Duval County

Did You Know

  • Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and competition to children and adults 8 years of age and older with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Check out our Sports pages for more information.
  • We currently serve over 1,000 athletes throughout Duval County.
  • We offer 12 different sports.
  • Our athletes are also invited to participate in Athlete Leadership Programs and Healthy Athletes initiatives.
  • Over 800 people from our community give their time to volunteer with Special Olympics each year.

Save the Date

Mark your calendars. Our athletes are busy! Contact us for more information.

  • August 1 (MONDAY) – County Swimming, Cecil Aquatics Center 5-8pm
  • August 6 – Area 5 Surfing, Little Talbot Island (hosted by Nassau County)
  • August 13 – Area 5 Swimming, Cecil Field (Duval hosts, Long Course Swim)
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  • August 20 – Area 5 Swimming, Cecil Field (Duval hosts, Short Course Swim)
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  • August 29 (Monday) – Flag Football & Powerlifting begins (schools)

How to Donate Directly to Special Olympics Florida – Duval County

Our program is made possible through the generosity of individuals, civic clubs, businesses and corporations both local and across the nation. Our athletes participate in our program at no cost; therefore, without volunteers and donations, the program would not exist.

We accept donations in the form of checks and money orders; or items such as water, food, transportation, office supplies, and shoes for our athletes.

If you would like to make a donation, contact us at (904) 307-4221 or mail it to:

Special Olympics Florida – Duval County
PO Box 350099
Jacksonville, FL 32235

Your generous donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your continued support.