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HOPE Week 2013

Yankee Players Enjoy “Special” Day at Rockaway Beach

Bronx Bombers go from competing against professional athletes to playing with Special Olympians



In 1996, Joe Featherston, a physical education teacher at Benjamin Cardozo High School, was approached by a group of parents with special needs children to see if he would be willing to help coach mentally disabled individuals in the Rockaway community.