Best Buddies brought its first official North Carolina delegation to the 28th Annual Best Buddies Leadership Conference on July 21-24! We had a small, but mighty group of student leaders from the University of North Carolina…
Julianna just graduated from Wake Forest University and is planning to begin her Master’s in Education there this fall. One of the best things about more years at Wake? Continuing her friendship with her best buddy Leeann.
North Carolina hosted its first ever state-sponsored Best Buddies Friendship Walk on May 6. The walk engaged the community in a celebration of friendship, inclusion and the opening of our state office while raising funds to support Best Buddies programs and expansion in the state of North Carolina.
Mikayla is a member of the executive board for UNC Best Buddies this year. Mikayla’s mom worked with children with intellectual and developmental disabilities and Mikayla has helped out around her classroom all her life.