Special Olympics Virginia 2017 Summer Games

Special-Olympics-2The 2017 Special Olympics Virginia Summer Games was held in Richmond on June 9 – 10. KOVAR’s grant of $25,500 in support of the games was given in honor of Ed Polich, Advocate, Knights of Columbus Virginia State Council.

The KOVAR Board of Directors held their bi-monthly meeting at the University of Richmond during the Games. State Deputy Mike Gasper and PSD Kelly Mortensen, Chairman of the Board of Special Olympics Virginia, also attended the KOVAR meeting.

Following the meeting, they met with Rick Jeffrey, President of Special Olympics Virginia to present him with a ceremonial check for the grant. They then had the honor to award medals to several of the athletes.