Today is Spread the Word to End the Word Day! The annual day of awareness to eradicate the use of the R-Word (retard). Across the globe people are posting videos, pictures and blasting on social media why they have taken the pledge. In Louisiana, lots of local celebrities like New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton, Tackle Zach Strief and Fullback Jed Collins have already pledged. Have you? Go to www.r-word.org right now!
Spread the Word to End the Word (StWtEtW) national day of recognition is March 5th! Join New Orleans Saints Fullback, Jed Collins and pledge not to use the r-word (retard) anymore! Visit www.r-word.org to pledge and see what you can do on March 5th to take a stand. The Special Olympics Louisiana state office has wristbands, stickers, buttons, etc. for any schools or groups who want to raise awareness and eradicate the use of the r-word! Contact us
“Everyone has a gift and the world would be better off if we recognized it.” – Timothy Shriver, Chairman and CEO of Special Olympics.
March 6th is our Annual Spread the Word to End the Word Day. This is our national day of awareness to eradicate the use of the word “retard” from everyday language. Stand up for dignity and acceptance by taking the pledge! See why you should pledge HERE