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

UMKC BBall Intramurals

KC Metro Unified Intramural Basketball League with UMKC

February 27 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
5030 Holmes St
Kansas City, MO 64110 United States

Unified Intramural Basketball League with UMKC will take place on Tuesday evenings, 5:45-7:00pm from January 30-February 27 at UMKC Swinney Recreation Center: 5030 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64110. 12…

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MLS Exchange Unified Soccer Tryouts

March 3 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
2248 S 138 St
Bonner Springs, KS 66012 United States

Join us for MLS Exchange Unified Soccer Tryouts!  Click HERE to Register!  Overview: Tryouts = March 3, 2:00-5:00pm @ Bonner Springs High School Signing Day = April 23, 10:00-12:30pm @…

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Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus Fundraiser

March 3 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
4925 St. John Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64123 United States

SOMO – KC Metro has partnered with the Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus for a performance and a fundraiser on March 3 from 3-5pm at the Jesus Cristo El Buen…

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KC FIT 5

March 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
11128 Holmes Road
Kansas City, MO 64131 United States

What: FIT 5 is based on three simple goals: exercising 5 days a week, eating 5 total fruits and vegetables per day, and drinking 5 bottles of water per day.…

Fit 5 Flyer For KC

KC FIT 5

March 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
11128 Holmes Road
Kansas City, MO 64131 United States

What: FIT 5 is based on three simple goals: exercising 5 days a week, eating 5 total fruits and vegetables per day, and drinking 5 bottles of water per day.…

Fit 5 Flyer For KC

KC FIT 5

March 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
11128 Holmes Road
Kansas City, MO 64131 United States

What: FIT 5 is based on three simple goals: exercising 5 days a week, eating 5 total fruits and vegetables per day, and drinking 5 bottles of water per day.…

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KC Unified Intramural Kickball Intramural with UMKC

March 12 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
5030 Holmes St
Kansas City, MO 64110 United States

Unified Intramural Kickball League with UMKC will take place on Tuesday evenings, 5:45-7:00pm at UMKC Swinney Recreation Center: 5030 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64110.  Dates include: March 12, March…

Fit 5 Flyer For KC

KC FIT 5

March 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
11128 Holmes Road
Kansas City, MO 64131 United States

What: FIT 5 is based on three simple goals: exercising 5 days a week, eating 5 total fruits and vegetables per day, and drinking 5 bottles of water per day.…

KC Metro Floor Hockey Clinic W KC Mavericks

KC Metro Floor Hockey Clinic with KC Mavericks

March 13 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
3301 S Noland Road
Independence, MO 64055 United States

Join us for a FREE Floor Hockey Clinic in partnership with KC Mavericks! Limited spots available.  Participants must have an active physical.  Register HERE!  Questions?  Please contact Meg Ward: ward@somo.org

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State Indoor Games

March 15 @ 8:00 am - March 16 @ 6:00 pm

The 2024 State Indoor Games will take place in St. Charles, MO from March 15-16, 2024. For the most updated schedule, visit somo.org/indoorgames. For more information contact Luke Lamb at…

KC Metro Area blog posts

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SOMO Sum Ups: Feb. 14-20

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Feb. 14-20, 2023! Capitol Hill Day- Tuesday, Feb. 14 A group of five delegates from…

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RELEASE: 19th Annual Kansas City Polar Plunge raises $157,094 for Special Olympics Missouri

KANSAS CITY – The 19th Annual Kansas City Polar Plunge on Jan. 28 at Longview Lake Swim Beach was a splashing success, raising $99,411 to date. A total of 397…

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SOMO Sum Ups: Jan. 24-30

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Jan. 24-30, 2023! Webb City Night of Unity- Thursday, Jan. 26 Junior high and high…

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SOMO Sum Ups: Jan. 16-22

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Jan. 16-22, 2023! Southwest Area Unified 3 v 3 Basketball Tournament- Wednesday, Jan. 18 A…

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Charlie Phillips selected to compete for Special Olympics USA

Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) is very excited to announce longtime athlete Charlie Phillips has been officially selected to represent Special Olympics Missouri and Special Olympics USA at the Special Olympics…

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SOMO Weekend Recap: Jan. 9-15

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Jan. 9-15, 2023! Tip-A-Cop – Tuesday, Jan. 10 Eight officers from the Maryville Treatment Center…

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RELEASE: SOMO preps for 19th Annual Kansas City Polar Plunge

KANSAS CITY – The 19th Annual Kansas City Polar Plunge will take place on Saturday, Jan. 28. Brave men and women from around the area will don disco-themed costumes and…

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SOMO Weekend Recap: Dec. 14-18

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Dec. 14-18, 2022! Unified Christmas Party – Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022 88 students and staff…

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SOMO Weekend Recap: Dec. 8-11

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Dec. 8-11, 2022! Lexington Local Basketball Tournament – Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022 SOMO hosted a…

Joe Peart and Daxton Miller carry the Flame of Hope at the conclusion of the 2022 Law Enforcement Torch Run Celebration Lunch on Friday, Dec. 9, 2022 at the Training for Life Campus.

SOMO announces Drive it Home Raffle winner and honors law enforcement

JEFFERSON CITY – Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) hosted its 2022 Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) Celebration Lunch at the Training for Life Campus on Friday, Dec. 9. This event helped…

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