Penn Quarter in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver
The Extra Mile
—Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —
“Special Olympics athletes are spokespersons for freedom itself — they ask for freedom to contribute, the freedom to belong, the freedom to contribute, the freedom to have a chance. And, of all values that unite and inspire us to seek a better world, no value holds a higher price than the value of freedom.”
Marker series. This marker is included in the Points of Light Volunteer Pathway marker series.
Location. 38° 53.905′ N, 77° 1.957′ W. Marker is in Penn Quarter, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from G Street Northwest. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1405 G Street Northwest, Washington DC 20005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Martin Luther King, Jr. 1929 - 1968 (within shouting distance of this marker); Helen Keller 1880 - 1969 Juliette Gordon Low (within shouting distance of this marker); Cesar Chavez (within shouting distance of this marker); W. D. Boyce 1858 - 1929 (within shouting distance of this marker); Melvin Jones (within shouting distance of this marker); Ballington and Maud Booth (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ernest K. Coulter 1871 - 1952 (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Penn Quarter.
Also see . . . Eunice Kennedy Shriver. Points of Light. (Submitted on December 31, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
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