This weekend at Goochland High School there will be an all day free tournament featuring Police officers from local and state, and Firemen and EMS. They will be playing Basketball and raising money for Special Olympics…
Head out Saturday to watch the games and you might even get a chance to play!
Come and support Special Olympics and our local 1st Responders!
The About Time Music Fest 2020 is happening! On May 29th -30th , 2020 at Ed Allen’s Campground in Lanexa, VA, an estimated 600+ friends and folks will gather to hear 10-12 bands and music groups play during this two day festival with onsite camping and activities for all ages. The regionally popular Richmond based band “South Hill Banks” will headline the music lineup this year.
The About Time Music Fest, a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization, has an exciting opportunity for you to help support this year’s event, which will benefit our local Special Olympics Virginia organization: Area 6.
The huge success of the About Time Music Festival is credited in large part to our sponsors, who will lend their names and financial support to the 2020 About Time Music Festival in exchange for valuable sponsorship benefits. We hope you will consider sponsoring the 2020 About Time Music Festival.
The Polar Plunge® Festival is Special Olympics Virginia’s premier, annual fundraiser for those brrrr-ave enough to take the challenge. Join the “colony” as we come together to raise funds and plunge into icy waters at four different locations across Virginia in January and February– all for a cool cause.
Join Special Olympics Area 6 and plunge with our Athletes and Volunteers. It will be an experience you will never forget!
Special Olympics Virginia Area 6 is a year-round program of sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Area 6 is one of 31 Special Olympics Virginia area programs; it serves:
Thanks to a large volunteer network and the support of generous partners throughout Metro Richmond, athletes pay nothing to participate. We invite everyone to join us in our mission to open hearts and change minds about people with intellectual disabilities.
Friday night bowling will be held at Bowl America Southwest at 6 pm beginning on January 17.
Saturday morning bowling will be held at Holiday Bowl at 10 am beginning on January 18.
Participants are invited to provide a donation each week to help offset the cost of bowling. As always, this donation is not required, but optional. Please contact Michelle or Karin with any questions or if you have information about businesses or organizations that might help sponsor our bowling programs.