The Special Olympics

t 2000 so tshirtThe Special Olympics is an all-day event for handicapped people from mostly German schools from Rheinland Pfalz and supported by the US Military and several private organizations in the Kaiserslautern Military Community.
The first Special Olympics were held in two venues, Darmstadt in the Rhein area and Kaiserslautern in the west of Germany.
The Masons provided volunteers who assisted as Buddies to the athletes, translators, activities support, etc; for the event held once a year in May at the Polizei Academy near Kaiserslautern.
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Presentation of Plaque from the 415th BSB to the ACGL for support of Special Olympics BSB Commander, VW Brother Tom Shaver(ACGL) and a Prince Hall representative.