Inspiration Walk

14th Annual Inspiration Walk – Mark Your Calendars!

The 14th annual Special Olympics Howard County Inspiration Walk will take place on Saturday, April 18, 2015, from 8:00 – 11:30 at Centennial Lake in Ellicott City. Funds raised at the walk provides about 65% of SOHO’s annual operating budget.
Honorary Chairpersons County Executive Allan Kittleman and State Senator Guy Guzzone will kick the walk off at 9:15.

Activities include games, pre-walk exercise, car displays, face painting, photo booth and much more. The Oriole Bird and Ravens Poe will be there as well as the WLIF 101.9 truck.

Drinks and snacks will be provided to all walkers courtesy of our Hospitality Sponsors Canada Dry Potomac and Body Armour.

Incentive Prizes:
$25 – provides walkers with Inspiration Walk T-shirt and entry into a door prize drawing. (You must be present to win.)
$100 – Special Olympics Howard County auto magnet
$250 – SOHO toiletry bag
$500 – Walking Enthusiast Kit (Water bottle carrier, water bottle and pedometer)
$1000 – Watch

Prizes will be awarded to the top five fundraisers as of May 23, 2015. Among the top prizes are four Orioles tickets with parking pass , Howard County restaurant gift baskets; and 2-3 nights at an RCI resort.

Register today at http://www.firstgiving.com/somdhc/howard-county-inspiration-walk-2015 .

If interested in being a sponsor for the walk, check out the Become A Sponsor tab for sponsorship levels,  and email info@somdhc.org or call the office at 410-740-0500.

Upcoming Volunteer Orientations

UPCOMING VOLUNTEER ORIENTATIONS

The next Volunteer Orientation will be held on Thursday, February 5th from 7:00-8:30 p.m.  at the SOHO office. Anyone interested in volunteering must attend a volunteer orientation, complete a volunteer application and an on-line Protective Behaviors Course. Parents are highly encouraged to attend an orientation. For more information, contact Volunteer Coordinator Janet Larrimore. (JanetandWalter@comcast.net).

Future orientations are scheduled for  March 19th, and April 8th.

 

Giving Tuesday

Thank you to those who contributed to Special Olympics Howard County on GIVING TUESDAY. We appreciate your support!

Fall Dance

Athletes, come out and enjoy an evening with friends at our fall dance to be held on Friday, November 14th at Harpers Choice Middle School from 7:00- 9:00 p.m. Drinks and snacks will be served. Volunteers and chaperones needed. Contact Family Coordinator, Barbara Stewart,  at stewgarden@aol.com if available to help.

Athlete of the Month

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State Basketball Tournament

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