Guns vs. Hoses

Whoever raised the most money for Area 12 got the honor of throwing a pie in the face of the not so lucky, “loser”!
April 14, 2014

We See Abilities

You have to see these images from our new "See Abilities" campaign.
April 13, 2014

Team Red, White & Blue and SOTX

Team Red White and Blue is already becoming a force in the Special Olympics Texas volunteer ranks.
April 10, 2014

Emily Slagle's Special Olympics Texas Essay

High school student Emily Slagle wrote how Special Olympics Texas impacted her life for her college application.
April 8, 2014

SMU Women's Equestrian Team Volunteers at Area 10 Equestrian Competition

“I think it's important to be able to provide an opportunity to help these athletes develop and improve as riders"
April 8, 2014

LETR Cops on Top at Krispy Kreme

Officers camp out on Krispy Kreme rooftops until donations come in allowing them to climb down.
March 27, 2014

#DearFutureMom video on World Down Syndrome Day

15 people with Down Syndrome speak to a mom whose baby was diagnosed
March 21, 2014

PEOPLE magazine's Most Beautiful Issue

Women ages 20-59 can enter to be featured in People.com's Most Beautiful issue.
March 20, 2014

"We're all Deer Park"

SOTX athletes and the Deer Park HS basketball team up for annual game
March 20, 2014

Top 10 Things We Saw at Winter Games

The top 10 Best things we saw at Winter Games this year!
February 19, 2014

President's Message

What an exciting year we have had here at Special Olympics Texas!
January 27, 2014

Going the Distance

I volunteer and donate a lot because helping others keeps me grounded and focused on the things in life that matter.
January 27, 2014

Meet Jacob Suarez

Jacob Suarez is an athlete in San Antonio that has done great things with SOTX.
January 15, 2014

Meet Julia Gomez

Julia Gomez is an awesome athlete from the Laredo area.
January 15, 2014

Volunteer at Winter Games 2014

Winter Games is January 30 – February 2.
January 6, 2014

Meet Mitchell Stephens

Mitchell Stephens is an outstanding SOTX competitor from the Heart of Texas area.
January 1, 2014

Meet Claire Elliott

Claire Elliott is a courageous athlete from the Panhandle area.
December 30, 2013

Lubbock supporters plunge for proceeds

Twenty-two frosty fans plunged into the icy waters of Lubbock to support South Plains area athletes.
December 27, 2013

Meet Clyde Jones

Clyde Jones is an adventurous athlete from the Golden Triangle area.
December 25, 2013

Meet Ariana Sanchez

Ariana Sanchez participates in bowling and athletics events in the Laredo area.
December 23, 2013

Girl Scout Troop Adopts SOTX Team

Greater Dallas area Girl Scouts adopted the Notre Dame Saints and Stars Volleyball Team and focused on health awareness through exercise and nutrition.
December 20, 2013

Ruben's Story

As told by Shirley L. Johnson, Ruben's mother
December 18, 2013

SOTX partners with Charity Miles

Special Olympics is now an official partner of Charity Miles.
December 13, 2013

Retired Police Chief Honored for LETR Work

The Highland Park City Council recognized retired chief Darrell Fant for his recent selection for the Texas Law Enforcement Torch Run Hall of Fame.
December 9, 2013

Special IRA Gifts to Expire December 31

Did you know that Congress reinstated a law that allows you to give a gift from your IRA directly to a qualified charity such as Special Olympics Texas without having to pay income taxes on the money?
December 6, 2013

SOTX receives grant from Community Foundation of Abilene

The Community Foundation of Abilene collects, invests and administers charitable endowments for the benefit of our community.
December 4, 2013

Save the Date: U.S. Capitol Hill Day is March 12

Nominate someone for Hill Day 2014.
December 2, 2013

Meet Andrea Martinez

Andrea Martinez is a bocce, bowling, basketball, rollerskating and athletics competitor in the South Plains area.
November 27, 2013

Meet Maddy Davidson

Maddy Davidson is an athletics and aquatics athlete from the Heart of East Texas area.
November 25, 2013

SOTX Featured at NIRSA

Athletes live and play Unified at NIRSA in Maryland.
November 18, 2013

Thank you, Houston Superheroes!

Thank you, for going Over The Edge in Houston.
November 18, 2013

Meet Meredith McBrayer

Meredith McBrayer is a San Antonio area athlete who competes in bowling, aquatics and cycling.
November 13, 2013

Meet Cindy Longoria


November 8, 2013

SOTX Welcomes Military Families

Special Olympics Texas has begun an effort to support our military families who have family members with intellectual disabilities.
November 8, 2013

Meet Janelle King


November 6, 2013

Meet Johnathan Aguilar

Johnathan Aguilar is a bowling and athletics athlete from the Laredo area.
November 4, 2013

Spend your Veterans Day volunteering with SOTX

The Central Texas area will host its area-wide bowling competition, November 10-13, in Austin.
October 31, 2013

Meet Nicole Goodson

Heart of East Texas Area athlete stays busy year-round with bocce, bowling, basketball and athletics events.
October 28, 2013

Meet Clay Kimbrough

Kimbrough looks forward to going for the gold and making his family proud.
October 25, 2013

We love Fall Classic!

Spring Panthers' Unified team Michelle and Debbie spent all weekend getting their golf on at Fall Classic.
October 15, 2013

Meet Quinn Gosdin


October 14, 2013

Meet Noah Volkmann


October 3, 2013

WANTED: Fall Classic Volunteers


September 26, 2013

SOTX Athlete Selected for Royal Court

and the winner is...
September 23, 2013

Go Over the Edge in Dallas


September 20, 2013

Go Over the Edge in Houston


September 20, 2013

Go Over the Edge in Austin

Unleash your inner superhero by rappelling down the 17 story Hyatt Regency Austin Downtown
September 18, 2013

Go Over the Edge in San Antonio


September 17, 2013

Meet Our New Global Messengers!


September 17, 2013

Meet David Thibodeaux


September 11, 2013

Chuy's Presents Hot to Trot Check to SOTX

Thank you, Chuy's Austin, for this awesome donation!
September 9, 2013

Meet Sean Hickey


September 4, 2013

Meet Yvette Pena


September 3, 2013

Amber and Steve Mostyn Give Record $2 Million Donation to Special Olympics Texas

Special Olympics Texas has received a $2 million donation—its largest individual gift ever—from Houston attorneys Amber and Steve Mostyn.
August 15, 2013

Meet Clay Shrock


August 12, 2013

Meet Ethan Brillon


August 2, 2013

Meet Stefanie Armstrong


July 31, 2013

Meet Carley Prusak


July 29, 2013

Happy Anniversary to the ADA

SOTX CEO Margaret Larsen discusses the Americans With Disabilities Act.
July 26, 2013

Meet Elyss Augustine


July 26, 2013

Meet Kenneth Gorsich


July 9, 2013

Meet Zach Hutson


July 2, 2013

SOTX Puchases Land for New Home

Special Olympics Texas has bought land in Austin for its new statewide headquarters.
July 2, 2013

Meet Christian Martinez

Christian Martinez athlete profile
June 25, 2013

Baylor Volunteers are "SO" Awesome!

Matt Hayes loved volunteering with Special Olympics Texas so much as a teen that he wanted to continue his involvement in college.
June 7, 2013

Inclusion Is The Name of The Game

Special Olympics Texas hosts events that provide individuals with intellectual disabilities with the ability to compete in sports.
May 28, 2013

Healthy Athletes provides 980 screenings

Healthy Athletes provided 980 health screenings during the 2013 Special Olympics Texas Summer Games.
May 26, 2013

Meet Tyvis Coats


May 17, 2013

A New Home for SOTX

Are you considering what legacy you will leave? We have a suggestion...
May 1, 2013

Training for Life

Special Olympics Texas provides athletes with the tools they need to become productive members of society.
April 30, 2013

Adamczyk Family Thrives With Special Olympics Texas

Matt Adamczyk brings a unique perspective to Special Olympics Texas.
April 29, 2013

Volunteers Needed for the Chuy's 5K

We are in need of volunteers for the Chuy's 5K in Austin, TX.
April 24, 2013