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Best Buddies International

Best Buddies is an organization thyat works to enhance the lives of people with intellectual disabilities by providing opportunities for one-to-one friendships and integrated employment. Best Buddies Colleges pairs people with intellectual disabilities enrolled in Work Community Independence (WCI) in one-to-one friendships with Bentley students. Social experiences and relationships are a part of life; unfortunately, individuals with intellectual disabilities have a historically been excluded from many of the social opportunities that most people enjoy. By becoming a college buddy, you will not only befriend someone with a developmental disability, but you will also learn about yourself in the process. Best Buddies facilitates exciting activities and get together, including pizza parties, various holiday parties, bowling outings, car washes, and much more.