Small acts of kindness often have much larger impacts than anyone can imagine.
Ben is a junior at Groton Dunstable Regional High School. He is an accomplished athlete in baseball and as the goalie for the varsity hockey team. Ben was selected as Unsung Hero for his role as Best Buddy in Massachusetts to Freddie Yuasa. The Best Buddies is a volunteer program dedicated to creating opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated activities and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
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