CALENDAR

Fundraising Events

by | Jun 20, 2016 |

CONTACT US

Luke Schulte
Senior VP of Development & LETR
schultel@ksso.org
620.408.4450 

Mitch Guthrie
Director of Development
guthriem@ksso.org
316.734.2233

UPCOMING EVENTS

May 18

Statewide Event

 

Cops at Donut Shops

Cops at Donut Shops

Join local law enforcement as they stake out donut shops to support Special Olympics Kansas!
6 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Click the image to see all participating locations.

 

May 24

Saline County Area

 

11th Annual Saline County Sheriff’s Office BBQ

May 24 and May 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 Scott.Trembley@saline.org.

May 24

Olpe, KS

Tip a Cop - Olpe

Tip A Cop Olpe

Come out and enjoy a great meal at Olpe Chicken House and be served by local law enforcement. All extra tips given to the deputies will benefit Special Olympics Kansas.

 May 26

Johnson County Area

 

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 http://www.shootforthegold.com/ for information or click HERE to register.

 June 1

Wichita Area

 

Maize Unified Run

This event is for the general public who would like to join the Torch Run in Maize as it enters Maize South High School for the Opening Ceremonies of the State Summer Games!  If you register online, you can use the “check-in” line the day of the event to get your shirt and bypass walk-up registration lines.

Check-in and walk up registration will take place at Sam’s Club, 3084 N Maize Rd at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, June 1.  The fun run/walk will start at 7:30 p.m., or when the torch arrives at Sam’s Club.  We will end at Maize South High School around 8:30, when the Law Enforcement Torch Run enters the Opening Ceremonies of our State Summer Games.

Cost to join the run is $25 through May 22. After May 22 the cost is $30. The fee includes a 2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run t-shirt.

Click HERE to register for this event. For more information contact Mitch Guthrie at guthriem@ksso.org

 June 5

Wichita Area

 

Spangles Give Back Night

Eating at Spangles is great, but it’s even better when you can eat there AND give back to SOKS. Mention Special Olympics Kansas when you order on June 5 from 5-8 p.m. and they will donate 20% of proceeds to SOKS!

Spangles Restaurant located at: 2310 N. Maize Rd, Wichita, KS

 June 14

Garden City

 

Garden City Unified Run

This event is for the general public who would like to join the Torch Run in Garden City as it enters the Garden City Winds Baseball Game for their Opening Ceremonies!  If you register online, you can use the “check-in” line the day of the event to get your hat and bypass walk-up registration lines.

Check-in and walk up registration will take place at the Lee Richardson Zoo from 4:00 – 5:00 pm. The fun run/walk will start at 5:00 pm, or when the torch arrives at the zoo.  We will end at the GC Winds game around 6:00 pm, when the Law Enforcement Torch Run enters the stadium to present the torch, throw the first pitch, and participate in opening ceremonies.  All paid participant fees will include a ticket to the GC Winds game that night!

Cost for the run and game ticket is $30 through June 8. After June 8 the cost is $35 online or $40 in person the day of the event. The fee includes a 2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run t-shirt or hat!

Click HERE to register for this event. For more information contact Luke Schulte at schultel@ksso.org.

June 16

Wichita Area

 

Wichita Wingnuts 3rd Annual Community Benefit Concert: 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

 June 16

Johnson County Area

 

Leawood Police Department Car Show

New location with covered garage!

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

Entry fee: $20
Contact Sgt. Jordan Couturier at jordanc@leawood.org or Luke at schultel@ksso.org.

 July 9

Johnson County Area

 

Golf Tourney sponsored by Prairie Village PD

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. Register Early! This event sells out.
Attire:
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.

Click HERE for the registration form.

 July 28

Johnson County Area

 

Midnight Run 1-mile, 5K, 10K

Join us for the Midnight Run presented by the Leawood Police Department, a participating agency in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Kansas.

1-mile fun run, 5K and 10K options available. 10K run is part of the 100K KC Running Co. Challenge.

Runs will begin at 11:59 p.m. on July 28, 2018 at Hen House, 11721 Roe Ave., Leawood, KS

Participants receive an event t-shirt and medal. Registration cost: $35 thru July 21, $40 July 22 – 27, $45 walk-up

Click HERE to register.

 Sept. 8

Northwest Kansas

 

Northwest Truck Convoy

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!

 Oct. 20

Johnson County Area

 

KC Sports Memorabilia Auction

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!

 Nov. 17

Johnson County Area

 

Golf Tourney sponsored by Prairie Village PD

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 HERE to reserve your ticket or table today.

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.