Campaign for People with
Intellectual Disabilities

Jeff Bell, People with Intellectual Disabilities Chairman
Olive Branch

Knights of Columbus and Special Olympics

Over the past 40 years, the Knights of Columbus has raised and donated more than $382 million to programs for people with intellectual and physical disabilities.

Learn about these Stalwart Partners

  • August 21: Hit a Home Run for Special Olympics, Trustmark Park, Pearl
  • August 22: State Softball Tournament
  • September 24-27: Special Olympics Softball Invitational Tournament, Wichita, KS
  • October 9 - 10: State Fall Games at Camp Shelby, Hattiesburg
  • November 19: Unified Egg Bowl, University of Mississippi Campus
  • December 10: Countdown to Victory, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame, Jackson
  • January: Special Olympics Mississippi will play Special Olympics Alabama in a traditional basketball exhibition during halftime of the MSU vs. Auburn game in Auburn, AL
  • February: Polarpalooza Festival featuring the Polar Plunge and music from North Mississippi Allstars, Jarekus Singleton, Mustache the Band and Stogdaddy and the Good Time Band at Madison Landing in Ridgeland
  • March: Color My College 5K, Ole Miss
  • March: SOMS State Basketball & Soccer Tournament
  • May: SOMS State Summer Games at Keesler AFB, Biloxi
  • June - July: SOMS State Canoeing Competition at Paul B. Johnson State Park, Hattiesburg