It's Polar Plunge Season!

Take the Plunge into icy cold waters this winter to help provide 13,000 athletes with an opportunity to participate in sports training and competition programs that help them live longer, happier, healthier lives.

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2016 Winter Games

Winter Sports Season

Are you ready for some basketball, floor hockey, bowling, and alpine skiing? We are! Join us for another Winter Sports Season to stay active all year long.

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Boston Bruins x Special Olympics Massachusetts

The Boston Bruins Foundation announced a three year, $1 million partnership with Special Olympics Massachusetts. In addition to the incredible donation, the Bruins will use their expertise to support wellness programming and help share the message of inclusion with their passionate fanbase. Check out everything the Bruins are doing!

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Go the Xtra Mile!

The Xtra Mile has access to some of the biggest endurance fundraising events including the Boston Marathon, Falmouth Road Race, and the Rodman Ride for Kids.

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NBA Cares Unified game is dream come true

NBA Cares Unified game is dream come true

Ashley Aldrich of Milford had the experience of a lifetime when she traveled to Charlotte N.C. to compete in the NBA Cares Unified game. Being selected as one of only 12 athletes from around the world was exciting on its own, but when she found out who her coach was, her excitement hit a new level. Ashley and her teammates, comprised of Special Olympics athletes and NBA and WNBA basketball players, were coached by none other than Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics. This year marks the eighth annual NBA Cares Special Olympics Unified Basketball game during the 2019…

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Youth Ambassador has eye-opening experience at Schools Conference

Youth Ambassador has eye-opening experience at Schools Conference

Elyse Whittemore is a junior at Auburn High School and was selected as a 2019 Special Olympics U.S. Youth Ambassador. She attended the Special Olympics Schools Conference in San Diego California, February 2019 along with fellow Youth Ambassador Sydney Meininger and their mentor Alison Deluca. Wow.  The only word to describe the 2019 Unified Champion Schools Conference in San Diego, California.  The experience of attending this conference was eye-opening, life changing, and one I, along with my fellow Youth Leaders will never forget.  The Youth Leader portion of the conference was three days long and packed with workshops, general…

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Meet Xtra Mile 2019 Boston Marathon Runner Tim McLaughlin

Meet Xtra Mile 2019 Boston Marathon Runner Tim McLaughlin

Tim McLaughlin is a Pennsylvania native, from Collegeville, who now lives in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania with his wife and their four children.  Both Collegeville and Wynnewood are just outside of Philadelphia.  Besides his obvious enjoyment of running, Tim really enjoys spending his time with his family.  Whether it’s working out, playing golf, skiing, or other sports he loves being able to spend quality time with his family.  Tim and his family also really enjoy traveling.  Every aspect of the amazing city of Boston reminds Tim of Philadelphia.  There’s not just one thing that seems to remind him of Philadelphia.  It’s everything,…

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