Saline County Community BBQ

The officers of Saline County Sheriff's Office invite everyone to their annual BBQ! The event will be held on both Thurday, May 28 and Friday, May 29 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. A $5 donation to Special Olympics Kansas gets your plate and can stack as high as you want with hot dogs, hamburgers and other BBQ items! Be sure to stop by the Saline County Sheriff's Office training room on both days for lunch!

Spring Is Tip A Cop Season!

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Culver's in Kansas City, KS - May 28, 2015 - 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Johnny's BBQ in Mission, KS - June 25, 2015 - 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Famous Dave's in Kansas City, KS - October 6, 2015 - 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

 

Kansas Law Enforcement Torch Run

Online registration for the Torch Run has closed. However, you can still participate by completing this waiver and following the instructions at the bottom of the form to submit it. Or if you are a donor and would like to make a donation to your favorite Torchrunner, click here!

If you are looking for details regarding the Final Leg and Lighting Ceremony at Opening Ceremonies at Summer Games, click on the Final Leg hyperlink below. Also, if you need a hotel for the weekend, please click here for details on the LETR block and discounted room rate. Please call the hotel at 316.634.6070 ext. 402 to book your room.

Ellsworth - 5/27

Larned to Great Bend - 5/27

Salina - 5/27

Lawrence to Ottawa - 6/2

Olathe to KCK - 6/2

Great Bend - 6/3

Ottawa to Beto - 6/3

Topeka to Beto - 6/3

Beto to Emporia to El Dorado - 6/3 and 6/4

Fort Riley - 6/4

Junction City - 6/4

Manhattan - 6/4 (map)

Wamego to Manhattan - 6/4

Winfield to McConnell - 6/4

Andover - 6/5

Augusta - 6/5

Butler County - 6/5

Final Leg - Wichita - 6/5

Leavenworth to Lansing - 6/5

Newton - 6/5

McConnell Air Force Base to Wichita - 6/5

Hays - 6/27

 

Make History in the First Unified Relay Across America for Special Olympics

The Unified Relay Across America will be in Kansas on June 16th, 17th, 23rd and 24th.  You can make history by carrying the Flame of Hope. The Flame of Hope will be lit in Athens, Greece and travel to the United States.  This flame will be carried across our nation to all the way to Los Angeles, California to kick off the Special Olympics World Games. Run or bike the torch in a segment with your friends, sponsor the event or sponsor an athlete.  http://www.unifiedrelayacrossamerica.org/

 

Midnight Run

Looking to beat that summertime heat? Come out and join us for our annual Midnight Run, hosted by the Leawood Police Department! The event will be held on Friday, June 19 with registration starting at 10:00 p.m. at the Leawood Justice Center. A shotgun start will kick off the race at midnight! Registration is $25 before 5/29, $30 before 6/17, and $35 after that date. To register online, click here. To register offline, print off this form, complete it and send it in with your payment to the address at the botttom.

 

World's Largest Truck Convoy - SW Kansas

Keeping our community moving forward! That's the theme for this year's World's Largest Truck Convoy for Special Olympics Kansas. The first Convoy of the season will be on Saturday, June 20 in SW Kansas. Two communities will host the starting locations (Meade and Dodge City) with Cimarron serving as the host for the lunch and auction. For complete details, click here. The convoy is open to all trucks, with a special section for classic cars and motorcycles! So, we hope to see everyone there!

 

2016 Incentives Announced

Our 2016 incentive levels have been announced. Please click here to read about how your agency can earn credit to attend the 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run International Conference!

 

Shopping Through Amazon?

When you do your shopping at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Special Olympics Kansas, Inc. Bookmark the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/48-0890981 and support us every time you shop!

 

Photos

To find photos from our events, please visit our photos tab. There you will find links to all of our photo hosting sites. If you have pics you would like for us to share, please send them to pr@ksso.org.