(People) It started off small.
In early 2015, Tim Tebow told PEOPLE about a new idea: He and his Foundation would create Night to Shine, a worldwide prom for people with special needs. For one night, people with mental and physical disabilities would be celebrated. They would walk the red carpet while dressed in tuxes and gowns. There would be hair, makeup and shoe shine stations. And, of course, there would be dancing.
At the time, Tebow said that Night to Shine was a way to redefine Valentine’s Day by encouraging people to focus on things bigger than themselves.
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