become a special olympics ri athlete

Become An Athlete

Sports competition not for personal gain or glory but for the sheer joy of taking part.

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Special Olympics offers many ways to take part. Become a short-term or long-term volunteer today.


For athletes and their families everywhere, Special Olympics is an enduring symbol of hope.

With any gift to Special Olympics Rhode Island, you help to inspire greatness.

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