Congratulations Kansas LETR!
It has been an unbelievable year! Your efforts have broken records for the Kansas Law Enforcement Torch Run movement! $503,644.95 has been raised to support the programs and athletes of Special Olympics Kansas.
On behalf of everyone involved in Special Olympics Kansas, THANK YOU for your dedication to improving the lives of persons with intellectual disabilities. Together we are changing lives!
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When you do your Holiday 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!
2015 Metro Region LETR Kick-Off Meeting
On Wednesday, January 14th the LETR Police Department Coordinators will meet from 6 PM- 7:30 PM at the Olathe Police Department training room, 501 Old 56 Highway, Olathe, KS 66061.
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. Registration will open soon. http://www.unifiedrelayacrossamerica.org/
Also, we are looking for law enforcement officers and military personnel to help escort the "Flame of Hope" across the USA. If you are interested in serving in this position or would like more information, please check out the this letter from Mike Peretti, Chair of the Executive Council.
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!
Announcing a New Mobile Site with RAZ Mobile
SOKS has a new mobile site which includes an easy, quick way to accept donations and will offer text updates. The site is through RAZ Mobile. To receive text updates: text “special” to (913)416-4776. Visit our mobile site at https://razmobile.com/b044e or scan:
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 email@example.com.