Special Olympics Unified Fitness Clubs are locally organized fitness-focused groups that will give members a way to exercise year-round. Clubs are formed using the Unified Sports model, matching people with and without disabilities. While walking  is expected to be the primary activity, clubs will be encouraged to expand the range of activities based on the…

Special Olympics Indiana – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties (SOIN-ROD) will be hosting a “meet and greet” dinner/silent auction to raise the funds necessary to send Special Olympics athlete, Chris Perdue, of Osgood, to the 2017 World Winter Games in Austria. Chris is set to compete in snowboarding during the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games;…

he annual Fire Truck Pull in partnership with the Lawrenceburg Fire Department was held on Saturday, August 20th at the Hollywood Casino overflow parking lot on US 50 in Greendale. Teams of fifteen or less had to pull a 74,000 pound Lawrenceburg Fire Dept ladder truck fifty feet in the shortest amount of time. The…

n August 13, Special Olympics Indiana – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties celebrated eleven years as an accredited local program of Special Olympics Indiana and the achievements of its athletes, coaches, families and volunteers at its annual Athletic Achievement Banquet. Special awards included family of the year, coach of the year, volunteer of the year, and…

The Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay is designed to inspire and unify Hoosiers as one of the major commemorative events of the 2016 Bicentennial celebration. Hoosiers will also symbolically “pass the torch” connecting generations to IGNITE our future. Among those Hoosiers, you will find some familiar faces of Special Olympics Indiana-Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties. Selected to…

Athletes and volunteers will be selling trash bags to raise funds for sports equipment and our participation in the 2016 EKS (Eunice Kennedy Shriver) Games to held in Indianapolis during the month of September. These are quality bags suitable in size and strength for all our trash needs and yard work this fall. The bags,…

Christopher Perdue, age 17, of South Ripley High School, has been named to Team USA for the 2017 World Winter Games of Special Olympics. He will be competing in the sport of Snowboarding. The Games scheduled for March of 2017 will be held in Austria. About 3,000 athletes of 110 nations are expected to participate…

On Monday, November 30, 2015, the Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. awarded $3,000.00 to Special Olympics Indiana – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties from the City of Lawrenceburg Community Grant Program Phase 1 for a camera and equipment designed for high quality sports photography and HD video for outreach efforts.

Special Olympics Indiana begins a new era of volunteer management, as it unveils its new online volunteer management system (VMS) on Monday, November 16th. From home or work, and at their convenience, new volunteers can fill out the Coach/Volunteer Application, submit their background check, take the Coach/Volunteer Orientation, and complete their Online Protective Behaviors (OPB)….

Beginning October 13th, athletes and volunteers will be selling holiday evergreen products from the Mickman Brothers. Evergreen products range for wreaths, door sprays to centerpieces at an affordable cost. The sale ends on October 30th, so order soon. Products purchased from athletes and volunteers will be delivered the week of November 22nd. Order Online Please…

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