Special athletes celebrate World Eunice Kennedy Day today

September 16, 2014 Off By Web Desk

Karachi: Over 600 special athletes from 39 schools of Karachi will demonstrate their skills on the World Eunice Kennedy Day today (Thursday) here at Sailing Club. The athletes will feature in Unified events of Cricket, Basketball, Football and Table Tennis.

This annual event has been organized by Special Olympic Pakistan (SOP). Over 100 countries worldwide will celebrate this day today.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver dedicated her life to empowering people with intellectual disabilities and founded the Special Olympics movement on her passionate belief that any person –regardless of his or her ability– can be an agent of change for good. Her legacy lives on within the Special Olympics and Best Buddies movements.

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