Campaign for People with
Intellectual Disabilities

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