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Special Olympics 7h
When first found Malachie, he was being held in chains. By introducing him to sports, he found a way into his community & a path towards acceptance. In honor of , we celebrate our athletes ➡ .
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Special Olympics 13h
Baller. Actor. Inclusionist. Get you an ambassador who can do it all! We can’t wait to see your character in , !
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Special Olympics 20h
There's nothing quite like watching a ! Step into 's shoes as his son, Nick, wins two GOLD MEDALS at the recent Games!
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Special Olympics Jun 19
"Go hang out in this organization & meet some of the folks who are just so grounded in who they are, where they are, and what they love." -Chef See how is helping people w/ ID feel like they belong ➡️ .
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Special Olympics Jun 18
We CANNOT get enough of this friendship! Take a look back & see how the two star golfers became .
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Special Olympics Jun 18
"He can be hilarious. He can be your best friend...For those who are afraid or resistant to interact w/ Johannes, I hope they will be open to getting to know him." Meet athlete Johannes ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 18
Way to go Nick! Keep working hard and rackin' up those 🏅🏅🏅🏅!!
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Special Olympics Jun 17
: Our partners have been nominated for an Award with for their collaboration with Healthy Athletes during the 2018 Games ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 17
Our athletes are a constant source of inspiration, even to the pros! Congrats to on winning the ! See how the special bond between athlete & the newly crowned champ came to be ➡ .
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Special Olympics Europe Eurasia Jun 17
We were thrilled to launch -International Basketball Foundation (IBF) partnership at Open in Mies! Thanks to legend & Special Olympics Global Ambassador, Sam Perkins, for being courtside to support! Read more:
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Special Olympics Jun 16
"I view my dad as a champion. He's a somebody...He's definitely a man worth getting to know. He's a man worth learning from. And I am definitely proud of him." There's nothing quite like being a unified partner to your father ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 16
Wishing a Happy to our biggest fans!
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Special Olympics Jun 15
"As parents, we wanted our children to be able to do the things that other people can do and be happy with their achievements. As a society, we need to provide our children the opportunity to do that..." More ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 14
We're excited to share that our Smithsonian exhibit, which opened to kick-off our 50th Anniversary year, has been extended within the National Museum of American History until 2020!
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Special Olympics Jun 14
BIG thank you to our partners & for cheering on our athletes & volunteering at their recent summer games! More ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 13
For athletes with intellectual disabilities, getting in shape can be hard but with some adaptations, we can make it easier. See how gyms can exercise inclusion & include athletes of all abilities ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 13
Yesterday, Nyasha Derera, had the opportunity to share his experience of being turned away while seeking medical treatment in his village to & advocated for more inclusive policies during the general debate at the . More ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 13
🎈🎈🎈 Wishing a VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY to the incredible ! We hope you have an amazing day! 🎈🎈🎈
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Special Olympics Jun 12
“STOP putting labels on us! We aren’t a price tag. We are humans and want to be treated like humans. Everyone wants to have a purpose.” -Tajha Ilerant addressing the . Watch the full panel NOW ➡ .
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Special Olympics Jun 12
Very well deserved indeed! Congrats, on winning the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award!
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