March 2023 Change Makers
Athlete of the Month
Jade has been a Special Olympics Colorado athlete since she was 7 years old. She started competing in swimming, track, bowling and basketball. Just last year, she also started competing in snowshoeing. Jade loves to compete in Special Olympics and her favorite part about competing is seeing old friends and coaches.
When she’s not competing, Jade likes to write songs. She loves poetry, music and instruments. She also enjoys adult coloring books and reading. Additionally, Jade loves to travel virtually, where she can explore and learn about different cultures and countries. She also loves her job at the ARC.
Murdoch’s Ranch and Home Supply
Community Partner of the Month
A special shout-out to our community partner of the month, Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply! Special Olympics Colorado is proud to have Murdoch’s as this year’s Presenting Sponsor of the Polar Plunge. Special Olympics Colorado was also selected as their nonprofit partner of the month in February and March, further enhancing the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. Murdoch’s is committed to their communities and believes that, when possible, we can all contribute to making the lives of those in our communities better. We are grateful for their partnership!