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2011-08-16 09:18:00

-- Maria Shriver and Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom to serve as Honorary Co-Chairs -- More than 1,500 people to participate in charity walk, run and ride benefiting Best Buddies International CARMEL, Calif., Aug.

2011-06-03 08:42:00

HERNDON, Va., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Audi returns for the fourth year as the official vehicle of Best Buddies International and the Title Sponsor of the 2011 Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Hyannis Port.

2011-05-23 09:18:00

Presented by Country Kitchen -- Tom Brady, New England Patriots Quarterback & Best Buddies Global Ambassador, to serve as Honorary Chairman of the Challenge -- The Tom Brady Football Challenge & Tailgate to kick off the festivities -- More than 1,500 people expected to participate in the charity walk, run and ride this year BOSTON, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Best Buddies International (www.bestbuddies.org), a groundbreaking nonprofit founded in 1989 by Anthony Kennedy...


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.