We provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympics-type sports for Fox Valley children and adults with and without intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy.

Staff, local programs and volunteers work together to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports, free health screenings, unified experiences and community events to support child and adults with intellectual disabilities (ID).

Region 4 offers access to all of Special Olympics Wisconsin’s sports offering, including:


Jersey Mike's Selects SOWI for Month of Giving

February 29, 2024 Event, Fundraising

Special Olympics Wisconsin is joining forces with Jersey Mike’s Subs locations in Wisconsin for the 14th Annual March “Month of Giving” campaign to support local charities. During the month of March, customers will have the option to round up their...

The Power of a Smile

February 21, 2024 Event, Featured Athletes, Healthy Athletes

True peace begins with a smile and science tell us that smiling improves our mood, and those who smile tend to be happier, more energetic, and healthier. However, for many Special Olympics athletes, access to the dental care required to...

SOWI Team Heads to D.C. for Capitol Hill Days

February 13, 2024 Event, Featured Athletes, Fundraising, Healthy Athletes, News, Sports, Unified Champion Schools, Unified Sports

Special Olympics Wisconsin Athlete Annie Mulligan and Unified Partner Daisy Lang, along with SOWI President & CEO Chad Hershner and VP of Marketing & Communications Addie Teeters, represented SOWI in Washington, D.C. for Special Olympics’ annual Capitol Hill Day advocacy...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
August 3, 2024
8:00am - 5:00pm
2024 District 2, 4, 5 Softball & Bocce Competition- Appleton

Region 4 Contacts:

Brytt Biesemeier

Brytt Biesemeier

Director of Development


Jared Porter

Jared Porter

Special Events Coordinator


Megan Quandt

Megan Quandt

Athletic Director


Mark Wolfgram

Mark Wolfgram

Senior Director of Field Services



W5361 CTY KK, Ste. D
Appleton, WI 54915
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(920) 659-5911
(920) 731-3691
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Wed. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.