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Special Olympics Utah

Cause Area

  • People with Disabilities
  • Sports & Recreation

Location

1400 Foothill DriveSuite #238SALT LAKE CTY, UT 84105 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

The mission of Special Olympics Utah is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Description

Special Olympics Utah is made up of passionate, committed individuals from every walk of life, who recognize the value and unique gifts of people with intellectual disabilities. And who, together, share the common belief in dignity, equality and opportunity for ALL people. Special Olympics Utah involves 2,300 athletes, 5,000 volunteers, 300,000 volunteer hours each year and 16 Olympic-type sports.

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