Impact

A Message from the President & CEO: 2022 Quarter 2

Teamwork makes the dream work. Special Olympics Maryland athlete, Thomas Smith, is an amazing young man who lives by this mantra every day, which inspires me to live this way too. Thomas loves life and it’s clear that he does...

Team Spotlight!

Get to know more employees at Special Olympics Maryland that are working so hard to further Special Olympics Maryland's mission and the athlete's connection to their communities by sharing about the great things that our athletes are doing across the...

Meet our Newest Hires!

Our SOMD Family is changing and growing! In the first quarter of 2022, we expanded our SOMD staff with 2 new employees. We are so excited to welcome Alexander Lateulere, who is our new Manager, Donor Relations, and Tionee Drumwright as...

A Message from the President & CEO: 2021 Quarter 4

Dear Supporter, As 2021 closes it offers a time for reflection. I am so proud of our staff and leadership volunteers in the community and schools who worked so closely together this year with a singular purpose of getting our...

Special Olympics Maryland: New Hires

Our SOMD Family is growing! As summer has come to an end, we’ve expanded our SOMD staff with 3 new employees. We are so excited to welcome Benjamin President, who is our new Sports Director, Brian Anderson with AmeriCorps as...

A Message from the President & CEO: 2021 Quarter 3

From 2013 to March 2020 the investment in our program was from a wide range of supporters that transformed the lives of our athletes and helped us grow participation by 32% -- up 2,145 athletes from 6,571 to 8,716. Since...

Certified Athlete Leaders: Social Media Influencers

Our Athlete Leaders have become Influencers! 9 Athlete Leaders have started their journey to becoming Social Media Influencers to help share about their lives, involvement with SOMD, advocate for their athlete friends, and create a positive space about health, wellness,...

Virtual MOVEment to #ReturnToPlay

A Summer Games Recap by Madison Mangum As athletes, parents, spectators, and volunteers arrived at Towson University for the 2021 SOMD Summer Games, many waited anxiously for Opening Ceremonies to begin so athletes could start competing for the first time...

Sponsor Spotlight: Sunrise Safety Services

“Teamwork makes the dream work,” is a saying you will hear quite frequently around the Special Olympics Maryland office. We are a sports organization and bring many aspects of the playing field into our internal processes. Teams come together to...

Special Olympics Maryland: 2021 Calendar

As the state begins to return to normal, our Special Olympics Maryland Team will be monitoring local and federal guidelines to ensure the health and safety of our community. Please note that our 2021 calendar is tentative and the following...