September 24, 2012 | Updated: January 29, 2019

By Ramonica Jones

Students at Dueitt Middle School in Houston honored the mission of Eunice Kennedy Shriver during the 3rd annual EKS Day on September 22.  They hosted an EKS Sports Day on campus and wore green to signify solidarity.  EKS Day is a celebration of Shriver’s life and a global challenge for people to promote inclusion, acceptance and unity for and with people with intellectual disabilities. 

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