The Daily Eastern News

SOFF bridges family, community together, makes atheletes feel important

Colleen Moran, a Special Olympics athlete, dances and sings along to Kenny Chesney’s “When the Sun Goes Down,” Saturday during the Special Olympics Family Festival. Moran said she had so much fun getting in front of everyone.

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor

September 24, 2017

After hearing her name called over the microphone, Colleen Moran, a Special Olympics athlete, marched up to the front of the karaoke tent, grabbed the microphone and sang along to Kenny Chesney’s “When the Sun Goes Down.” Moran danced, smiled and laughed as audience members cheered her on and...

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Special Olympics Family Festival