WWE announced yesterday at WrestleMania 29 that the company will be a founding partner for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games, which ill take place between June 14 and June 21 of next year in New Jersey.
WWE will utilise TV broadcasts, live events, digital and social media to create awareness and raise funds in support of the USA Games. Besides that, WWE will be the official production partner of the Games, filming the opening ceremonies as well as producing the daily recaps of the games. WWE will also produce an hour long TV show highlighting the Games.
WWE Superstars and Divas will be involved in various events with promoting the 2014 USA Games and several WWE employees will serve as volunteers. The company will so make a financial contribution to support the Games.
“WWE is proud to serve as a Founding Partner of the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games and utilize our global platforms to bring more attention to the accomplishments of so many determined and extraordinary athletes,” said WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. “WWE, its Superstars and employees look forward to being a part of these important events.”