These two young men are not only remarkable athletes, but have expressed a bond of friendship that transcends the challenges they have both faced – our goal is to ensure they both have a chance to compete in this event
Dallas, TX (PRWEB)
May 03, 2017
The Golseth Agency, a privately owned firm offering asset protection services and financial planning assistance to communities throughout the greater Dallas/Fort Worth region, is announcing several updates concerning a Special Olympics charity event benefitting two local athletes.
The athletes sponsored by the charity event, Garrett (left) and Lorenzo (right), are best friends that are scheduled to compete in an upcoming event. Both were diagnosed with autism at a young age, although Lorenzo has enjoyed fewer therapies and social opportunities due to limited financial circumstances.
The charity event to sponsor these two athletes began in February of this year and will continue through April. To date, several hundred dollars have been raised to support the two boys, however the funding goal of $500 has yet to be reached.
“These two young men are not only remarkable athletes, but have expressed a bond of friendship that transcends the challenges they have both faced – our goal is to ensure they both have a chance to compete in this event,” says Maria Golseth, owner and principal agency of the Golseth Agency.
Ongoing efforts to gather support for the young duo over online social media and email channels have drawn in support from many families in the community, and the Golseth team is rallying to reach the funding goal before the close of April. Additional publicity efforts have included an article in the Golseth Agency online magazine “Our Hometown,” and a second article featuring Garrett and Lorenzo is planned for…