Champions for 50:
RSM & Melissa Reilly
RSM and Special Olympics athlete, Melissa Reilly are Champions for 50. Over the course of the 50th anniversary of the Special Olympics movement, RSM will highlight their longstanding partnership with Melissa Reilly to increase awareness and build financial support to continue to grow the mission. One of their initiatives is to announce the first annual Melissa Joy Reilly Award, highlighting an RSM employee for his/her commitment to service. Additionally, RSM and Melissa will team up to raise significant funds to support inclusive communities throughout the company’s footprint. Thanks to Melissa and RSM, more athletes with intellectual disabilities will be able to participate in inclusive athletic programming, right here in Massachusetts.
Melissa serves on the Special Olympics Massachusetts Board of Directors, works as a Legislative Aide to State Senator Jamie Eldridge, and recently competed at the Massachusetts Winter Games in Alpine Skiing. She has represented her state and country at international Special Olympics competitions including at the World Winter Games in Pyeong Chang, South Korea.
Since 2015, RSM has Raised $178,220 for Special Olympics Massachusetts through the Birdies for Love Campaign
“This is an exciting program and a fun way to raise additional dollars for charities. I am very proud of the way that our community embraced the initiative which has such a wide-reaching and positive impact on children and families.” – Davis Love