Anthony Shriver
American activist
Anthony Shriver
Anthony Paul Kennedy Shriver is an American activist for people with intellectual disabilities. In 1989, he founded Best Buddies International, an international organization that helps people with intellectual disabilities to find employment and social opportunities.
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Behind 'Glee's' Most Controversial Episode Yet
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
Note: Do not read on if you have not yet seen Season 4, Episode 18 of Fox's "Glee," "Shooting Star." Even before the April 11th installment of "Glee" aired, there was controversy. And Lauren Potter, who plays Becky Jackson, can't say she didn't see it coming. Nearly halfway into the episode -- which had a Newtown, CT victims advocacy group urging "Glee" fans not to watch at all -- the New Directions heard gunshots in the hallways and locked themselves in the choir room. The space that was last filled with Barry Manilow's "Copacabana" and the zig-ah-zig-ah's of the Spice Girls was dark, silent and filled with tears. Eventually, the McKinley High students were released and shortly thereafter, the audience learned that Sue Sylvester's favorite Cheerio and the ultimate sassy sidekick, Becky Jackson, was the one who brought the weapon to school. Just before the gunshots deafened McKinley, Becky told Brittany (Heather Morris), "The world out there is really scary ... So ...
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The Kandoo Band's star keeps rising - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Anthony Shriver, who founded Best Buddies in 1989, was presented with a “Take The Diss Out” tee shirt by Brendan, the drummer and bassist of the band. "Take the Diss Out" is the name of the Kandoo Band's single on i-Tunes. The song is about treating
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VOTE! Patrick Schwarzenegger vs. Mario Lopez: The Fab Ab Confab - Extra TV
Google News - over 5 years
"Extra's" six-pack contest between Patrick Schwarzenegger and his Uncle Anthony Shriver sparked over 20000 votes last week, with winner Patrick leading his uncle by over 4000 votes! Patrick, at the Magic Convention in Las Vegas, said, "I gotta give a
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施瓦辛格妻子携家人度假 养精蓄锐备战离婚官司 - 新民网
Google News - over 5 years
据报道,55岁的玛丽亚・施赖弗此次科德角海岸之行,与她同行的还有46岁弟弟安东尼(Anthony Shriver)以及两个孩子21岁女儿凯瑟琳(Katherine)、17岁儿子帕特里克(Patrick),一家子不仅乘着帆船出海游玩,在码头上,还玩起
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Maria Shriver forgets her troubles by reliving childhood at the Kennedy ... - Daily Mail
Google News - over 5 years
And yesterday she was seen splashing and joking with two of her four children: Katherine, 21, and Patrick, 17, and her brother Anthony Shriver, 46. Her other children, Christina, 19, and Christopher, 13, were not seen. Anthony, an activist for people
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Katherine Schwarzenegger opens up about parents' divorce - Daily Caller
Google News - over 5 years
But in her own right, Katherine is an author, and she raises money for charities including her uncle Anthony Shriver's group, Best Buddies, a volunteer program to support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Picture taken March 17,
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Bolles School students get involved with Best Buddies - Ponte Vedra Recorder
Google News - over 5 years
Anthony Shriver created Best Buddies in 1989 with the vision of educating high school and college students, corporate and community citizens and employers about the needs and abilities of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
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The Benefit Circuit: Mini-Me and Scantily Dressed Pageant Girls Liven Things Up - Vanity Fair
Google News - over 5 years
So Verne was a total success, and Anthony Shriver deserves kudos for pulling off an original fund-raising event. It was certainly better than the stale benefits typically organized by equally lofty scions of the American aristocracy
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Anthony Shriver: 'I Come from an Amazing Family' - People Magazine
Google News - over 5 years
Anthony Shriver, carrying on his and sister Maria Shriver's annual tradition of participating in the Best Buddies Challenge bike ride from the JFK Library in Boston to the beach in Hyannis Port this weekend, told PEOPLE his secrets to success
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Five Things We Learned This Week: Tom Brady looks like he's ready to roll - WEEI.com
Google News - over 5 years
By Christopher Price First, let's get the obvious out of the way: Anthony Shriver is no Aaron Schobel. But to see quarterback Tom Brady stand in the pocket, evade would-be defenders like Shriver, move without a problem and throw passes on the run
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'Upscale portable restrooms' take the fear out of a public bathroom - SouthCoastToday.com
Google News - over 5 years
On their client list are events such as Anthony Shriver's "Best Buddies," the Mark Wahlberg Foundation, and fund-raisers at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port. They have also worked with many high-profile companies such as Microsoft, Intel, and Bain
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Pippen: LeBron could be better than Michael - HuskerExtra.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Anthony Shriver, right, speaks with former NBA great Scottie Pippen during Game 3 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals basketball series between the Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls in Miami, Sunday, May 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) As if the
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Your Morning Fashion and Beauty Report: Lady Gaga on 'The View.' Michelle ... - Los Angeles Times (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
She also works to raise money for Best Buddies, her uncle Anthony Shriver's organization for the developmentally disabled. The luncheon, at the Beverly Hills Hotel, was a fund-raiser for a Place Called Home, a nonprofit youth center in Los Angeles
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Best Buddies Walk for the Cause - Patch.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Best Buddies is an international nonprofit organization founded by Anthony Shriver, whose parents, Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sergeant Shriver, founded the Special Olympics. Best Buddies brings together typical students with developmentally or
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Celebrity Poker Tournament at Bartels' Route 66 in Marina Del Rey, CA: The ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Google News - almost 6 years
Started by Anthony Shriver in 1989, Best Buddies has become the worlds largest non-profit organization. Their mission is to provide opportunities, friendship, employment and leadership development for people living with IDD (Intellectual and
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Romero Britto revela seu esquema de produção artística - Folha.com
Google News - almost 6 years
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In Miami, Art Without Angst
NYTimes - about 10 years
FROM the backyard of Gloria Estefan's estate on the private Star Island, much of the imagery that transforms Miami the city into Miami the state of mind lies in plain view: the Art Deco skyline of Miami Beach, the shimmering towers, the spidery MacArthur Causeway stretching for a half-mile across the aqua expanse of Biscayne Bay. On a recent
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For a Kennedy, Fighting the Stigma of Mental Illness Becomes Personal
NYTimes - almost 11 years
Patrick J. Kennedy was keeping an uncomfortable secret. Representative Kennedy, scion of America's most loved and hated Democratic clan, has been a passionate advocate for ending the stigma of mental illness; he told voters years ago of his treatment for depression and cocaine abuse. But when he slipped off to the Mayo Clinic last December to get
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Anthony Shriver
    CHILDHOOD
  • 1965
    Born
    Shriver was born July 20, 1965 in Boston, Massachusetts to Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver, Jr. His mother is the founder of Special Olympics and his father is a founding director of the Peace Corps.
    More Details Hide Details Through his mother, he is a nephew of World War II casualty Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr., President John F. Kennedy, Senator Robert F. Kennedy, and Senator Ted Kennedy. Anthony Shriver was the youngest of five children.
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