August 19, 2014 | Latin America: Panamá

Athletes Share Their Goals with the President of Panama

By Maryorie Patiño Jaén

The President of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela, invited Special Olympics Panama athletes for lunch to watch a qualifying round of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Athletes spoke to the President about their goals and preparation for the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles. At the end of their gathering, the athletes presented the President with a gift which served as a gesture of appreciation for all his support for Special Olympics Panama.

About Maryorie Patiño Jaén: Director of Public Knowledge Special Olympics Panama
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