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Walk/Run for Literacy

Raising money to support literacy programs in the South Florida Communities Read More »

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Disabilities don't slow them down...
My best friend Stephanie and I (Kailee) have helped 2 children have the best summer of their lives. We both needed a summer job and we wanted to use this as an opportunity to help someone. We both a ... Read More
Lighting the way to a Cure for juvenile diabetes
Harrison was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 3. Now, at the age of 7, Harrison realized that people don’t really know about the unique characteristics of Type 1 diabetes. Harrison has ... Read More
Mary B's story
My name is Mary Bryant Matthews and I am a type 1 diabetic, too. I was diagnosed on my 6th birthday in 2003. What a great present! I spent my birthday in the hospital and couldn't have cake! I had a ... Read More
Swimming with the champs - Volunteering for Special Olympics
This spring, I was trying to think of something I could do to help make a difference. The opportunity arose to volunteer with the Special Olympics. I signed up and for six weeks straight I got the cha ... Read More
The girls Of Girls Inc
Hi guys, My name is Hillary. I live in a small town in South Alabama. I participate in pageants in the Miss Alabama/Miss America system. In this system we have a "Platform" that involves community se ... Read More
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Here are some examples of how to get involved:
Start or join a tips and tricks diabetes discussion ...
Nick may know all of the tips and tricks on taking care of his .. Read More »
Organize a Walk / Run for the Disabled ...
If there aren’t any events for the disabled in your area, .. Read More »
Plan Your Own Youth Summit ...
A Special Olympics Youth Summit brings together special needs .. Read More »
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