Coming Up: 2015 County Summer Games, March 7
We’re excited to announce our 2015 Duval County Summer Games sponsors: ADT Security & Duval Dealers. The money we receive from our sponsors will provide much needed shade in the form of tents! We’ll also have updated volunteer shirts, more banners and plenty of concessions. Check out our Event page to learn more. Also, be sure to contact us for more information about our Soccer, Athletics, Bocce and Tennis programs.
Bring It On 2015 5K Recap
We had a great time on Saturday, January 3rd at the Bring It On 2015 5K Trail Run in beautiful Nocatee. Thanks to Coastal Spine and Pain, Freedom Boat Club and iHeartRadio for their help in making this first year event a success! Check out the RACE PHOTOS from 904Fitness.com! On Monday, December 29, Athlete Leader Greg Myers and Coach Bob Graver were on Channel 4′s Morning Show talking about getting healthy in 2015. See the interview HERE!
The 2015 Motivational Calendar is On Sale NOW
Our inaugural 2015 Special Olympics Florida – Duval County Motivational Calendar is now ready for you to purchase! The calendar features photos taken by local amateur photographers of our amazing athletes during the 2014 Duval County Summer Games on March 8th. We couldn’t have done it without our wonderful sponsors Southern Oak Insurance and Brumos Motorcars – Thank You! All proceeds from the calendar benefit the amazing athletes of Special Olympics Florida – Duval County.
Stacy’s Success Story from the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games
We’re so proud of our athlete Stacy Setser! She brought home two Silver Medals in Aquatics (50m Breaststroke & 50m Freestyle) and set a new personal record at the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games that were held June 15-20 in Princeton, New Jersey.
How to Donate Directly to Duval
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, please either contact us at (904)307-4221 or mail it to:
Special Olympics Florida – Duval County
PO Box 49008
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32240
Your generous donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your continued support.