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27 Jordan Clements-Fitts & Scott Turek - Special Olympics Nevada

March 1, 2020 • Jason Hall, Whitney Wilson, Jordan Clements-Fitts, Scott Turek

SONV is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with intellectual disabilities through inclusive sports, education and health. The 501(c)3 nonprofit organization offers free year-round training and competition programs for 3,253 athletes who compete in more than 60 competitions in 10 sports annually. On the playing field, SONV promotes inclusion through Unified Sports, bringing together athletes with and without intellectual disabilities to play as teammates. On school campuses, SONV impacts more than 62,000 school-aged students by promoting inclusion through the Unified Champion Schools Program, which encourages Unified Sports, Inclusive Leadership programs and Whole School Engagement. SONV is also committed to improving the overall health and well-being of individuals with intellectual disabilities through Healthy Athletes events, offering health screenings and services free of charge. SONV relies on the support of 4,766 volunteers and funding from individuals, organizations, corporations and foundations. In 2018, SONV honored the 50-year anniversary of Special Olympics.

Easter Egg #2

30 - Dr. Karen Gedney (Ridge House Board) Consultant in Prison Reform

March 22, 2020 • Whitney Wilson, Jason Hall, Dr. Karen Gedney

This week we got to hear from Dr. Karen Gedney and hear her amazing story. Dr. Gedney is the Consultant in Prison Reform on the Ridge House Board.

29 Dani Tillman - Ridge House

March 15, 2020 • Jason Hall, Whitney Wilson, Dani Tillman