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Thank You: Special Olympics event a success

Special Olympics Minnesota--Area 2 would like to thank the following sponsors and volunteer groups for making the Area 2 Special Olympics Track and Field competition a successful event on April 30, 2010, at the Bemidji State University Recreation Center.

Volunteer groups include the Red Lake Middle School Student Council and National Honor Society; Northwestern Minnesota Juvenile Center; Trek North Charter School; Bemidji Lions Club; Christian Motorcycle Association; Bemidji State University Department of Campus Recreation; BSU Football Team; BSU Track and Field; BSU Men's and Women's Basketball teams; Bemidji High School Jr. ROTC; BSU Nursing Program; American Red Cross EMTS; Bemidji Jaycees and Law Enforcement Torch Run Program, as well as the local businesses that sponsored the event.

The help of these individuals and organizations helps keep the spirit alive by "Inspiring Greatness." Today and always keep one thought in mind when you think of Special Olympics. Let's not look at the differences, but count the similarities.

Melanie DeBay

Sports Program Manager - Northern

Special Olympics Minnesota