Special Olympics athletes contribute to their communities in so many ways beyond the playing field. Athlete leaders put their talents to work as volunteers, coaches, fund-raisers, staffers, Board Members and spokespersons. They are teaching the world the true meaning of inclusion.
The 2015-2019 class of Special Olympics Sargent Shriver International Global Messengers was chosen from among top athlete leaders around the world. They are pictured here with Special Olympics Chairman Tim Shriver.