Youth are leaders in promoting acceptance and respect for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Join the Project UNIFY® movement and become an agent of change in your community.
Be a Leader
Are you ready to be an agent of change? Through Project UNIFY, you can become a youth leader by fostering involvement with Special Olympics in your school.
Spread the Word: End the R-word
Spread the Word to End the Word is an ongoing campaign to raise awareness about the dehumanizing and hurtful effects of the word “retard(ed).”
Spread the Word: Games and Activities
Have fun while participating in Special Olympics Project UNIFY. Get involved with our Get Into It program and create your own Special Olympics story, send a greeting card to a friend or play our GII Games.
Spread the Word: Social Media
Through your personal online social networks, you can help share the message of Project UNIFY and spread dignity, acceptance and respect to your friends.
Spread the Word: Videos
Special Olympics Project UNIFY and youth leaders around the country have created a collection of videos to help you share the message of acceptance and unity with students in your school.
Unified Sports Opportunities
Start Unified Sports® in your school and help students with and without intellectual disabilities compete together.