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On Sept. 14, 2011, Los Angeles, California was named host of the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games.  This Media Center will provide the resources necessary to tell the exciting story of LA2015 and the Special Olympics movement. To get informed, download the LA2015 Fact Sheet and learn more about the World Games.

Press Releases

JULY 16, 2014
TOYOTA NAMED OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTNER OF THE 2015 SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES
July 14, 2014
Knights of Columbus Pledges $1.4 Million for Special Olympics World Games in L.A.
June 19, 2014
Palm Springs to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
June 10, 2014
La Mirada to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
JUNE 4, 2014
Palmdale to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
JUNE 3, 2014
Burbank to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
May 28, 2014
Arcadia to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
MAY 5, 2014
West Covina to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
MAY 4, 2014
Studio City to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
APRIL 30, 2014
LA2015, ESPN Announce Agreement for Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015
APRIL 23, 2014
City of Calabasas to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015
APRIL 22, 2014
City of Thousand Oaks to Open Doors as “Host Town” for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015)
APRIL 15, 2014
Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015) Names “15 for 2015” Global Messengers to Spread Awareness
APRIL 2, 2014
Southern California Cities to Open Doors as "Host Towns" for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015
MARCH 26, 2014
2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games and FleishmanHillard Form Partnership
DECEMBER 03, 2013
2015 Special Olympics World Games Marks #GivingTuesday by Launching Volunteer Registration Portal, 'Support An Athlete' Program
JULY 31, 2013
Special Olympics Athletes Will Join Phi Sigma Kappa Fraternity Members in a Bocce Ball Tournament at the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells
2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games and Davis Elen Create Unique Partnership…and a Spectacular Games Logo
JULY 30, 2013
Mayor Eric Garcetti Announces President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama to Serve as Honorary Chairs of 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles
JULY 24, 2013
Congresswoman Hahn Leads Los Angeles Delegation in Introducing Resolution Honoring the Upcoming 2015 Special Olympic Games in Los Angeles
JUNE 19, 2013
2015 Special Olympics World Games, Tickets-For-Charity Join Forces To Raise Funds For World Games in L.A.
MAY 30, 2013
Disability Community To Showcase Works Of Art at "Microcosmic" Exhibition June 3-27
MAY 30, 2013
Invitation for the Opening Ceremony for "Microcosmic: Los Angeles At The Center Of The Universe" at Los Angeles City Hall
APRIL 08, 2013
Cindy McCain, Mark Davis Join Board of 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games
FEBRUARY 14, 2013
Mayor Villaraigosa Announces 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games Will Bring $415 Million To The Local Economy
Economic Impact of the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games On Los Angeles County - Micronomics
SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
Los Angeles To Host 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

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