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Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart. We appreciate all our volunteers serving in different capacities in our program to ensure that people with intellectual disabilities are included in the society. Thank you for all you do. #Volunteers #inclusion #sonigeria

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"It's very hard to understand in the beginning, that the purpose is not to defeat the other runners, but to defeat the little voice inside you that wants to quit." #MotivationMonday #dontquit #worldgames #winningways #mondayvibes #sonigeria #olympics #athletics

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Our athletes are definitely fun to be with. Many thanks to @vonnecouture for coming to spend some time with our athletes at last year’s FIFA Football for Hope festival. Thank you for being a part of inclusion movement. #fifa #inclusionrevolution #sonigeria

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The FIFA sponsored Football for Hope Initiative focuses on empowering and socially integrating people with intellectual disability (ID) through skills acquisition, unified football training and competition. With over 340athletes and partners, and 70 coaches trained within 17 communities, This initiative continues to prove that people with intellectual disabilities can develop skills and contribute to the socio-economic development of Nigeria. #footballforhope #fifaworldcup #fifawomenworldcup #specialolympics #sonigeria

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Our #WCW is Dr. Ogechi Nwokedi, @sonigeria volunteer Clinical Director for the Healthy Athletes - Opening Eyes Discipline She is friendly, diligent and passionate about caring for our athletes. Her commitment to providing the best health services to our athletes during our screening programs is second to none We appreciate all you do for us. Thank you for believing in the inclusion revolution #HealthyAthletes #inclusionrevolution #InclusiveHealth #specialolympics

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We remain grateful to; Lagos state govt @lagosstategovt, Nikky Taurus @nikkytaurusng, Breakfast King @breakfastkingng, Printstudio, Max International, Channels TV @channelstelevision, Lagos state sport commission @lagosstatesportscommission, Coca-Cola @cocacola_ng, ExxonMobil, Temple @thetemplecompany and Sightique, For supporting and partnering with us during the 2018 National Games. Their support created opportunities for our athletes to showcase their abilities, increasing positive attitudes towards PWIDs, building inclusive communities. #inclusionrevolution #sonigeria

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Family members are very important to the Special Olympics movement as they are the first point of contact for our athletes Through the Family Support Network, family members have gained insights on the various health issues faced by PWID and how to address them We appreciate the immense contribution and support of all our family members to the program #familyiseverything #inclusionrevolution #familysupportnetwork #sonigeria

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Our skillz for Life program is kicking off in Northern Nigeria with a coaches training Since the launch in 2015, our Skillz for Life programme, which uses sports and a specifically designed curriculum to provide education to PWIDs and the families on Malaria and HIV/AIDS, has successfully trained over 400 coaches, impacted 8000 participants, held 4 World Malaria Day, 25 Family Health Forums and distributed over 7000 mosquito nets #SkillzForLife #sonigeria #inclusionrevolution

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At times, the pain that comes with not achieving your goals could be excruciating. Don’t be too hard on yourself. Here is what you can do. Re-evaluate to make them SMART, i.e Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Reliable, and Time-bound. Then start afresh and keep at it till you succeed. #MondayMotivation #inclusionrevolution #football #goalsetting #smart

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Today, as we mark Father's Day, we want to celebrate every male figure who has been supportive in different capacities towards ensuring an inclusive communities for people with intellectual disabilities is achieved Today is all about you #HappyFathersDay #sonigeria #fathers #Inclusion

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That feeling when you looked through the goals you set for the week and you realized you smashed everything. . . This is to wishing Femi Adegbemi @adegbemi10 a happy birthday. . . We are also wishing everyone a lovely weekend as you rest and prepare for the coming week. #weekend #goal #sonigeria #inclusionrevolution