M3, the hospitality industry’s leading provider of hotel accounting and analytics software, was happy to serve as the Presenting Sponsor of the 2017 Georgia Special Olympics Fall Games, held on October 13-15. This year’s games had over 2,100 athletes and coaches and 800 volunteers participating in competition in softball, bocce, softball skills, golf and cycling.
As Presenting Sponsor, M3 supported opening ceremonies and award presentations for sporting events. M3 also had 22 employees who volunteered at the competition.
“We continue to support Georgia Special Olympics in their final year in North Georgia,” said Allen Read, M3 President. “It’s an honor to be able to celebrate these athletes, their parents and the achievements they have been able to make in their sports. As an organization, we’re committed to making a difference in our community, and there’s no more deserving group.”
Special Olympics is a global movement of people creating a new world of inclusion and community, where every single person is accepted and welcomed, regardless of ability or disability. Athletes, family members and volunteers are dedicated to helping make the world a better, healthier and more joyful place. The continued success of the organization depends on the ongoing support of the community and partners.
About Special Olympics
Special Olympics is an international organization that changes lives by promoting understanding, acceptance and inclusion between people with and without intellectual disabilities. Through year-round sports training and athletic competition and other related programming for more than one million children and adults with intellectual disabilities in more than 180 countries, Special Olympics has created a model community that celebrates people’s diverse gifts. Founded in 1968 by Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Special Olympics provides people with intellectual disabilities continuing opportunities to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship. There is no cost to participate in Special Olympics for athletes www.specialolympicsga.org