Eunice Kennedy Shriver and the Special Olympics

Eunice Kennedy Shriver and the Special Olympics

Eunice Kennedy Shriver planted the seeds of the Special Olympics in her backyard in 1962. Today it's a global organization with three million athletes. The history and future of the Special Olympics.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver planted the seeds of the Special Olympics in her backyard in 1962. Today it's a global organization with three million athletes. The history and future of the Special Olympics.

Guests

Tom Songster

special adviser, the Special Olympics.

George Jesien

executive director, Association of University Centers on Disabilities.

Kathleen Egan

mother of David Egan.

David Egan

Special Olympian and mailroom clerk at Booz Allen Hamilton.

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