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Gordon Hartman Family Foundation Accepting Caregiving Awards Nominations Until Jan. 15

SAN ANTONIO – Nominations will be accepted until 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, for the fourth annual Excellence in Caregiving Awards sponsored by The Gordon Hartman Family Foundation, which since 2005 has dedicated its efforts to helping people with special needs. “There are so many compassionate caregivers who deserve to be in the spotlight for … Read more

Snowball 5K/1K Run, Walk, Roll or Stroll Benefitting Morgan’s Wonderland Set for Saturday, Dec. 21

Family picture with Joy at the Snowball 5k/1k

WHO: Hundreds of fitness-minded families and individuals. WHAT: Snowball 5K/1K Run, Walk, Roll or Stroll benefiting non-profit Morgan’s Wonderland, the world’s first theme park designed with special-needs individuals in mind and built for everyone’s enjoyment.  Event proceeds will enable the park to continue offering free admission to children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. WHEN: … Read more

Actors With and Without Special Needs To Perform Shakespeare at Morgan’s Wonderland Dec. 14, 15

WHO: Shakespeare in Wonderland theatrical ensemble of individuals with and without special needs; audience comprised of Morgan’s Wonderland guests enjoying “A Wonderland Christmas.” WHAT: Abridged version of “Much Ado About Nothing,” one of author William Shakespeare’s most-famous works.  The production is one of the highlights of A Wonderland Christmas, special holiday entertainment presented on select … Read more

Nakia Merritte: From Sergeant to Coach

Morgan’s Wonderland is more than just a theme park. In addition to offering a unique theme-park experience free of barriers, we also offer many programs including STRAPS (South Texas Regional Adaptive and Para Sports), which serves individuals with physical disabilities. In 2019, STRAPS served more than 2,600 individuals through inclusion clinics and programming. True to San … Read more

Special Olympics Texas 2020 Summer Games – Largest Event to Date – Returning to Morgan’s Wonderland in San Antonio

Special Olympics participants showing off medals

Summer Games expected to attract over 3,000 athletes from across the state of Texas San Antonio — Special Olympics Texas’ (SOTX) 51th Annual Summer Games will be hosted for the second year in a row by Morgan’s Wonderland in San Antonio—Inclusion City, USA, SOTX officials and partners announced today at the unique theme park. The event will run from April … Read more

Young Cystic Fibrosis Patients at University Hospital To Receive Early-Christmas Gift of Toys

WHO: Young cystic fibrosis patients; “Elf” Gordon Hartman, co-founder with wife Maggie of The Gordon Hartman Family Foundation; “Elf” Terri Mauldin, executive director of the Lone Star Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation; super hero X-Ray from the Morgan’s Wonderland Wonder Squad; Professor Flutterwing from Joy’s Crew of Morgan’s Wonderland goodwill ambassadors. WHAT: Early-Christmas delivery … Read more