Join us in celebrating the athletes of Special Olympics Connecticut!
Please note: Due to the recent news regarding the Coronavirus, we have postponed our 2020 Annual Awards Dinner to Wednesday, September 2nd. Please save this new date in your calendars!
As a result of this date change, we updated our Online Auction items, as many of the items had date restrictions. Please see the updated list of items below. All items with previous leading bids are still on our Bidding for Good site, along with a few great new items!
- These items will now only be available for online bidding, and will not be auctioned off at the Annual Awards Dinner on Wednesday, September 2nd.
- Bidding will close at 10pm on May 31st.
Live Event Details
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2020 Annual Awards Dinner
Benefiting Special Olympics Connecticut Athletes
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Registration and Silent Auction 5 p.m.
Program 6 p.m.
Aqua Turf Club
556 Mulberry Street, Plantsville, CT 06479
The evening will include: Dinner - Cash Bar - Live and Silent Auctions
Keynote Speaker: Loretta Claiborne
Loretta Claiborne is a Special Olympics Athlete, Chief Inspiration Officer for Special Olympics International and recipient of ESPN's ESPY Arhtur Ashe Award for Courage.
Renee DiNino - iHeart Radio Connecticut
Kevin Negandhi - ESPN
Ryan Hanrahan - NBC Connecticut
HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
Community Leadership Award:
Southern Connecticut State University
Lew Perkins Coach Award:
Sheila Schmidt Award:
Bozzuto Family Award:
The Baker Family
Susan Saint James Award:
Eunice Kennedy Shriver Award:
Eunice Murtha Award:
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