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EKS Day Events

In honor of the late Eunice Kennedy Shriver, individuals worldwide will take part in Unified Sports®, volunteer and educational activities to promote the vision of the Special Olympics founder. 

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EKS Day Stories

Eunice Kennedy Shriver's legacy of action and compassion lives on. These stories show the far-reaching impact this one woman had and how others have been inspired to continue her work and dream. Read them, and share your story, too. 

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About EKS Day

In celebration of EKS Day, Special Olympics encourages each community, from every corner of the world, to engage in sports activities focused on inclusion. 

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A Revolutionary

Tim Shriver recounts his mother’s life of service in this brief 2011 CBS/Turner Sports Profile.