Fundraising and Social Events

Fundraising and special events will be posted on this page when available.

Memorial or other gifts can be sent to Special Olympics Delaware County, P.O. Box 279, Morton, PA 19070-0279. Gifts will be acknowledged to family and donor.

United Way Campaign 2019 – Ask at work for the Specific Care Form, or we will get one for you. – United Way Donor Option Agency # 5897. Have an athlete Global Messenger speak at work to kick off your United Way campaign.

12-29-19 Ric Koehler Athlete and Volunteer Appreciation Brunch and Sports Banquet (note rescheduled date)

  • Celebrating: Delaware County Special Olympics!
  • Time/Date:  Sunday, December 29 @ 11:00am–Brunch Menu!
  • Location:  Lazaretto Ballroom (99 Wanamaker Ave. Essington, PA)
  • To RSVP:  CLICK HERE (nomination forms also accessed from this link!)
  • To view invitation poster: Click HERE.
  • To view nomination form: Click HERE.
  • Cost:  
    • $10–Special Olympics athletes and anyone 10 years and younger
    • $25–All non athletes 11 years and older
    • Checks made payable to “Delaware County Special Olympics”
  • All athletes in attendance will be honored!
  • Young, Female and Male Athletes + Volunteer of the Year will be honored!
  • CONTACT:  Kathryn McKeone at Lepster04@verizon.net or 610-322-0467 

10-26-19 Bingo – Great News! Volunteers, parents and friends, are planning another Bingo Event. Doors will open at 1:30 and bingo will start at 2:30PM. Click HERE for details and how to register in advance for discounted tickets.

10-20-19 Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast 8-10 am – support our SODELCO program and have a great breakfast! Only $8 per person. Contact Ed at Coacheds@gmail.com for tickets or information. Click HERE for event poster and information.

10-3-19 Strides 5 K – Hello coaches! This is Ryan, Lily, Brynne, and Molly from Villanova’s Athlete Involvement committee again! We are so excited to invite you, your families, your friends, and the athletes of your county to this year’s Strides 5K on our campus!

Strides will take place on Thursday, October 3rd. Registration will begin at 7pm by the Oreo (the center of main campus). Registration for non-athletes will be $20 (including a free shirt!). Your county’s athletes will not need to pay the registration fee. Feel free to bring anyone who would like to participate or cheer on the runners! Please fill out this form to register for the event. 

Registration Link: https://forms.gle/wQn5pyTgwTWuk2deA

We have attached this year’s participant wavier to this email. We would greatly appreciate if you would save the date and begin to gauge interest among athletes. Athletes can register individually, or you may choose to collect all of the information from your team and send it to us. The waiver to print and bring to event is here … waiver

9-27-19 Howard & Margie McKee 9th Annual Golf Outing for the Benefit of Delaware County Special Olympics. Hole-in-one prizes, Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Buffet Lunch & Awards following the Tournament. More info at sodelcogolf@comcast.net.

2019 SODELCO Golf Outing Fact Sheet

2019 SODELCO Golf Outing Entry Form

7-24-19 Support SODELCO at the Night at the Ball Park! Wiffleball Classic & Fireworks! July 24 starting at 5:30 at Enche Park. Join as a team or just to have a fun evening. All proceeds from the event support our program. Fireworks and other free fun activities (moon bounces, mascots, balloon twisters and more). Check sodelco.org/night-at-the-ballpark-july-2019/ for detailed poster.

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  • Celebrating: Delaware County Special Olympics!
  • Time/Date:  Sunday, September 22 @ 11:00am–Brunch Menu!
  • Location:  Lazaretto Ballroom (99 Wanamaker Ave. Essington, PA)
  • To RSVP:  CLICK HERE (nomination forms also accessed from this link!)
  • Cost:  
    • $10–Special Olympics athletes and anyone 10 years and younger
    • $25–All non athletes 11 years and older
    • Checks made payable to “Delaware County Special Olympics”
  • All athletes in attendance will be honored!
  • Young, Female and Male Athletes + Volunteer of the Year will be honored!
  • CONTACT:  Kathryn McKeone at Lepster04@verizon.net or 610-322-0467