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

Christina McDonough Hunt, Development Director

Gabby Buttice, Health & Wellness Coordinator

Allen Tobin, Athlete Leadership Assistant

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

KC Metro Area events

KC Pickleball Clinic 2024

KC Metro Pickleball Clinic

May 19 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1030 S Withers Rd
Liberty, MO 64068 United States

We will be offering 2 sessions (both 4-weeks long) for our upcoming KC Pickleball Clinic. Both sessions will take place on Sunday evenings from 5:00-6:00pm.   24 spots available per session! …

KC Pickleball Clinic 2024

KC Metro Pickleball Clinic

May 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1030 S Withers Rd
Liberty, MO 64068 United States

We will be offering 2 sessions (both 4-weeks long) for our upcoming KC Pickleball Clinic. Both sessions will take place on Sunday evenings from 5:00-6:00pm.   24 spots available per session! …

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2024 State Summer Games

May 31 @ 8:00 am - June 2 @ 1:00 pm
Columbia, MO United States

Our 2024 State Summer Games will be held May 31 to June 2 in Columbia, Mo. This year’s Summer Games will feature four sports: volleyball, track and field, powerlifting and…

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KC Sports Experience

June 7 - June 8
1801 White Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64126 United States

Join us for the second annual KC Sports Experience cohosted with Police Athletic League of Kansas City (PAL)! Register at SOMO KC Sports Experience Registration Deadline to register is May…

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Gary Brimer Sports Camp

June 16 @ 3:00 pm - June 21 @ 11:00 am

Our 2024 Gary Brimer Sports Camp will be held June 16-21, 2024, at the Training for Life Campus in Jefferson City! For more information, visit somo.org/camp

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SOMO’s 2nd Annual KC Block Party

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
9150 E. 41st Terrace
Kansas City, MO 64133 United States

Visit www.somo.org/kcblockparty for more information and to sign up as a sponsor, vendor, or entertainer!

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KC Metro Area Pickleball

June 29 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
19310 E 50th Terrace
Independence, MO 64055 United States

Team entries are due Thursday, June 7.  Questions?  Contact Meg Ward: ward@somo.org

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KC Metro/ North Area Softball

July 13 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
2202 Waterworks
Saint Joseph, MO 64501 United States

Team entries and physical renewals are due Thursday, June 20.  Questions? KC Metro Area Teams – please direct questions and entries to Meg Ward: ward@somo.org North Area Teams – please…

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KC Metro/ North Area Tennis

July 17 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4747 Mill Creek Pkwy
Kansas City, MO 64112 United States

Team entries and physical renewals are due Monday, June 24.  Questions? KC Metro Area Teams – please direct questions and entries to Meg Ward: ward@somo.org North Area Teams – please…

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North Area / KC Metro Flag Football

July 26 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3221 SE State Route H
Faucett, MO 64448 United States

Team entries are due Thursday, June 27th.  Questions?  Contact Mitch Curran: curran@somo.org VOLUNTEERS needed!  REGISTER HERE to volunteer at Area Flag Football!

KC Metro Area blog posts

SOMO Hall Of Fame Class Of 2023 Square GFX

RELEASE: SOMO to induct 2023 Hall of Fame Class and recognize annual award winners at 2023 Awards Banquets

JEFFERSON CITY – Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) will induct its 2023 Hall of Fame Class and honor several of its most outstanding athletes, coaches, volunteers and financial partners at the…

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SOMO Sum Ups: Oct. 31- Nov. 6

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from October 31- November 6, 2023! Training for Life Campus Weekly Events and Classes: October 31- November 6 This week began our new schedule at the Training for Life Campus with…

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SOMO Sum Ups: Oct. 24-30

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from October 24-30, 2023! Training for Life Campus Weekly Events and Classes: October 24-27 Last week was the last full week of October events at the Training for Life Campus. Thank…

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SOMO Sum Ups: October 17-23

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from October 17-23, 2023! Training for Life Campus Weekly Events and Classes: October 17-20 Last week was another great week of Training for Life Campus events! Be sure to attend our…

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SOMO raises funds at Second Annual Picture Me Perfect Art Crawl presented by Zoetis

KANSAS CITY – Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) and Southeast Enterprises teamed up to host the Second Annual Picture Me Perfect Art Crawl presented by Zoetis in Brookside on Sunday, Oct.…

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SOMO changes lives at 2023 State Outdoor Games

JEFFERSON CITY – The 2023 Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) State Outdoor Games brought out the best in more than 1,000 athletes, coaches, volunteers and Unified partners from across the state,…

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SOMO Sum Ups: Oct. 10-16

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from October 10-16, 2023! St. Louis Public Schools Bowling Tournament: Tuesday, October 10 The St. Louis Public Schools hosted a Bowling…

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SOMO Sum Ups: Oct. 3-9

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from October 3-9, 2023! Smoothie King Polar Plunge Fundraiser: Tuesday, October 3 Thank you to everyone who joined us at…

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Release: Three more Missouri schools named National Banner Unified Champion Schools

JEFFERSON CITY – Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) is so excited to announce three more schools in Missouri have been named National Banner Unified Champion Schools. Congratulations to Odessa High School,…

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SOMO Sum Ups: Sept. 26- Oct. 2

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from September 26-October 2, 2023! Training for Life Campus Weekly Events and Classes: September 26-30 The Training for Life Campus has several reoccurring…

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15 And The Mahomies Foundation