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Donate to San Antonio!
San Antonio August 28, 2020 - December 31, 2021

Virtual Breakfast with Champions 2020 - Austin
October 23, 2020 - October 23, 2020

2020 Fire Truck Pull
Armstron/Kidsville Park
October 24, 2020 - October 24, 2020

Postponed until October 2021 - Airport Challenge - October 2020
October 24, 2020 - October 24, 2020

Virtual Breakfast with Champions- Gulf Coast Area 22
October 30, 2020 - October 30, 2020

Virtual Breakfast With Champions - El Paso
El Paso, Texas
November 05, 2020 - November 05, 2020

Breakfast with Champions - Area 18
Odessa Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
November 12, 2020 - November 12, 2020

VIRTUAL Breakfast with Champions - Greater Waco
Facebook Live and SOTX TV
November 17, 2020

Breakfast with Champions
November 17, 2020 - November 17, 2020

Virtual Breakfast with Champions - Corpus Christi Hosted by Jose Trevino
November 19, 2020

Concho Valley Virtual Breakfast with Champions 2020
Concho Valley
December 03, 2020 - December 03, 2020

Birdie on the Bay **Event Cancelled**
NorthShore Country Club
December 04, 2020

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Beyond the Finish Line

Shine the Light: Chance Graves, Allen PD

October 20, 2020

While dealing with people on a daily basis, Chance said he, “tries to see people as people and treat everyone as a person and not their physical appearance …. Treating others the way I would want to be treated. How would I want my wife, father, or sons to be treated? Being upfront and honest takes a lot of the variables out.” Chance said

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Dylan's Story

October 13, 2020

Coach Allen sets a high bar for Dylan through attainable goals and encouragement and is always there to give him a high five and cheer him on.

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Shine the Light: Michelle Walter, Travis County Constable Precinct 5

October 13, 2020

“If I could give our athletes encouragement, I’d say, keep training and stay positive. We are going to get through this. Stay at it and stay healthy. We are looking forward to when we can have events again. I know so many athletes now, if I miss someone I’d be in trouble. I miss everyone: athletes, officers, coaches, and staff who help coordinate. I’ve been keeping up with some athletes online, it is good to still be able to interact with them virtually", said Senior Deputy Michelle Walter.

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Shine the Light: Terry Qualls, McKinney PD

October 06, 2020

Officer Terry Qualls started his journey with SOTX 27 years ago with his daughter, Alex. Terry has coached soccer, softball, basketball, and track, and field.

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Shine the Light: Joe Chacon, Assistant Chief of Police, APD

September 29, 2020

Speaking on Summer Games, Joe said "My group and I ran into the stadium, packed with people. There were hundreds of athletes there waiting to compete. They’re my superheroes,” he said with a grin. This experience was his favorite of all!

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Sponsor Spotlight: Pinch A Penny

September 29, 2020

Pinch A Penny is truly committed to helping athletes of all walks of life enjoy the sport of swimming and are proud partners of SOTX!

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Shine the Light: Chief Scesney, Grand Prairie PD

September 22, 2020

“I love my community. There’s no secret there. I’m blessed to work side by side with the best department. I appreciate SOTX athletes and families for sticking with us side by side.” - Chief Scesney

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Shine the Light: Carye Adkins, Abilene PD

September 15, 2020

Of working with SOTX, Adkins said, “Special Olympics has become so personal. My son participates, and it’s starting to become a generational thing. I get so much encouragement, it motivates me to do more.”

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Shine the Light: Chief Salvaggio, Leon Valley PD

September 08, 2020

Athletes, “This is going to pass, and we are going to get back to normal. We all look forward to the day when we can get together. After a day of spending time with the you all, officers come back with smiles on their faces and more relaxed than before,” Salvaggio explains.

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