Special Olympics Florida

Santa Rosa 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.
  • Our athletes are also invited to participate in Athlete Leadership and Healthy Athletes programs.
  • We currently offer 17 sports.
  • We serve 113 athletes throughout Santa Rosa County.
  • Over 50 people from our community give their time to volunteer with Special Olympics each year.

Help Needed!!

Surfingooking for experienced Sports Management and Fundraising Volunteers.  Sports Mangers will work directly with the County Director to define and execute the County’s strategic plan for 2017 Fall Classic Sports and Summer Games Sports.  Includes developing new athletes, coaches, sports volunteers and venues.  Fall Classic Sports include Powerlifting, Gymnastics, Softball and Flag Football.  Summer Games Sports include:  Cycling, Tennis, Bocce, Volleyball and Track & Field.  Alternate Sports Managers needed for 2017 Swimming, Surfing, Stand up Paddle, Golf and Bowling.

Fundraising Management team will work with County Director to execute established events and integrate Special Olympics Florida as beneficiary in existing Community events.

Donate to Special Olympics Florida – Santa Rosa 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
1915 Don Wickham Drive
Clermont, FL 34711

Be sure to include “Santa Rosa County” on the memo line. Your generous donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your continuous support.