Linn County

Welcome to the Linn County Local Program page.

Contact Linn County

Email:  |  Phone: 971.393.2641

Mail to: PO Box 1085, Lebanon OR, 97355


Become an Athlete

Athlete Application for Participation / Medical Form - You must have a valid Athlete Medical form on file before participating in any Special Olympics Oregon events, practices or competitions. A new medical form must be completed every three years

Class A Volunteer

All volunteers who have close contact with athletes or who handle the financial assets of Special Olympics Oregon must complete a Class A volunteer application. This includes coaches, chaperones, Unified Partners and Local Program Management members. Volunteers need to complete the Class A Volunteer process which includes an online application, background check and online trainings.

Click on the link below to complete the application process and trainings.  The system will automatically guide you through the appropriate modules for adults and minors.

Sports Schedule

SportStart Date and timeLocation

4/21 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM


Timber Ridge School

373 Timber Ridge St NE, Albany, OR 97322



5/6- 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Century Park on the Turf Softball Field
Century Park, 375 W Rose St, Lebanon, OR

5/7 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Kinder Park/Boys and Girls Club
1326 Oak St SE, Albany, OR 97322



Regional Information!


Date: June 11, 2023

Location: Willamette University 900 State St, Salem, OR 97301


Date: July 16, 2023

Location: Hamlin Middle School 326 Centennial Blvd, Springfield, OR 97477


Date: July 23, 2023

Location: Mid-Willamette Family YMCA 3201 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, OR 97321


If you would like more information regarding SOOR's current COVID-19 policy, please click here!

Local Program Events

BottleDrop Give is celebrating Earth Day and Earth Week by contributing up to $40,000 to our Blue Bag fundraisers through our 3rd Earth Week Give, a combination of matching funds raised and a contest with prizes.

Help Linn County raise money by donating your bottles and cans! Between April 10th and 22nd LInn County will get a 20% match on all blue bag drops and donations from online Green Bag Accounts!

Contact Cynthia Danford to schedule a pick up or drop off!

Your Local Program Team

Melissa Holcomb - Local Program Coordinator |

Alicia Myers - Sports Manager |

Joanna Purkerson - Volunteer Coordinator |

Madison Adams - Medical Manager |

Cynthia Danford - Fundraising Manager |

Vickie Cox - Finance Manager |

SOOR Active

Not ready to join in person events? That is ok! You can stay engaged by joining our SOOR Active Facebook group.  SOOR Active an athlete-driven At Home Fitness Community focused on health and wellness resources for the Special Olympics Oregon community.  Click here to join our SOOR Active community today!