All funds raised directly support the Special Olympics Indiana -Marion County Southside Storms program and Storm athletes. Athletes do not pay fees to participate in sporting activities (with exception of bowling) and Marion County Southside Storm spectators do not pay admission fees to attend events. Annual operational costs for the Special Olympics Indiana – Marion County South program to stay afloat is approximately $17,000 to cover expenses incurred for softball diamonds rental fees, basketball court rental fees, referees, umpires, uniforms, team competition entry fees, summer State games entry fees, as well as other special social events and banquets throughout the year.
DINE OUT TO SUPPORT SPECIAL OLYMPICS INDIANA – MARION COUNTY SOUTHSIDE STORM
Be sure to mention Special Olympics Marion County Southside Storm when ordering. A portion of the restaurants’ profits will be donated to the organization to assist with the operational costs (equipment, referees, umpires, etc.) of the Southside Storm athletes and teams.
There are currently no Dining Fundraisers scheduled. Check back often to see new dining opportunities and venues as they become available.
Special Olympics Indiana – Marion County South will be hosting the organization’s first bowl-a-thon fundraiser, complete with silent auction, door prizes, and team costume contest. Watch for details as the event gets closer.