Purdue Women’s Basketball player Abby Abel talks about her involvement in Special Olympics’s Play Unified movement and her friendship with Special Olympics Indiana athlete leader Mitch Bonar.
Meet Kristin and Donna – two women in their mid-40s. They recently completed their third 3K walk this season. More impressively, they showed consistent improvement in each subsequent race – lowering their respective times by nearly 10 minutes.
Take advantage of this chance to get active outdoors, to meet players from the 2017-18 Indy Fuel Hockey Team, and to help raise money for the nearly 15,000 Special Olympics athletes across Indiana.
During the first weekend of our annual Eunice Kennedy Shriver Games in Indianapolis, all athletes in attendance will be eligible for free screenings in the Fit Feet and Health Promotion disciplines.
Longtime volunteer, staff member, and current President/CEO Michael Furnish recently submitted his resignation, effective Dec. 31 2017, to the Special Olympics Indiana Board of Directors.