Orlando Celebrates World Smile Day for the Special Olympics
To celebrate World Smile Day on 5 October, Orlando, the world capital of smiles, is gathering smile-worthy photos from around the globe.
Whether it’s a signature dance move, a funny face or just an infectious smile, Visit Orlando is seeking creative photo submissions at Facebook.com/VisitOrlando. On World Smile Day, the best photos will be featured in a “Let’s See Your Smile” video.
For every video view on World Smile Day, Visit Orlando will make a donation to Special Olympics with the goal of providing $25,000 to support the organisation’s global efforts to deliver 32 Olympic-type sports and more than 53,000 competitions throughout the year.
Photo submissions will be accepted until 1 October on VisitOrlando.com/Facebook. On World Smile Day, (5 October), the “Let’s See Your Smile” Video will be posted on VisitOrlando.com/Facebook. For every video view, Visit Orlando will donate $1 to Special Olympics up to $25,000.
About Special Olympics
Special Olympics is an international organization that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative power and joy of sports everyday around the world. Through work in sports, health education and community building, Special Olympics is addressing inactivity, injustice, intolerance and social isolation by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities which leads to a more welcoming and inclusive society. Founded in 1968 by Eunice Kennedy Shriver, the Special Olympics movement has grown from a few hundred athletes to nearly four million athletes in 170 countries. With the support of more than one million coaches and volunteers, Special Olympics is able to deliver 32 Olympic-type sports and more than 53,000 competitions throughout the year. Visit Special Olympics at www.specialolympics.org. Engage with us on fb.com/specialolympics
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