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Virtual Winter Games Underway

The first-ever Special Olympics Michigan Virtual Winter Games presented by Wertz Warriors is open now! Submit your results by February 24, then join us for an online celebration on February 26.

Renne Wyman Named Golisano Health Leadership Award Honoree

Sparta High School teacher Renne Wyman has been selected as Special Olympics Michigan's 2020-2021 Golisano Health Leadership Award Honoree for her dedication to improving the health of people with intellectual disabilities and advancing the health work of Special Olympics.

Tim Hileman Appointed to Protect Michigan Commission by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Special Olympics Michigan President and CEO Tim Hileman is among the group of new members appointed to the bipartisan Protect Michigan Commission by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. The commission will help raise awareness of the safety and effectiveness of an approved COVID-19 vaccine, while also helping to protect the health and safety of all Michigan residents.

State YAC members and U.S. Youth Ambassadors

State YAC members and U.S. Youth Ambassadors, Max and Sam, in the Unified Talks video. They will discuss the importance of practicing healthy habits for better physical and mental wellbeing. You're not just striving, you're thriving.

2020 SOMI Car Raffle Winners Drawn

Find out which three lucky winners were drawn for the 2020 SOMI Car Raffle!

Host a Third Party Fundraiser

Fundraising on behalf of Special Olympics Michigan is a fun way for you to raise money and share SOMI with others! Learn more about how you can host a third party fundraiser!

Donor Advised Funds

You can establish a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) with a sponsoring organization and utilize the fund to support Special Olympics Michigan. Learn more about how Donor Advised Funds work.

401(k) and IRAs

Maximize value by avoiding income and real estate taxes. If you are 70 1/2 or older and have excess IRA assets, ask how you can give up to $100,000 to charity, free from income tax through an IRA Charitable Rollover.

Stocks, Bonds & Mutual Funds

Receive a deduction for the full fair market value and avoid paying tax on your capital gain. This giving option can provide greater tax benefit than a cash gift of the same amount.

Employer Matching Gifts

Will your employer match your gift? Learn more about how your gifts may qualify for a match.

Real Estate Gifts

Real estate assets can be converted into a gift that produces income. Receive a deduction for the appraised market value and avoid capital gains tax.

Give Later

Planned gifts allow a lasting legacy and continued support for Special Olympics Michigan. Learn more about how you can plan for the future.

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