11 Mar Coronavirus – An Update for SOMT- 3-11-2020
Date: March 11, 2020
From: Rhonda McCarty, CEO
RE: Coronavirus – An Update for SOMT
With growing concern over the coronavirus in the U.S., it is important SOMT address upcoming training, competitions and programs for the health and safety of everyone involved.
Due to recent developments tied to the global spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), exasperated by heighten risks for people with intellectual disabilities and the elderly, Special Olympics Montana is following the advisement of Special Olympics International by suspending all sport training and competition activities and other programs involving our athletes through March 31, 2020, at which time the situation will be reevaluated. To read the full communication from Mary Davis, CEO, Special Olympics International, click below.
The health and safety of our athletes, volunteers, staff, and partners remains our top priority. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate this constantly changing environment while striving to make the best possible decisions based on the well-being of our athletes and all constituents at the forefront.
We sincerely appreciate your understanding.
CEO-Special Olympics Montana