Special Olympics Nigeria on the 14th December 2023 mark its 20th anniversary!

Over the past two decades, we have strived for excellence, innovation, and inclusivity, and this milestone wouldn’t have been possible without the unwavering support of our friends, board members, partners, athletes, family members, volunteers, and every individual who has been part of our journey.

To commemorate this special occasion, we hosted a jubilant celebration, bringing together our cherished community members for an unforgettable evening filled with laughter, joy, and reflection. From heartfelt speeches to engaging activities, the event was a testament to the collective efforts and dedication that have propelled us to where we stand today.

Highlights from the Celebration:

  1. Memorable Moments: Guests mingled and shared stories, reminiscing about the pivotal moments that have defined our legacy over the years. From humble beginnings to significant milestones, every anecdote reflected the spirit of perseverance and resilience that defines our organization.
  2. Honouring Our Partners: We took this opportunity to express our gratitude to our esteemed partners whose unwavering support has been instrumental in shaping our success story. Their collaboration and commitment have empowered us to make a meaningful impact in our communities.
  3. Inclusion at its Heart: Welcoming athletes with intellectual disabilities to our celebration was a reminder of our commitment to inclusivity and diversity. Their presence illuminated the power of sports to unite people from all walks of life, inspiring us to continue championing equality and accessibility in everything we do.
  4. Looking Ahead: As we reflect on the past 20 years, we are filled with a sense of gratitude and pride for how far we’ve come. However, our journey is far from over. With renewed vigor and determination, we look forward to embarking on the next chapter of our legacy, guided by our core values and fueled by the endless possibilities that lie ahead.

Thanks to everyone who has been part of our incredible journey. Your unwavering support and dedication have been the driving force behind our success, and we are deeply grateful for your continued belief in our mission.


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