Our Special Olympics Colorado athletes, unified partners and volunteers are spotlighted by news outlets around the state of Colorado for their tremendous accomplishments and remarkable efforts in helping build communities. We would like to share some of these exciting stories with you. Please take a moment to learn more about the ways in which people get involved with Special Olympics Colorado and the difference that experience is making for all types of people.

September 28, 2017

Hall of Fame Luncheon presented by Comfort Dental

The Special Olympics Colorado Hall of Fame Luncheon presented by Comfort Dental recognizes the contributions and achievements of individuals and organizations around Colorado that have made a significant impact within the Special Olympics movement. Each year, the annual inductees are recognized at our Hall of Fame event. Hall of Fame attendees are typically invited by

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July 17, 2017

33rd Annual FirstBank Golf Tournament

The 33rd Annual FirstBank Golf Tournament benefiting Special Olympics Colorado at the Omni Interlocken Golf Course is a fantastic golf tournament. Join us for not only a great round of golf but for the chance to provide our athletes-Coloradans with intellectual disabilities- with life changing opportunities to feel joy, experience success, and feel part of the community

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July 15, 2017

LETR Guardian of the Flame Hockey Tournament

11th Annual Guardian of the Flame Hockey Tournament Saturday & Sunday, July 15-16, 2017 7 a.m. start *THE TOURNAMENT IS LIMITED TO THE FIRST 12 TEAMS* Foothills Ice Arena 2250 Old Kipling Street Lakewood, CO Click here to view teams and donate for this special event! The Guardian of the Flame Hockey Tournament has become

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April 4, 2017

Pins for a Purpose: Energy Industry Bowling Tournament

This is a fun bowling tournament for energy industry professionals that will support Special Olympics Colorado and the 21,000 individuals with intellectual disabilities that they serve. Show off your bowling skills, network with Energy Industry professionals and support a great cause! Teams of up to 6 people (option to have a SOCO athlete join your

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February 9, 2017


Join Adams County Sheriff’s Office and Thornton Police Department for an opportunity to give back. Come in for dinner and help support the Special Olympics Colorado athletes by donating your tips to the officers that serve you a meal! 100% tips go towards the programs and services that support our Special Olympics Colorado athletes.

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November 26, 2016

Stick Up For Kids Fundraiser

Experience Colorado Eagles hockey and benefit Special Olympics Colorado on this special night of fun! Presented by The UPS Store The Colorado Eagles will donate $5 back for every ticket sold to Special Olympics Colorado. Bid on player-used sticks during the game with proceeds going back to SOCO. Join us at the Eagles game and

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July 10, 2016

Chili’s Tip-a-Cop Event

Join your neighborhood Chili’s to help fundraise for Special Olympics Colorado athletes. Law Enforcement officials and Special Olympics Colorado athletes will work together to earn your tips at Chili’s restaurants across Colorado! Stop in for lunch or dinner! Your donations plus 15% of profits will benefit all of our wonderful Special Olympics Colorado athletes.

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June 18, 2016

Beau Jo’s Fundraising Special

Beau Jo’s will donate 20% of the pre tax sales to Special Olympics Colorado. Please bring this Beau Jos flyer when you make any food purchase at the Beau Jo’s location in Arvada.    

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June 12, 2016

Top Gun Car & Motorcycle Show

Top Gun Car & Motorcycle Show Benefiting Special Olympics Colorado will be hosted at the Jefferson County Stadium parking lot (SE corner of US 6 and Kipling in Lakewood). The event is presented by the Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club – Colorado I & Law Enforcement Torch Run Judging begins at 10:00 AM; Awards

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June 2, 2016

Tribute at the Capitol LETR Torch Run

Join us for the 32nd Annual Tribute at the Capitol on the West Steps of the Capitol Building in Denver. Three flames will unite into a single torch, which will then head down the 16th Street Mall to the Pepsi Center. Later that week, the Flame of Hope Escort Ride will transport the torch across the

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