Jeffrey Krieger and Wife Wendy Receive Inaugural Special Olympics Southern California Pier del Sol Humanitarian Award

October 15, 2019Press Release

Greenberg Glusker proudly congratulates Jeff Krieger and his wife Wendy for receiving the inaugural Pier del Sol Humanitarian Award, given by the Special Olympics Southern California. 

Jeff and Wendy Krieger have been volunteer leaders for Special Olympics since 2001. They were first introduced to Special Olympics when Jeff won a silent auction item that included lunch with SOSC’s founder, Rafer Johnson, and a signed copy of his autobiography. After attending the Summer Games, Jeff was invited to join the Board of Directors. Since then, he has been on the Board of Directors for over 16 years, and served as Chairman of the Board from 2016 to 2018. As a partner at the law firm of Greenberg Glusker, his firm has been a Pier Del Sol sponsor since 2001 and advises SOSC on a variety of matters on a pro bono basis.

About Special Olympics Southern California

Special Olympics Southern California enriches the lives of people with intellectual disabilities through sports, health, and leadership programs. Through the power of sports, athletes become more independent, build self-esteem, and live healthier lives. They inspire people to open their hearts and create more accepting and inclusive communities. All Special Olympics programs are free to the athletes and their families.