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.
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.
On Saturday, August 29th, Best Buddies held a Buddy Ambassador Training for five of our Houston area participants. Best Buddies Ambassadors is a program that provides training for participants with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in areas of speech writing, public speaking, and self-advocacy. Ambassadors create opportunities to share […]
Who’s IN? We’re IN! That is what it was all about during the 2015 Best Buddies International Leadership Conference. Over 2,000 Best Buddies participants, volunteers and staff members gathered at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana to celebrate the mission of Best Buddies. This year the participants were ‘In to Empower’, […]