Category Archives: Special Olympics Idaho

NATIONAL VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION MONTH

April is National Volunteer Appreciation Month.  Here, at Special Olympics Idaho, volunteers serve as the backbone of our organization.  With a small professional staff of just six, we could not fulfill our mission without the dedicated volunteers who serve our … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Smiles and Hearing at State Winter Floor Hockey

On March 3rd, 2012 Special Olympics Idaho held the State Winter Floor Hockey games at the Boise State University Rec Center.  Along with Floor Hockey teams from across the state Healthy Athletes Special Smiles, and Healthy Hearing were also in attendance to … Continue reading

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Healthy Hearing and Special Smiles coming to State Floor Hockey!

“Whatever you do, don’t get disappointed.” – Jack Hansen Don’t let this dry dry winter get you down!  Come out to the State Floor Hockey March 3rd, where Healthy Athletes will be doing a screening at the Boise State Rec … Continue reading

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ZUMBAthon Boise!

1/21/2012 Today started out cold and dreary only to be brought to life by the spice and passion of Boise’s first Special Olympics Idaho ZUMBAthon! But what is ZUMBA? “It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™” – Zumba.com … Continue reading

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Our Country

On the 10th anniversary of September 11, 2001, Special Olympics Idaho(SOID) in conjunction with the 4th Degree of the Knights of Columbus dedicated a beautiful bronze flag pole at the SOID permanent headquarters in Garden City, Idaho. The dedication coincided … Continue reading

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Thank You…

Summer is in full swing and the 2011 State Sumer Games are fast approaching. For the past two months numerous volunteers have been working in a multitude of different roles to prepare for the games. The fourth of July weekend … Continue reading

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I am proud to belong

Special Olympics Idaho is gearing up our State Summer Games held on July 15 and 16, hosted in the Treasure Valley. This year marks our 40th anniversary of Special Olympics Idaho, and as a way to celebrate this great accomplishment, … Continue reading

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