Saturday, June 8, 2019

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Student Union Ballroom, California State University, Long Beach

The Rafer Johnson “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 Special Olympics. You will meet some of our athletes; hear inspiring athlete and parent stories; and witness our Parade of Champions featuring Olympians, prominent sports figures, and Special Olympics athletes. The Rafer Johnson Humanitarian Award will be presented to a person who exemplifies the qualities of Special Olympics Southern California’s founder, Rafer Johnson. Be a part of the premier fundraising experience at Special Olympics Southern California’s Summer Games as we celebrate 50 years of changing lives through the simple power of sports.



Individual tickets are $75.

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Awards & Speakers


Keynote Speaker
Alan Knipe, Men’s Head Volleyball Coach, California State University, Long Beach

Rafer Johnson Humanitarian Award Recipient
The Nordholm Family

Master of Ceremonies
Ed Arnold



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