Fundraising Events

by | Jun 20, 2016 |

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Luke Schulte
Senior VP of Development & LETR

Mitch Guthrie
Director of Development

April 2018 Events

Annual Shooting Match

April 21, 2018; 8 a.m. – Noon
Open to Law Enforcement and Civilians
Teams or Individuals

Click HERE to Register
Click HERE to view Partnership Opportunities
Click HERE for Registration Flyer with event details and rules or Contact Captain Rick Newson with questions  913.715.5226

Registration cost increases after April 8, 2018.


Event Information
Monday, April 23, 2018
Shadow Glen Golf Club, 26000 Shadow Glen St., Olathe, KS 66061
7:30 a.m. Registration, breakfast, driving range opens
9 a.m. Shotgun start
Lunch served on course
Following golf, enjoy an awards reception in the Clubhouse with heavy hors d’oeuvres and drinks.
All guests are welcome to get their photo with the 1985 & 2015 World Series Trophy

Your participation in the Royals Charities Celebrity Golf Tournament will help support Royals Charities and Special Olympics KC Metro.
Foursome: $5,000
All golf packages include:
Includes four (4) golfers, Green Fees and Carts for foursome, Breakfast, lunch and cocktail reception, Gifts from Nike, Titleist & FootJoy


A new spin on an annual favorite!   Expanding to a two day event

Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 

Same cost, same times, same payout.  There will be a Big Fish Contest each day with a prize pack  awarded for the Biggest Fish caught per day (entry fee applies to the contest) and a Saturday night fish fry supper.  Click on this link to Register Today


For Torch Run Merchandise, registration and all run routes and information click HERE.

The following runs take place in April, 2018:
Dodge City

May 2018 Events

Emporia Police Department Scramble for Special Olympics

Emporia Municipal Golf Course
May 5, 2018
9 a.m. Shotgun Start
$65 per golfer, $45 per EMGC Annual Players

Includes tournament play, contests, cart rental and lunch.
Contact Sergeant Kevin Risley at or Detective Dominic Vortherms at for information.

37th Annual Kansas Heart & Sole Classic

Distance: 5K run/walk and 10K run
When: Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 8 a.m.
Where: Downtown Olathe, Kansas
Why: A portion of the proceeds go to Special Olympics Kansas
Who: YOU! All ages welcome.
How: Register online or print a registration form


11th Annual Saline County Sheriff’s Office BBQ

May 24 & 25
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Saline County Sheriff’s Office Training Room
Tickets are $5

Come and enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers, nachos and more!
Email Scott Trembley for more information at

Rise Armament Shoot for the Gold

May 26, 2018; starting at 8 a.m.
Mill Creek Rifle Club

Breakfast, lunch, water and popsicles provided.

Visit for information or click HERE to register.


For Torch Run Merchandise, registration and all run routes and information click HERE.

The following runs take place in May, 2018:
Fort Riley
Hutchinson – Reno County
Olathe – KCK
Saline County

June 2018 Events

Wichita Wingnuts 3rd Annual Community Benefit Concert featuring Big and Rich

June 16, 2018

Lawrence-Dumont Stadium in Wichita

Tickets are $40
Order online HERE and a portion of the ticket sales will be donated to SOKS.

New location with covered garage!

June 16, 2018
Park Place North Parking Garage, 11501 Nall Ave.

Entry fee: $20
Contact Sam at or Luke at

For Torch Run Merchandise, registration and all run routes and information click HERE.

The following runs take place in June, 2018:
El Dorado (Butler County)

July 2018 Events

July 9, 2018

Deer Creek Golf Course
7000 W. 133rd Street, Overland Park, KS 66209
Registration: $75 per golfer or $300 per team.
Includes tournament play, contests, cart rental & dinner. Awards presentation & dinner directly
following play.
Men – shirts with collars or mock neck are required and must be tucked in. Shorts must be Bermuda length.
Women – sleeveless or collarless shirts may be worn. Shorts must be Bemuda length.
No denim, tank tops, halter tops, t-shirts or short shorts.
Register Early! This event sells out

Click HERE for the registration form.

July 28, 2018

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August 2018 Events

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September 2018 Events

September 8, 2018 – Oakley and Goodland to Colby

Join us to benefit Special Olympics Kansas athletes. Trucks, vintage cars and motorcycles are welcome. Event is open to the public – celebrating the trucking industry and helping raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics Kansas.

Keeping America and Special Olympics Kansas moving forward!

October 2018 Events

Kansas City Sports Memorabilia Auction for Special Olympics Kansas

Join us October 20, 2018 at the Abdallah Shrine Temple
5300 Metcalf Ave, Shawnee Mission, KS 66202

Hundreds of signed sports memorabilia up for auction including items like a Salvador Perez World Series Jersey, Rick Flair red boot, Bobby Knight folding chair, plus items from the NHL, MLB, NFL, KU and more!

No reserves.

November 2018 Events

2019 will be the 30th Year of the Heartland Winter Games!

Join us in celebration
November 17, 2018
DoubleTree by Hilton, Overland Park

Wish Upon a Star

Enjoy dinner with friends and get an early start on holiday shopping all while sponsoring the John L Cassidy Heartland Winter Games.

Click on the link to reserve your ticket or table today.

December 2018 Events

Check back soon for details!

Due to nature of our events, registrations fees for no-shows or late cancellations are non-eligible for refund.  If you have earned an incentive for the event please contact us and we will make every effort to get it to you.  Thank you for your understanding and support of Special Olympics.