Two organizations recently donated funds to Special Olympics Illinois.
The Salty Dawgs Motorcycle Club presented a check for $8,150 to Morgan White, Southern Region Manager of Sports Training. The Salty Dawgs principal fund raiser is an annual dinner dance.
First Bank recently donated $1,000 to Special Olympics Illinois Area 12 Director Justin Dunning. Twenty bank branches in the Southern Illinois Region contributed to the donation.
These generous donations will benefit athletes in the Southwestern Illinois Area 12 Special Olympics programs. Area 12 serves Bond, Clinton, and Madison Counties.
You can hear more about Southwestern Illinois Area 12 Special Olympics programs, specifically their upcoming Polar Plunge at Carlyle Lake, this Sunday on WGEL’s Public Affairs program.