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buddy

1. a volunteer who visits and gives help and support to a person suffering from AIDS
2. a volunteer who gives help and support to a person who has become disabled but is returning to work
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Best Buddies Qatar (BBQ) recently held the closing class of its yoga and drama course titled "Happy Journey 2016-2017" for its members from the following schools: Al Khansa, Al Wafaa, Maymouna, Al Tamakoun, Ibn Al Haytham Islamic schools and Qatar Autism Center & Special Needs.
Jessica has been involved with Best Buddies for over 2 decades and Kellie is an amazing ambassador for our program - I can't wait to see how well they do with this event," said Alex Mookerjee, the 2016 Volunteer Gala Chair.
As a new member to the Best Buddies organization back in 2006, I formed a close friendship with a designated peer with intellectual disabilities (ID).
It was a touching assembly as we gave our unique buddies a beautiful present a teddy.
Studio owner Nicole Kelley reached out to local Best Buddies chapters to see if any were interested in working together on this community event.
Brush Buddies delivers innovation in oral care, with a history of quick-acceptance by consumers.
BEST OF BUDDIES: Class 5 and their playtime buddies
Guests will meet and greet the entire 2007 Muscle Team[R], their MDA Buddies, other celebrities, and top business executives.
Both teenage girls are here as part of their community service projects at school, but the lessons they've learned from their VIP special buddies are worth a lot more than any grade or extra credit they will earn at school, they say.
Kennedy clan member anthony shriver's best buddies program pairs the intellectually disabled with volunteers who offer them one-to-one friendship and increased social integration.
During this past year," says Snyder, "recruitment has taken the form of approaching anyone that I and other existing Lunch Buddies can talk to--I've recruited bank employees, other human service providers, friends, friends of friends, etc.
Each child is paired with a volunteer, and the two become best buddies for the weekend.