December 06, 2023

Simone Biles Discusses Friends of the Children on CNN

Simone Biles—World Champion gymnast, youth advocate, and Friends of the Children ambassador—will be giving an interview on CNN about Friends of the Children this Saturday night! Simone will be featured in an hour-long program called CNN Heroes: Sharing the Spotlight on December 9th at 8:00PM EST, talking with reporter Alisyn Camerota about her work with Friends of the Children.

This television special is a spinoff of the annual CNN Heroes event and will feature athletes discussing how they give back to their communities and support nonprofit organizations. We are grateful beyond words to Simone for giving this interview during the holidays and as she prepares for the 2024 Olympics in Paris. Her dedication to youth in our program inspires us! Be sure to tune in!

The CNN press release can be found here: