Hi! I’m Annemarie Carrigan and I’d really want you to know that Best Buddies is a really important part of my life and it has helped me through a lot of emotional and stressful situations…
Geoffrey has always loved math. That’s why when a warehouse position at Lightbourn Equipment Company opened up, Best Buddies knew Geoffrey’s love for math and skill with numbers made him the perfect candidate.
“Andre and I are really into watching movies, in particular, superhero movies. Anytime there’s a fight scene, he’s sure to move along to the punches and kicks. He’s always sure to give each of us the parts in the movie and he tends to be the hero of the plot.”
Best Buddies DFW is excited to announce its partnership with the Social Production Photo Booth, Inc. The Social Production provides photo booth rentals with unlimited prints, animated GIF, custom design, social media sharing, photo filters, premium props and much more.
The Best Buddies high school chapter at Seven Lakes High School in Katy, Texas — selected from several Best Buddies high school programs throughout the world — was presented with the 2017-2018 Overall Outstanding Chapter Award at Best Buddies International’s 29th Annual Best Buddies Leadership Conference: This Is Me.
Together, Best Buddies International and Morgan’s Wonderland, the world’s first theme park designed with special-needs individuals in mind, are making a difference. Best Buddies at Morgan’s Wonderland in San Antonio is now open to new participants!
Anna Fedewa, CP at Seven Lakes HS, was working on clean up like most Houstonians after Harvey made landfall a few weeks back when she received a phone call from a chapter officer that was volunteering at one of the local shelters Sunday in their area.
Best Buddies Month is a time for Best Buddies participants to reflect on the importance of friendship, jobs, and the development of future leaders. Most importantly, it is a time to show the world the significance of these essentials in every individual’s life.
LIGHTS! CAMERA! FASHION! On November 2nd, Best Buddies Houston held its third annual Gala and Fashion Show, Gems of the World, A Night to Shine, at the Crystal Ballroom in The Rice Hotel.
Best Buddies Partners with Albertsons and Tom Thumb in Support of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Best Buddies International, a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), is excited to announce that it is partnering with Albertsons and Tom Thumb in an effort to expand Best Buddies programs throughout North Texas.