BY: USA GAMES CORRESPONDENT, TYNAN GABLE
Special Olympics relies heavily on thousands of amazing volunteers from around the world. Some of these individuals go above and beyond in their dedication to changing the game for athletes and people in the community with intellectual disabilities.
Laurie Skinner is a long-time volunteer for Special Olympics. She started her work with Special Olympics Virginia, but has spent her last few years living and volunteering in Florida. In her short time with Special Olympics Florida, she has inspired tremendous growth and a greater sense of belonging for athletes and staff members, alike.