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Star-studded Gala Dinner Unites Forces to Join Hands with Special Olympics Athletes Heading to “Hollywood”

On June 12th, the annual Special Olympics Unity Fundraising Gala Dinner was held at the Andaz Xintiandi Hotel in Shanghai. Athlete representatives from the Delegations of Special Olympics China, Special Olympics Hong Kong, Special Olympics Chinese Taipei and Special Olympics Japan, who are training for the 2015 LA Special Olympics World Summer Games, gathered with celebrities and business leaders from different social sectors at the event to cheer the athletes who will compete in this year’s largest sports and humanitarian event, which will be held in Los Angeles on July 25th. Chairman of Special Olympics International Dr. Timothy P. Shriver, United States Ambassador to China H.E. Max Baucus and his wife Ms. Melodee Hanes, Special Olympics Board Member and Global Ambassador Mr. Yao Ming, Special Olympics Global Ambassadors Ms. Yang Lan and Mr. Hidetoshi Nakata, and Special Olympics China Ambassadors famous Chinese actresses Ms. Liu Tao and Ms. Ma Yi Li, attended the Gala Dinner.

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