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Meet Sandy: Weaving Her Dreams into a New Future - Panama

Meet Sandy: Weaving Her Dreams into a New Future - Panama

Sandy Yazmin Colohua Gomez, now 22 years old, was born in Chimulahaucan, a community near Mexico City where most families earn a meager income by working in the landfill. The workers, like Sandy’s father, spend their days sorting trash and transporting it in carts pulled by donkeys down dusty roads.

Sisterhood of Swimming: Adriana and Gabriela Sotela Share Passion for the Pool on Road to Special Olympics World Games

Sisterhood of Swimming: Adriana and Gabriela Sotela Share Passion for the Pool on Road to Special Olympics World Games

When Adriana and Esteban Sotela were children, their parents noticed developmental discrepancies between the twins. While Esteban was learning new skills quickly, Adriana had trouble with reading, language, fine and gross motor skills, and other social interactions. Diagnosed with an intellectual developmental