Special Olympics Florida

St. Johns 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 9 sports.
    • We serve 554 athletes throughout St. Johns County.
    • Over 75 people from our community give their time to volunteer each year.


Law Enforcement Torch Run, April 24th at 4 pm

St. Johns County 2019 Torch RunPlease come join us for the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run. April 24th at 4 pm. The run starts at the main Sheriff’s Office and ends at the Castillo de San Marcos. 

Every year, Law Enforcement Personnel and St. Johns County Special Olympics Athletes, Coaches, and community members run this 5K to raise money for Special Olympics Florida – St. Johns County.

The purchase of a t-shirt is your admission to the event. Please call Deputy Fuentes to purchase a shirt: (904) 669-1106.

We are grateful to Ripley’s Trains for providing transportation for supporters and tired runners. And as always, we thank and appreciate Publix for sponsoring this event.

The Nicholas Wozniak Foundation LogoThank you!

Many thanks to the Nicholas Wozniak Foundation for the Basketball equipment they recently purchased for our Basketball program, and for sponsoring a great end of swim season pool party.


Donate to Special Olympics Florida – St. Johns 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 “St. Johns County” on the memo line. Your generous donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your continuous support.