Meet

April 1, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
18200 MO-78
Independence, MO 64057 United States

Entries are due Thursday, March 9.  Questions?  Please contact Meg Ward: ward@somo.org

KC Metro Area blog posts

Special Olympics - Evening with Andy Reid

SOMO hosts successful Second Annual Evening with Andy Reid

SOMO’s second annual Evening with Andy Reid was a huge success! More than 300 SOMO supporters came together on June 9 at Arrowhead Stadium to raise money to help further…

Two SOMO volleyball teams shake hands at the State Summer Games at the MizzouRec on Friday, May 20, 2022 in Columbia, Mo.

SOMO hosts successful State Summer Games in Columbia

COLUMBIA – Special Olympics Missouri hosted its State Summer Games May 20-22 in Columbia. It was SOMO’s first full three-day event since 2018. “SOMO has been through so much these…

Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach Andy Reid speaks to a crowd of Special Olympics Missouri supporters on June 10 at Arrowhead Stadium.

Chiefs Coach Andy Reid boosts SOMO

Kansas City Chiefs Coach Andy Reid pointed to the resilience of Special Olympics athletes, then called on a crowd of some 300 people to “step up and step out” to support Special Olympics Missouri Thursday night at “An Evening With Andy Reid” at Arrowhead Stadium.

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Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach Andy Reid Supports Special Olympics Missouri

Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach Andy Reid has partnered with Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) to promote the statewide organization through a series of public service announcements. “I believe in this…

KC Metro Area newsletters

Area Sponsors

15 And The Mahomies Foundation