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Event Coordinator Tips: What to Do When the Unexpected Happens

Author: Emily Denholm, ds-connex team member Every event coordinator, no matter how much they plan, will always face that slight chance of something happening on or right (more…)

Event Coordinator Tips: Engaging Schools in Your Down Syndrome Walk

Author: Emily Denholm, ds-connex team member One item on many Down syndrome walk coordinators’ wish lists is to engage local school districts more in their walk event. After all, many of the children Down syndrome organizations serve attend the schools right in their community. It can be challenging though for these (more…)

Event Coordinator Tips: What We’re Doing Differently in 2016

Author: Emily Denholm, ds-connex team member No matter how great or successful a walk event is, there will always be that forward thinking question of “What can we do next year to make this an even better event?” Often times this can be a question that arises even before the current (more…)

Event Coordinator Tips: When to Start Planning for a Walk Event

Author: Emily Denholm, ds-connex team member Down Syndrome Awareness Month has now passed and walk season for many Down syndrome organizations is coming to a close. Now comes that inevitable question, “When should I start planning for next year’s walk?” It’s a question every event coordinator asks themselves. We posed this (more…)

Welcoming a Celebrity Guest to Your Down Syndrome Fundraising Event

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member While all of the ds-connex partners have the same objective (to raise awareness and funding in their communities to support their missions), each Down syndrome fundraising event is unique. They may share the same basic elements, but there are always details that make the (more…)

Teamraising Series: Tips for Stewarding Your Team Captains

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member & Columbus Buddy Walk® team captain (Team Alex) This is the third installment of a three piece series highlighting tips for Event Coordinators. Throughout the entire walk season, it is so important to let your Team Captains know the organization appreciates any and all of (more…)

Teamraising Series: Tips for Incentivizing Your Team Captains

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member & Columbus Buddy Walk® team captain (Team Alex) This is the second installment of a three piece series highlighting tips for Event Coordinators. While team recruitment is an ongoing effort throughout your walk season, once you have team captains registering, you should begin to consider (more…)

Teamraising Series: Team Recruitment Tips for your Down Syndrome Walk Event

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member & Columbus Buddy Walk® team captain (Team Alex) This is the first installment of a three piece series highlighting tips for Event Coordinators. Team recruitment is a key piece for building a successful Down syndrome walk event. Without motivated Team Captains, you won’t have drivers (more…)

ds-connex Partner Profile: LuMind RDS

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member ds-connex Partner Profile: LuMind RDS Miles for Breakthroughs 5K: Saturday, July 14th – https://www.ds-stride.org/runfordsdallas Rockin’ Moms 5K: Thursday, September 6th – https://www.ds-stride.org/rockinmom5k Any Race Any Place: https://www.ds-stride.org/anyraceanyplace The ds-connex team is pleased to partner with LuMind RDS this year, and we had the pleasure of (more…)