Year-Round Partners

Our year-round partners support SODE through significant financial and/or in-kind contributions. For more information on becoming a year-round partner, contact Ann Grunert at 302-831-3480 or




Whether it's a fresh bagel first thing in the morning or a turkey sandwich at lunch, ARAMARK provides our athletes, volunteers and families with first-class meals at all of our major events.




In addition to increasing public awareness, the over 700 officers who participate in our Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics have helped raise over $6 million in its 30-year history.




Through its year-round partnership with SODE, the Delmarva Broadcasting Company and its affiliated stations help SODE promote events, develop stronger ties with the community, and most importantly build a culture of acceptance within the ‘community’ for persons with intellectual disabilities.




The Knights of Columbus are longtime year-round financial sponsors of the organization and recently became presenting sponsors of the organization's three soccer skills events, held each fall in the three counties.