Local Hero Award
Special Olympics spreads compassion and acceptance in a way that can unite the world. Our goal is to awaken everyone — and every community — to each person’s common humanity. Understanding brings acceptance; acceptance brings peace. This vision of inclusion starts at the local level and expands worldwide.
Special Olympics Florida has created a Local Hero Award to celebrate remarkable individuals outside of our organization whose actions inspire a more accepting and inclusive world for people with intellectual disabilities.
Congratulations to those making a difference in our community!
Universal Studios Employee
Local Hero Award Recipient, July 30, 2019