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Walk Team Spotlight – Buddies Inc. & National Siblings Day

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member April 10, 2018, is National Siblings Day. Because it falls on a #TeamTuesday, we thought this was a perfect opportunity to feature a young team captain who made her debut last year at the Columbus Buddy Walk, raising over $3000 for (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – Carl’s Crew of the Fun Coast Buddy Walk®

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member On Saturday, March 24th, the Fun Coast Down Syndrome Association will celebrate its 13th Annual Buddy Walk® at Central Park in Palm Coast, FL. Leading the group of teams helping the FCDSA work toward their $40,000 fundraising goal is Carl’s Crew, led by team (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – Team Jack the Great of the Grand Strand Buddy Walk®

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member In the spirit of celebrating Down Syndrome Awareness Month, we are excited to share another Team Spotlight. On Saturday, October 21st, the Grand Strand Down Syndrome Society celebrated its Fifth Annual Buddy Walk® event at Grand Park at Market Commons in Myrtle Beach, SC. (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – #DownWithZee of the Grand Strand Buddy Walk®

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member On Saturday, October 21st, the Grand Strand Down Syndrome Society will celebrate its Fifth Annual Buddy Walk® event at Grand Park at Market Commons in Myrtle Beach, SC. Hoping to raise $40,000 this year, the GSDSS relies on its many team captains to (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – For the Love of Kai of the WIUSD Buddy Walk®

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member On Sunday, October 8th, the Wisconsin Upside Down organization will celebrate its 2017 Buddy Walk® event at North Shore Middle School in Hartland, WI. Hoping to raise $25,000 this year, there are more than twenty teams working hard to meet that goal. (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – The ‘A’ Team of the CDSC Buddy Walk®

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member On Saturday, September 30th, the Connecticut Down Syndrome Congress will celebrate its 2017 CDSC Buddy Walk® event at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut. Hoping to raise $100,000, the CDSC has 50 teams raising funds to help reach that goal. We had the (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – Carly’s Crew of the Omaha Buddy Walk

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member On Saturday, September 30th, the Down Syndrome Alliance of the Midlands will celebrate its 2017 Buddy Walk® event at Stinson Park in Omaha, Nebraska. One of over 60 teams working to reach the $100,000 event goal, Carly’s Crew walks in honor of (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – Little Vann Man of the GRADSA Buddy Walk®

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member On Saturday, September 30th, GRADSA will celebrate their 20th annual Buddy Walk®. This year’s walk introduced us to a new team on the leaderboard, Little Vann Man. Currently a top fundraising team, we were invited to learn more about Vann and his family.

Walk Team Spotlight – Derek’s Superfly Crüe

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member On Saturday, September 23rd, the Rio Grande Down Syndrome Network will celebrate its 2017 Buddy Walk® at the Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Leading the group of teams helping the RGDSN work toward their $50,000 fundraising goal is Derek’s Superfly Crüe, (more…)

Walk Team Spotlight – Preston’s Pack of the GRADSA Buddy Walk

Author: Jen Franklin Kearns, ds-connex team member The 20th Annual GRADSA Buddy Walk® will take place on Saturday, September 30th. The Green River Down Syndrome Association has a goal of raising $70,000 to fund programming and support for the local Down syndrome community, and helping them do that is Preston’s Pack, (more…)