August 07, 2015 | Updated: January 29, 2019

By Steve Helm

During the week of July 27, SOTX Area 13 athletes Sydney Weigand, Haley McDaniel and Heather Alderete were profiled by Amy Poehler's Smart Girls. In honor of World Games going on in Los Angeles, all were invited to talk about how Special Olympics has impacted their lives. Check out each of their personal stories.

Most Recent Articles

Plunge Into 2021 With Virtual Polar Plunge!

1/14/2021
Support Special Olympics Texas by participating in the Virtual Polar Plunge!

...Read more

Shine the Light: Randall Bannister, Tarrant County Sheriff’s Department

12/15/2020
"We don’t do this to be recognized; we do this for the athletes like my son."

...Read more