Olympics to sponsor a 5K run/walk Saturday, April 13. All proceeds from the 5K,
hosted by WWU’s Phi Gamma Delta (Fiji), will go directly to Special Olympics.
the day of the 5K between 9 and 9:45 a.m. at Fulton High School. Registration
forms can be found at Fulton Sub Shop and online at www.fijiKX.com. T-shirts will be on sale for
$10, and guests may also enter a raffle for gift certificates to local
organization so they have the opportunity to attend more tournaments and
games,” said Scott Barker, a Fiji member.
program of sports training and athletic competition for children and adults
with intellectual disabilities. More than 16,000 athletes participate in 21
Olympic-type sports throughout the state.
Special Olympics provides people with
intellectual disabilities continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness,
demonstrate courage, and experience joy as they participate in the sharing of
gifts and friendship with their fellow athletes, their family and friends, and
communities across Missouri.
reaffirm high ethical standards and values, and to foster personal development
in the pursuit of excellence. The fraternity is committed to providing
opportunities to each brother to develop responsibility, leadership,
scholarship and social skills to become a fully contributing member of society.
the President’s Twenty and Student Alumni Council to athletic teams and
academic honorary societies.