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Jeff City youth group sells tickets to benefit SOMO TLC

Jefferson City youth group offers raffle tickets for a trip to the Bahamas
Purchase tickets by March 28. Proceeds benefit SOMO Training for Life Campus.

New TLC arena offers recognition plaques with medals

SOMO is planning the Athlete Recognition Wall inside the multipurpose arena at our planned new Training for Life Campus and offering tribute plaques featuring actual gold, silver and bronze SOMO medals at affordable donation levels.

Campus gets green light from Jefferson City

Training for Life Campus gets go-ahead from Jefferson City officials

(Adapted from the News Tribune. Full story here: http://www.newstribune.com/news/local/story/2016/nov/10/special-olympics...)

Tribute Trail to wrap around Training for Life Campus

SOMO is planning the Training for Life Campus Tribute Trail – a beautiful pathway nestled among the sports fields and facilities of our new SOMO Training for Life Campus. You can commemorate an athlete, team, coach or family with a contribution to support the Campus.

Tax Credits Available for More Donors

SOMO is making tax credits available to any Missouri taxpayer who donates $1,000 or more to support the Training for Life Campus. These 2017 tax credits are available immediately through the Missouri Development Finance Board (MDFB), and represent a 50% tax credit for donations.

SOMO Receives $1 Million Grant to Build Training for Life Campus

Special Olympics Missouri receives $1 million challenge grant to build Training for Life Campus SOMO has received a $1 million challenge grant from the Mabee Foundation to put the non-profit closer to building the Training for Life Campus. With this grant, SOMO's capital campaign has raised $16 million in cash, pledges and in-kind gifts - enough to build the 44,000 sq. ft. facility that will anchor the campus. The Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce Civic Progress Committee has been instrumental in the final push to complete the fundraising effort.

Banks see assets in naming opportunities

Banks are a big part of economic progress in Missouri – and now they’re seeing gold in various levels of sponsorship with the SOMO Training for Life Campus. The Campus, which is nearing an important fundraising deadline, will be built in Jefferson City in 2017.

Donors Claim Naming Opportunities at Campus

Supporters of the SOMO Training for Life Campus are claiming naming opportunities quickly as the fundraising campaign passes its first milestone to build the main facility on the Campus to be built in Jefferson City.

Families, individuals and corporations are choosing from 47 different naming opportunities in eight categories. Several high-profile sponsorships remain -- including the Athlete Entry Plaza, the Young Athlete Center, and the Outdoor Multi-Sport Training Area.

Three most popular naming areas

Businesses Support Training for Life Campus

Missouri businesses are supporting the SOMO Training for Life Campus as the premier charitable capital project in mid-Missouri. They're also enjoying the significant tax breaks their donation brings them in 2015 and 2016.

Anonymous Donor Gives $1.5 Million Gift for Training for Life Campus

Special Olympics Missouri Receives $1.5 Million Gift for Training for Life Campus

Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) has received a $1.5 million gift from an anonymous donor to support its planned SOMO Training for Life Campus. The donation represents the largest single cash gift received to-date for the 44,000-square-foot campus project, which will be built in Jefferson City.

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