Increased Funding for the Special Olympics

The Special Olympics organization is an international program that aims to bring people of all capabilities together through physical and inclusive activities. The organization specifically aims to establish an environment that is fun, engaging, and inclusive for people with intellectual disabilities. People with and without intellectual disabilities are brought together and given the opportunity to create friendships based off inclusion and enjoyment. There is a dire need of additional monetary resources to implement Special Olympics programs into every school system across the United States. These essential programs are rapidly becoming more popular and are simply not provided with adequate resources to put on all of the amazing programs they currently offer.

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Through the Special Olympics organization and Unified Sports communities are united, overall mental and physical health is improved, and joy is infectiously spread. To learn more about the wonderful activities and opportunities the Special Olympics has to offer, refer to https://www.specialolympics.org/

This research essay explores how the Special Olympics has a positive, beneficial effect on many aspects of the people both directly and indirectly involved in the opportunities the Special Olympics offers in order to demonstrate why there is an urgent need for increased governmental funding of the Special Olympics organization.

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The Special Olympics organization and Unified Sports programs have tremendously positive effects on people with and without intellectual disabilities. The programs impact the well being and health of the athletes, the attitudes of people without intellectual disability towards the inclusion and acceptance of individuals with intellectual disabilities, and affect many other aspects in a positive way.

In order for a rapid increase in prevalence of the Special Olympics and Unified Sports programs nationwide, an increase in funding is absolutely essential. The Special Olympics organization excels at budgeting their income for the current amount of programs they fund and provide resources for. However, these programs are so crucial to the lives of so many people and there simply just is not enough money to provide every school system with adequate resources.

Special Olympics encourages people of all abilities to come together and just have fun, all while exercising their mind and body, and improving their overall health. The world should be an inclusive, welcoming, accepting place for everyone regardless of their appearance or capabilities and through the Special Olympics organization and Unified Sports, this fantasy world can truly become a reality.

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There are ample opportunities for you to get involved with this organization and do your part to improve this amazing organization. The fastest, easiest way to make an impact in the lives of so many people would be to visit this link, https://www.specialolympics.org/get-involved/donate, and help to increase the funds provided to the Special Olympics organization so that they can implement their essential programs into every school system across the United States.

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