We just love YOU-nified Champion Schools! 💘 February 2020 UCS Newsletter

❤️ Ready, Set, PLUNGE! ❤️

Schools across the state are going head to head to become the coolest school in North Carolina!

It's plunge season in North Carolina!

Are you ready to go freezin’ for a reason?! A Polar Plunge is a unique fundraising opportunity for individuals, organizations and businesses to support Special Olympics NC by jumping or running into a cold body of water in the middle of winter.

Contribute to the school of your choice and help them become the top Cool School!


Join Special Olympics North Carolina for the Youth Leadership Experience at Summer Games! 


The 2020 SONC Summer Games is taking place May 29 - 31 in Raleigh!

Youth from Unified Champion Schools across the state are coming together to volunteer at a variety of competition venues, Opening Ceremony, the victory dance and Olympic Town!

This opportunity is a full-weekend commitment. Housing and meals will be provided by Special Olympics NC.

Registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Unified pairs are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested? Click here to read more information and register your group!

Deadline to apply: Friday, May 1.


Are you interested in taking your youth leadership to the next level?

Do you have a passion for inclusion and respect at your school?

The 2020 Special Olympics North America Conference will be held in our backyard this July! Charlotte will host thousands of fans, supporters and leaders in the Special Olympics movement.

Special Olympics North Carolina is currently seeking a Unified pair and one adult mentor to attend the schools and youth track at the 2020 Special Olympics North America Conference. Don't miss your chance to join nearly 200 youth from across the continent in Charlotte.

The deadline to nominate a youth pair and adult mentor is March 31. Selection will be announced April 10.

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