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Special Olympics Washington - January 2024

This month, is partnering with Special Olympics Washington to impact the lives of athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities, providing access to year-round sports training, free health screenings, and other vital services.

Shop savingsCARES deals throughout January 2024 to make a free donation to Special Olympics Washington.

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Support Special Olympics Washington with is teaming up with Special Olympics Washington to transform lives through the joy of sport. Shop using savingsCARES coupons from participating brands to support Special Olympics Washington as they help realize the dreams of thousands of athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Donations will support Special Olympics Washington as they mobilize a compassionate team of coaches, volunteers, and event organizers to create a safe, inclusive space for athletes of all abilities to exceed their personal bests and shatter stereotypes.


What is Special Olympics?

Special Olympics was founded in 1968 by Eunice Kennedy Shriver, a passionate advocate for individuals with intellectual disabilities. She believed in the power of sports to change lives and create opportunities for those often left on the sidelines.

Eunice organized the first Special Olympics Games in Chicago in 1968, bringing together athletes from different countries. Now, the worldwide Special Olympics movement provides inclusive sports programs in more than 200 countries and jurisdictions, serving more than 3.7 million athletes. In Washington, Special Olympics serves thousands of athletes across the state, providing year-round sports training, free health programs and athlete leadership training.

Did you know?

Special Olympics founder Eunice Kennedy Shriver started Special Olympics as a summer camp for individuals with intellectual disabilities – “Camp Shriver" - in her backyard in 1962.


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How to Support Special Olympics Washington

83% of all donations to Special Olympics Washington in January 2024 will be applied directly to providing sporting and training equipment, education, and competitive events for athletes with intellectual disabilities. Visit Special Olympics Washington’s donation page to make a one-time donation or commit to a monthly contribution.

Throughout January’s SavingsCARES campaign, you can also make donations to Special Olympics Washington at no cost to you. will donate $5,000 to the organization to jump-start the campaign - from there, shop online using select SavingsCARES deals to increase our impact for free. Shop using a SavingsCARES deal (marked by a blue price tag with a red heart) to increase the donations given to Special Olympics Washington and support thousands of amazing athletes throughout the state.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I choose the charity I donate to?

Yes you can via the browser extension tool! Simply download the tool directly from the charity landing page.

For participating brands featured in the savingsCARES program, all donations will be given toward our featured charity partner. You can check out who our featured charity is by visiting our homepage or the SavingsCARES page, where we will highlight the featured charity.

Will I be charged when donates to a charity?

No - by partnering with participating brands to increase our impact through’s affiliate model, we are able to make uncapped donations at no additional cost to you.

Where does the money for charity donations come from? has pledged to donate up to $5,000 to each charity through our $5 donation on each new browser extension install, capped at $5000. In addition to the browser extension, the SavingsCARES team works to make commercial agreements with hundreds of top brands. We’re able to offer uncapped donations at no cost to our users, thanks to the generosity of these amazing retailers.

Does every purchase I make using coupons trigger a promotion?

We work with our charity partners via a range of donation models, which are outlined below:

  1. Donations are triggered across all sales generated on if a user arrives on our website via the charity's digital channel. We donate 50% to each charity for every user who arrives on via a third-party link.

  2. Shoppers can tell which brands are participating in the SavingsCARES initiative by looking for a price tag with a red heart next to retailers’ deals on Visit the SavingsCARES coupon page for a full list of our participating brands.

  3. The savingsCARES browser extension allows you to install an automatic money-saving tool for your desktop so that you can shop at any brand (with or without the heart price tag) and feel good knowing every time you use a coupon or deal via the tool, you’ll be raising a free donation for your chosen charity.

Charity FAQs

How can I get featured as a monthly charity?

To be featured on and begin to earn free, uncapped donations, send an email to

How do I request changes to the information on my charity page?

Send an email to or assistance with informational updates or other issues.

How will my charity receive donations?

All donations are paid on a monthly basis directly by as per the payment instructions supplied by each charity.