The Games, in the City of Angels from July 25 through August 2, will feature 25 Olympic-style sports in venues throughout region and are expected to attract about 30,000 volunteers, and a half-million spectators.
At the heart of the event are the determined Special Olympians who sacrifice and strive to be the best they can be. But they can't do it without your help. These determined men and women need financial support from generous people just like you! Join ABC7 in our quest to help fund the dozens of driven athletes who make up Team USA!
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Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015: Fast Facts
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