Led by emerging leaders, young professionals, and Canadian students, motionball is a national non-profit organization that provides funding to Special Olympics initiatives so that individuals with intellectual disabilities can lead happier, healthier lives. WIth over 40 events taking place across Canada each year, motionball is proud to have donated over $13 million to the Special Olympics Canada Foundation to date.
WHERE YOUR FUNDRAISING GOES:
- 70% of funds support local Special Olympics programs. A significant portion of these funds are directed towards youth programming, to provide children with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to experience the transformative power of sport through Special Olympics!
- 25% of funds support Special Olympics Canada initiatives, ensuring the long term financial stability of the Special Olympics movement.
- 5% of funds support education and awareness, including anti-bullying campaigns, leadership & life skills workshops for Special Olympics athletes, and more!
WHY RUN WITH US?
By joining us and running with motionball, you will be helping individuals with intellectual disabilities, like Sydney, realize their goals, dreams, and potential! Through your fundraising, you will help fund sustainable, innovative Special Olympics programs in incredibly impactful ways.
We hope you will join us and help make our first year involved with the Yorkville Run one for the books!