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Dec 16, 2014, 11:30 ET
Best Buddies International

Hollywood Actress Vivica A. Fox Joins Cast of Celebrity Apprentice; Actress to raise funds benefiting Best Buddies International

 Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people...

Nov 13, 2014, 14:00 ET
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18th Annual Best Buddies Miami Gala: Southeast Asia

 Best Buddies International, a groundbreaking nonprofit founded in 1989 by Anthony K. Shriver to establish a global volunteer...

Oct 10, 2014, 14:30 ET
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Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the Fifth Annual Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Washington, D.C.

Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

Oct 07, 2014, 13:28 ET
Maria Shriver joins Anthony Shriver for his I'M IN TO HIRE campaign to encourage businesses to hire people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. (PRNewsFoto/Best Buddies International)

Billionaire Carlos Slim and Best Buddies International Founder Anthony K. Shriver Call on Employers to Pledge "I'M IN TO HIRE" Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Business leaders, celebrities and supporters across the nation are joining billionaire industrialist Carlos Slim and Anthony K. Shriver, founder...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:19 ET
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Maria Shriver and Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom to Return as Honorary Co-Chairs of the 11th Annual Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle

Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

May 21, 2014, 11:31 ET
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Join Tom Brady & Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the 15th Annual Best Buddies Challenge: Hyannis Port

 Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

Nov 05, 2013, 08:40 ET

First Runner With Down Syndrome Completes ING New York City Marathon

Jimmy Jenson becomes first individual with Down syndrome to cross the Marathon's finish line  On Sunday, Nov.3, Jennifer Davis and Jimmy...

Oct 02, 2013, 15:18 ET

Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the Fourth Annual Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Washington, D.C.

 Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

Aug 19, 2013, 11:18 ET

Maria Shriver and Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom to Return as Honorary Co-Chairs of the 10th Anniversary Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle

 Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

May 21, 2013, 10:45 ET

Join Tom Brady & Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the 14th Annual Best Buddies Challenge: Hyannis Port

 Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

Apr 19, 2013, 17:29 ET

Best Buddies International Statement, 19 April 2013

Best Buddies International is a global charitable organization founded in 1989 by Anthony Kennedy Shriver, which is recognized for successfully...

Feb 28, 2013, 15:46 ET
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Encourage Building Communities of Respect On March 6th

Special Olympics and Best Buddies Celebrate 5th Annual 'Spread the Word to End the Word' Annual Awareness Day On Wednesday, March 6th,...

Oct 02, 2012, 10:18 ET
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Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the 3rd Annual Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Washington, D.C.

Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

Aug 07, 2012, 10:18 ET
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Maria Shriver and Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom to Return as Honorary Co-Chairs of the Ninth Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle

-- Steve Hearst to be recognized with "Spirit of Leadership" award, Best Buddies International's highest honor -- More than 1,500 people to...

Apr 25, 2012, 18:30 ET
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Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the 13th Annual Best Buddies Challenge: Hyannis Port, presented by Country Kitchen

-- Tom Brady, New England Patriots Quarterback & Best Buddies Global Ambassador, to serve as Honorary Chairman of the Challenge -- Tom Brady...

Jan 24, 2012, 10:18 ET

Join Team Tom Brady In Support of Best Buddies International

 Best Buddies International is pleased to announce that Tom Brady, Quarterback for the AFC Champion New England Patriots, has agreed to lead...

Oct 03, 2011, 10:18 ET
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Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Washington, D.C.

Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with...

Aug 16, 2011, 10:18 ET
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Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the Eighth Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle

-- Maria Shriver and Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom to serve as Honorary Co-Chairs -- More than 1,500 people to participate in charity walk, run...

Jul 19, 2011, 14:37 ET

Carlos Slim soutient Best Buddies International grâce à une subvention de 2 millions USD

Anthony Kennedy Shriver, le fondateur et président de Best Buddies International, est ravi d'annoncer que Carlos Slim, par le biais de la...

Jul 19, 2011, 14:22 ET

Carlos Slim unterstützt Best Buddies International mit einer Spende in Höhe von 2 Millionen USD

Anthony Kennedy Shriver, Gründer und Vorsitzender von Best Buddies International, freut sich, bekannt geben zu können, dass Carlos Slim,...