The Difference You Make

A Whole New World

Brittany Tagliareni had always been a shy and quiet girl, with few friends. After she joined Special Olympics, a new life opened up. Now she describes herself as confident and happy, with "friends all over the world." Her mom says it's all because of volunteers and donors, whose support changes lives. They make a world of difference for our families and our athletes, like Brittany.

Video by University of Miami-Hong Kong Baptist University volunteers

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Posted on 2014-05-06 by Healthy Athletes

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