Donor Presentations


Knights of Columbus – Dedication of Volunteers from across Nova Scotia

State Special Olympics Chairman Ed McHugh and State Warden Sean Kelly from the Knights of Columbus presented Special Olympics Nova Scotia with a cheque for $7,500. Dedicated volunteers across the province, the KOC in Nova Scotia have donated more than $ 75,000 to SONS since 2011, with funds going directly to our Regional groups to support athletes.


Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. Continuing Support of SONS

Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. President Andrew Mutch and Recruitment Manager and SONS Board Member Kate Brown present a cheque for $10,000 to Special Olympics NS CEO Michael Greek. A proud founding partner of Special Olympics in Nova Scotia, Michelin and its employees support SONS in many ways, including financial donations, volunteering at our provincial games, and the delivery of the School Program. These funds will be used to deliver our training and sport programs throughout the province. Thank you, Michelin, for your continued support1

JSMT Fundraising Society

Andrew Bartlett and Chris Sperdakes of the JSMT Fundraising Society present a cheque for $7,500 to Mike Greek CEO of SONS.

Each year the Sperdakes family and friends choose a charity to support in honour of John Sperdakes, a well-known coach and community volunteer. Special thanks to the JSMT Fundraising Society for selecting Special Olympics Nova Scotia and for your support this year. See how they raised their donation through their annual golf tournament and other activities.