Raffle and meal tickets are now available for the FVSRFoundation BBQ & Basket Raffle on April 8 from 4:00-7:00pm at the Prisco Community Center in Aurora. Proceeds support the recreation, leisure, and social opportunities provided for individuals with disabilities by the Fox Valley Special Recreation Association.
On Sunday, March 8th FVSRA sent 12 athletes to compete in the Special Olympics District Gymnastics competition at Palatine High School. FVSRA had representation in both the Artistic gymnastics competition and the Rhythmic gymnastics competition. 9 athletes won gold medals in their events and will go on to compete at the 2015 Special Olympics Illinois Summer Games in Normal, IL in June. We are so very proud of all of our athletes. Way to go!
Yesterday the 2015 Special Olympics Aquatics Meet was held at Nequa Valley High School and FVSRA had 28 athletes compete for a chance to qualify for the Special Olympics Illinois Summer Games. Out of 28 swimmers we had 12 qualify by winning gold medals in their individual or relay event. Below are the names of the individuals who placed first and their corresponding events: