Alabama's Special Olympics Team is Embarking an Incredible Journey
Members of Alabama's Special Olympics team is embarking an incredible journey.The baseball team will be traveling to New Jersey to participate in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games. A pep rally was held for the for the athletes this morning. It was hosted by Arc of Alabama... they work with developmental disabilities.
Henry James Orum from Montgomery Arc says,
"They're very determined. The main thing is teaching them confidence in themselves, to have that confidence in yourself. I found out in my past 37 years if they get that confidence, the people we serve can do anything they want to do."
The games begin tomorrow and run through June 21st.