EKS Day is tomorrow and we’re encouraging you to join us and #PlayUnified!
The sixth annual Eunice Kennedy Shriver (EKS) Day will take place tomorrow, Spetember 26th. This is an annual celebration of her life and a global call challenging everyone to “Play Unified to Live Unified” because Mrs. Shriver taught us that on the playing field, we forget about our differences and recognize our mutual humanity.
EKS Day is an opportunity to celebrate the impact that one dedicated individual can have on the world.
Learn more about EKS Day by clicking here.
Camp Shriver is taking place in Shreveport this week! This 3-day camp will feature athletes and unified partners playing on the SAME team. Throughout the year, we host Camp Shrivers in locations throughout the state. To learn more about Camp Shriver, please click here.
To view a few pictures from Camp Shriver in Shreveport, click here.
What is Camp Shriver, you ask? Camp Shriver brings together people with and without intellectual disabilities for training and competition each summer. The primary goals are to provide another level of challenge and promote inclusion. Camps take place in many cities throughout LA. Camp Shriver will in many, if not most, cases, help supplement on-going local community school activities.
For more information on Camp Shriver, please click here or call us at 1-800-345-6644.
The fifth annual Eunice Kennedy Shriver (EKS) Day will take place tomorrow, September 27, 2014! This global call to action is for people to live in a more inclusive society. Not only through sports, but also in the community.
We encourage all of our followers to go out tomorrow and take part in a Unified event, take some pictures, and leave a comment on this post about your day.
Learn more about EKS Day here.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day will take place on Saturday, September 27th. This annual date, now in its 5th year, celebrates Mrs. Shriver along with encouraging all to Play Unified! The world is encouraged to host inclusive sports events to let communities come together to showcase our abilities and not disabilities.
How will you celebrate EKS Day?
Read more about EKS Day here.