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Eunice Kennedy Shriver - Founder of Special Olympics - Video Tribute - featured August 14, 2009

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As founder and honorary chairperson of Special Olympics and executive vice president of the Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Foundation, Eunice Kennedy Shriver has been a leader in the worldwide struggle to improve and enhance the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities for more than five decades.

Watch a video tribute to the founder of Special Olympics, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, with an introduction from Nelson Mandela and commentary by Maria Shriver. Eunice Kennedy Shriver passed away this week at the age of 88.

Visit the Special Olympics tribute site to Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Tags: News of the Week Newsletter August 2009