Breakfast with Champions

Saturday, June 11, 2016
Cal State University, Long Beach, Student Union Ballroom

The Rafer Johnson "Breakfast With Champions" is the premier fundraising event of the Special Olympics Southern California (SOSC) Summer Games. Breakfast With Champions brings leaders of the business and sports communities together to honor the accomplishments of Special Olympics athletes and to showcase the benefits provided by its programs. The breakfast includes inspiring speakers and videos, a parade of Olympians, prominent sports figures and Special Olympics athletes.

For more information, please contact Maureen Barclift at or 562.502.1135

Congratulations to Rafer Johnson, founding member of Special Olympics Southern California, for being the recipient of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition award! The honor, given annually to up to five individuals, highlights careers that greatly contribute to the advancement or promotion of physical activity, fitness, sports, or nutrition nationwide. Consideration for the award includes estimated number of lives impacted and the legacy of an individual’s work. Rafer Johnson has helped enrich the lives of hundreds of thousands of people over the last 50 years, including more than the 24,000 Special Olympics Southern California athletes. Come witness the presentations at the Rafer Johnson Breakfast with Champions on June 11.



Humanitarian Award Winner
Terry Slattery




Keynote Speaker
Terrell Fletcher
Former NFL Running Back for the San Diego Chargers, Pastor and Philanthropist


Special Olympics Parent Speaker
Pam Anderson

Awards & Sponsors


Thank you to our Breakfast with Champions sponsors.