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In a recent viewing of Brave in the Attempt, the ESPN 30 for 30 Short about Eunice Kennedy Shriver and the Special Olympics, I was struck by comments from former Olympian Rafer Johnson.  306 more words

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Connecticut high school acclaimed for unified sports program

SIMSBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut high school is receiving national recognition from the Special Olympics for its unified sports program.

Simsbury High School has been named a Special Olympics Champion School. 108 more words

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Connecticut High School Acclaimed For Unified Sports Program

SIMSBURY, Conn. (CBS Connecticut and AP) – A Connecticut high school is receiving national recognition from the Special Olympics for its unified sports program.

Simsbury High School has been named a Special Olympics Champion School. 102 more words

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Support Michigan Special Olympics

Caitlin Blomquist, Fitness Specialist at St. Louis Center, is running the Detroit Free Press Chemical Bank Marathon this Sunday. It’s not too late to make a pledge for Caitlin’s efforts which raises funds for Michigan Special Olympics. Read more by clicking HERE

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Eunice Kennedy Shriver's 30 for 30

Another great example on how to engage and improve the world and make living with one another easier.  Eunice Kennedy Shriver and the Special Olympics continue to inspire.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Heart Wins the Game

“Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.”

Eunice Kennedy Shriver spoke these words at the opening ceremony of the very first Special Olympics  in July of 1968 at Chicago’s Soldier Field.  340 more words

Life Matters: Farrington football team champions message of inclusion


Football players tend to form an exclusive club and are often some of the most popular kids in school.

Athletic and well liked, they run in an elite social circle. 248 more words

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