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I think Eunice was one of God's angels! I volunteered extensively with CT Special Olympics! The experience of working with individuals with disabilities can't be described in words! My closest friend all my life also had "Down Syndrome", and passed away…James Bessa | Posted on June 2, 2014

I had the very great pleasure of helping out in a very small way at several consecutive years of the Best Buddies, bike ride from the Kennedy Library to Hyannis. Each year Mrs.Shriver was there with enormous energy and graceful to all that she met.(I…Sarah Pitt-Wooll | Posted on June 2, 2014

A Remarkable Woman who has had as much an impact in Ireland as in The USAJ. McIntyre | Posted on June 2, 2014

In 2009, just before Eunice Kennedy Shriver passed away. Two Special Olympics Athletes from NJ went beyond the call of duty to represent inclusion and unified sports on the speech that was said by Mrs. Shriver herself. (The right you have in any playing…Stephen Coston | Posted on January 31, 2014

Thank you for starting up a wonderful organisation such as Special Olympics.Makes people with disabilities feel special.Good on you.You were a wonderful lady.Rachel Quarrell | Posted on January 2, 2014

with great honor i am privileged to officially thank Mrs.Shriver and the entire responsible persons for this initiative,The special Olympics.I am one of the atheletes(TEAM UGANDA) who participated in the World Winter Games in Japan 2005.The event was so…emorut emmanuel | Posted on October 25, 2013

I never personally knew Mrs. Shriver, but her presence still exists. I can feel it at every Special Olympics event and makes me wish I had known her. There are no words to describe this Civil Rights Leader and I am an athlete saying this. All I can say…Ashley Arceneaux | Posted on October 25, 2013

I never knew of Mrs Shriver until recently - her work staggers me - truly an inspiration.Heath | Posted on October 8, 2013

At the opening of World Games in 2000, Mrs. Shriver said [as best I can recall]: "Some people call you hanidcapped - I call you handi-capable!" Brilliant.Paul | Posted on January 18, 2013

Thank you for your amazing contributions!Sue Jones | Posted on December 13, 2012

As an aspiring Adapted Physical Educator and a Special Olympics Coach I can honestly say that Mrs. Shriver is the first person I looked up to as an idol. Her determination and perseverance are truly awe-inspiring.Whitney S. | Posted on November 5, 2012

The look on an athletes face is as priceless as the look they see on your face when they're raising their hands in triumph thank you for the memories that have been made and tears of joy that have been shared throughoutDan Bell | Posted on October 24, 2012

I wish the world had more people who have loving and caring hearts like that of Eunice Kennedy every human being would live happily in this world. Eunice, thank you for your brilliant idea of thinking about others, we love you so much.Abdallah Kunja | Posted on July 16, 2012

Her work is very inspiring and moving. It has not only been fun working with special Olympic programs but a true honor. You're work is truly remarkableDBELL | Posted on June 6, 2012

Hi Mrs. Shriver my name is Sascha I am 20 years old and I am aspergers mental retardation and learning disorder. As long as I can remember my dream was to go to the Olympics and run and thanks to you I can.Thanks from the bottom of my heart. SSSascha Shamkin | Posted on May 18, 2012