The Special Olympics Flame of Hope

Photo credit: Vassilis Koutromanos On Thursday, 14 May the Special Olympics Flame of Hope for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 was lit during a formal torch lighting ceremony. The torch was lit by the sun’s rays at the Sacred Site of Pnyx, opposite the Acropolis in Athens, […]

Team Sweden in L.A. Becomes a TV-Series

The interest for the Special Olympics is growing for every day! SACC-LA announced earlier this year that we will be partnering up with Team Sweden during the Special Olympics in Los Angeles that takes place in July. The Special Olympics is the biggest sporting event of the year worldwide, which we […]

Volunteer for Team Sweden at the Special Olympics

The Special Olympics is getting closer and closer for every week, and now you are offered the chance to be a part of the biggest sporting and humanitarian event worldwide of the year by volunteering. Team Sweden is looking for people who speak Swedish and/or English to help the group […]

Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles July 25th 2015

2011 Special Olympics World Games Opening Ceremony in Athens, Greece The inspiring Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 will take place on Saturday, July 25, 2015 in the historic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the only venue in the world to host two Olympiads (1932 and 1984), two […]

The Special Olympics Polar Plunge!

Last week SACC-LA announced that we are collaborating with Team Sweden during the Special Olympics World Games 2015 that will be held in Los Angeles this summer! Here in the U.S. people are already showing support for Special Olympics in different ways. So far a lot of people have been brave enough to […]

The Special Olympics & SACC-LA

SACC-LA are happy to announce that we are collaborating with Team Sweden for the upcoming Special Olympics World Games 2015 this summer. It will be held in Los Angeles and will be the biggest sporting event of the year in the entire U.S.! The Special Olympics are held every two years, […]

"I love the U.S.! How Can I Stay?", May 1st 2015

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in Los Angeles Invites You to… “I Love the U.S.! How Can I Stay?” Friday, May 1st, 4-6 pm Room 165, HSS building, Santa Monica College Free parking at SMC, Garage 4 on Pico Blvd RSVP: info@sacc-la.org Find Facebook event here!   SACC-LA understands that […]

SACC-LA Annual Dinner, June 13th 2015

The information should have gone out to all private and corporate members of the location and time for this event. If you have not received any information, please contact us at info@sacc-la.org as soon as possible and we will make sure that you have the correct details.

Finally Friday LIVE at GRAVLAX!

We are happy to host our second Finally Friday LIVE, Thursday March 26th. This time we would like to invite you to the fantastic Swedish restaurant, and SACC-LA member, Gravlax for extended happy hour from 5 pm – 8 pm. Gravlax will also be serving complimentary specialties to the guests. […]