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

News

Opening Eyes® Provides a Clear Vision for SOWI Athletes

May 1, 2024 Event, Featured Athletes, Healthy Athletes, Sports, Volunteering

Imagine training for months or years to qualify for the swimming competition of a lifetime. All those hours, all those practices. You get up on the block awaiting the starting gun as you gaze out toward the pool and see...

Basketball, Swimming Compete at SOWI Spring Games

April 22, 2024 Event, Fundraising, Healthy Athletes, News, Sports, Volunteering

Nearly 900 basketball and swimming athletes from across the state converged on the campus of University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh April 12-14 for the Special Olympics Wisconsin Spring Games. For the second straight year, the Spring Games featured spirited competition in 3v3...

Jersey Mike's Month of Giving Raises $528K for SOWI

April 22, 2024 Event, Fundraising

Jersey Mike’s Subs and their customers across Wisconsin rallied to raise more than $528,000 for Special Olympics Wisconsin during the company’s 14th Annual Month of Giving in March. Thirty-nine Wisconsin Jersey Mike’s locations accepted donations from customers throughout the month...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
June 6, 2024
8:00am - 12:00pm
Sheboygan Torch Run
June 10, 2024
11:00am - 6:30pm
Green Bay Torch Run
August 24, 2024
8:00am - 5:00pm
2024 Northern State Golf- DePere

Region 5 Contacts:

Brytt Biesemeier

Brytt Biesemeier

Director of Development

bbiesemeier@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Jared Porter

Jared Porter

Special Events Coordinator

jporter@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Megan Quandt

Megan Quandt

Athletic Director

mquandt@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Mark Wolfgram

Mark Wolfgram

Senior Director of Field Services

mwolfgram@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Office:

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

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