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Through sport, creating a world where opportunity is not limited by disability.

Become an Athlete

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Calendar of Events

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Volunteer

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Polar Bear Plunge

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News & Updates

President Corner: April

May 1, 2024

Dear Supporters, As we wrapped up National Volunteer Month and Volunteer Appreciation Week in April, I wanted to take this opportunity to address the more than 6,300 people who volunteer…

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National Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month

April 30, 2024

Embracing the beautiful spectrum of differences, we stand strong, united, and proud this month! Join us as we celebrate National Autism Awareness Month – spreading love, understanding, and acceptance. Together, let’s create a world where every unique mind shines bright!

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Women’s History Month

March 27, 2024

As Women’s History Month ends, we want to remind you of the importance of celebrating this holiday and if you didn’t celebrate this year, see if we can give you some inspiration to rally your girl gang for a special night soon! This year’s celebration is “Women Who Advocate for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.”

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President Corner: February

March 8, 2024

Thanks to 14,476 plungers, a very busy February kicked off with the most successful Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge week ever! 66 Super Plungers including 19 athletes got us…

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Strong Minds Bingo Challenge

January 30, 2024

Join SOMD in a 4-week virtual Challenge that focuses on various Self Care / Strong Minds strategies that work best for you. Complete one strategy a day and then cross…

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A Message from the President & CEO: 2023 Quarter 4

January 11, 2024

Each quarter, our president and CEO shares his thoughts and mission moments from the previous 3 months. Check out what he has to share about Q4!

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Young Athletes Future Champions: Lesson 6 – Catching

October 19, 2023

Young Athletes Future Champions: Lesson 6 Catching a ball allows children to use hand-eye coordination, and timing skills and overcome the fear sometimes attached to an object coming their way! 

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Young Athletes Future Champions: Lesson 5 – Toss with Direction

October 19, 2023

Young Athletes Future Champions: Lesson 5 Throwing is considered one of the most important manipulative skills for our Future Champions to master! Everything from timing to grip strength can be seen in an…

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