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Latest Stories from Special Olympics New Jersey

Runners Shine Alongside Lady Liberty

July 11, 2019

On Thursday, July 4th, the 6th annual Statue of Liberty 5K took place on Liberty Island. The ONLY official race around the Statue of Liberty, this exclusive event featured 315 runners raising over $38,000 for Special Olympics New Jersey athletes. What better way to celebrate America’s freedom than raising money and celebrating those with intellectual…

Remembering Former Leaders and Celebrating New Ones

June 28, 2019

On Monday, June 24, the 29th Annual Higgins Golf Classic was held at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster, NJ to benefit over 25,000 Special Olympics New Jersey (SONJ) athletes. Dedicated to long-time Special Olympics New Jersey President and CEO, Mike Higgins, this fundraising golf event has become one of the most prestigious golf tournaments…