Special Olympics Wisconsin (SOWI) provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy while participating in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Sport will open hearts and minds towards people with intellectual disabilities and create inclusive communities across Wisconsin. Globally, we strive to end discrimination against people with ID.
Our Strategic Goals
- Improve opportunities for athletes to perform at their best
- Build positive attitudes towards people with intellectual disabilities
- Build capacity by improving resources
- Improve the effectiveness and efficiency of Special Olympics Wisconsin