Special Olympics Florida

Hillsborough 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.
    • We currently serve 798 athletes throughout Hillsborough County.
    • We offer 17 different sports
    • Our athletes are also invited to participate in Athlete Leadership Programs and Healthy Athletes initiatives.
    • We are fortunate to have 1,160 people from our community give their time to volunteer each year.

What’s Happening

The Color Me Rad 5K has selected Special Olympics Florida – Hillsborough County as their benefiting charity! For more information on how you can get in on the action click here.

Our 2nd Annual Champions Breakfast Fundraiser takes place at Amalie Arena on May 7th from 7:00 am – 9:30 am. Find out how you can get involved; contact Special Olympics Hillsborough County Director, Sarah Taylor (sarahtaylor@specialolympicshillsborough.org) for more information.


Our County Management Team meets the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at APLC.


Congratulations William Corsi, Hillsborough County Athlete!  

In July 2015, William will participate with law enforcement officers from all over the world in the Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg of the Special Olympics World Summer Games.  The Final Leg will travel the breadth and length of California, bringing the Flame of Hope into the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum as part of the Opening Ceremony of the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games.w.corsi final leg torch run 2

How to Donate Directly to Hillsborough County

Our program is made possible through the generosity of local individuals, civic clubs, businesses and corporations. 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 cash or checks; or items such as water, food, transportation, office supplies, and equipment or shoes for our athletes.

If you would like to make a donation, please contact us or send to:

Special Olympics Florida – Hillsborough County
4023 N Armenia Ave, Suite 280
Tampa, FL  33606

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