Special Olympics Florida announced that Procter and Gamble (P&G) is the recipient of its 2017 Eunice Kennedy Shriver Award.
“P&G is a company that truly values the mission of Special Olympics Florida and seeks to make our state and world a place of inclusion and respect for people of all abilities,"Sinabi Sherry Wheelock, president and CEO of Special Olympics Florida. “Their support and engagement for almost 40 years has made a major impact in the lives of people with intellectual disabilities and helped our organization to grow to serve more than 41,000 Special Olympics athletes here in Florida.”
P&G will be recognized with the award at the Special Olympics Florida Champions’ Gala. Ang Eunice Kennedy Shriver Award mula sa Espesyal na Olympics Florida ay iniharap sa isang tao o kumpanya na nag-play ng isang papel sa furthering ang pangitain ng founder ang kawang-gawa, Eunice Kennedy Shriver. Ms. Shriver ay isang tagapanguna sa buong mundo pakikibaka para sa mga karapatan at pagtanggap para sa mga taong may mga kapansanan intelektwal.
Mula noon 1980, P&G has raised charitable contributions exceeding $40 million nationwide for Special Olympics through their partnership with Publix Super Markets. P&G donates portions of redeemed coupons in their brandSAVER® and offers special coupons during the Special Olympics campaign at Publix Super Markets each January.
Bukod pa rito, P&G supports Special Olympics Unified Sports (where people with and without intellectual disabilities play together on the same team and playing field) through several initiatives including Play Unified sports camps with professional athletes, Espesyal na Olympics atleta (individuals with an intellectual disability), and Unified partners (individuals without an intellectual disability). P&G employees also regularly volunteer at Special Olympics Florida sporting events.
The Eunice Kennedy Shriver Award presentation will take place at the Special Olympics Florida Champions’ Gala. The event will feature fine dining, live entertainment, celebrity guests, at higit pa.
Ano: Espesyal na Olympics Florida Champions 'Gala
Saan: Four Seasons Resort Orlando sa Walt Disney World Resort, 10100 Dream Tree Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.. 32836
Kailan: Oktubre 14, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 gabi
Contact Vanessa Maceira at 352-243-9536 upang learn more and purchase individual tickets or sponsor a table.