Sports Camp: Wild, Wild West

My name is Rachel Antal and this is my 5th year at Special Olympics Missouri Sports Camp at Missouri Military Academy (MMA) in Mexico, Mo. I started as a junior…

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MASC Leadership Workshop: Go for the Gold!

Trish Lutz is the Area Services Director and leads our Youth Activation Council. She can be reached at lutz@somo.org. Through our partnership with the Missouri Association of Student Councils, SOMO…

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The Road to State

Sarah Barr is SOMO’s marketing intern this summer. I have been around the Special Olympics organization for several years as a volunteer, coach, and now as an intern.  My high…

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Movie Review: Bully

I knew going into this movie that it would probably be tough to watch. I knew it would make me think of all the Special Olympics athletes we strive to…

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The Power of Friendship

This post was originally published on the Special Olympics Project UNIFY blog. William and Emily of Special Olympics Missouri know firsthand the true power of unified sports — friendship!  …

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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

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

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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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