Special Olympics Founder Receives ESPY Award


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Special Olympics Founder Receives ESPY Award

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The late Eunice Kennedy Shriver received the Arthur Ashe Courage Award for her work and the creation of Special Olympics. Presented by Michelle Obama, Eunice's son, Tim, accepted the award and calls out the work that still needs to be done with equality towards people with disabilities. Read more.

Click to watch Michelle and Tim's powerful and moving speech https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Al9Nx1VmN8

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