Today we celebrate those who have filled our lives with love, light, and friendship. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, I’d like to share with you the beautiful friendship between Best Buddies participant Miracle Pelayo and Olivia Culpo, Best Buddies Global Ambassador and International Board Member. “From the moment I […]
On November 22nd, The Hublot Best Buddies Challenge: Miami welcomed the Makarov Foundation and its Founder Igor Makarov, philanthropist and businessman. Mr. Makarov, along with six other members of his organization, participated in the world-class 70-mile cycling event to support Best Buddies International’s mission.
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October 14, 2019 – Earlier this month, the Carnival Foundation welcomed Best Buddies International’s Founder, Chairman and CEO Anthony K. Shriver to its worldwide headquarters in Doral, FL to celebrate the two organizations’ 23-year partnership. For the first time in the history of our relationship, Carnival doubled its financial commitment […]
Best Buddies International is excited to announce the expansion of our international reach into Ukraine. Best Buddies Ukraine hosted its launch event on September 28, where families, new participants, local media and community members attended to welcome Best Buddies to the city of Kyiv. The Best Buddies Citizens pilot program […]
Dear Best Buddies Family, Observed annually in October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) celebrates the monumental contributions of employees with disabilities and highlights the importance of inclusive workforces. This year’s theme – “The Right Talent, Right Now” – perfectly embodies the life-changing work that we are doing here at Best […]
Today we celebrate the legacy and life of Rosemary Kennedy, eldest of the Kennedy sisters. Rosemary was one of the inspirations that led Anthony Kennedy Shriver to create Best Buddies, in hopes of fostering a more inclusive world for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The first teacher of […]