Check out Tom Ellis' 2014 Walk photos at his blog: http://www.tomellisphoto.com/blog/2014-puget-sound-buddy-walk/
WHAT: The Buddy Walk®... is one of nearly 300 walks planned for 2014 worldwide to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month and to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. Puget Sound Buddy Walk® is a trademarked program created by the National Down Syndrome Society in 1995 to assist local parent groups in their advocacy efforts.
The Puget Sound Buddy Walk® is hosted by the Down Syndrome Community (DSC) a non-profit organization committed to building a caring, supportive community through networking, educational seminars and social programs that cultivate friendships which positively impact families in the Puget Sound area.
WHEN: Puget Sound Buddy Walk® is from 1:00 - 4:00 PM, Sunday, October 5th 2014
Seattle Center Next 50 Plaza.
WHO: Whether you have Down syndrome, know someone who does or just want to show your support, come and join us! At the Buddy Walk®, you will join walkers from all over the Puget Sound as we unite for a common cause and raise funds to support the Down Syndrome Community and NDSS.
ACTIVITIES: Throughout the event, enjoy entertainment for the whole family, with juggler and magician Alex Zerbe, music, dancing, face painting, a fishing booth for prizes, informative booths, food trucks, photo booths, art created by local artists with Down syndrome and more.
SPECIAL GUEST: The Down Syndrome Community is proud to welcome honored guest, Karrie Brown, to the Puget Sound Buddy Walk, courtesy of fashion retailer, Wet Seal. Karrie was a teenager with a dream of becoming a model. After her Facebook page caught Wet Seal’s attention, that dream came true! Come meet Karrie and get Karried Away!
For More Information and To Register: http://dsc.donorpages.com/BuddyWalk2014/
Downloadable Poster to advertise walk to all your friends!
Heidi Heier Memorial Sharing Library will be at the Puget Sound Buddy Walk
The Buddy Walk is co-sponsored by the
Down Syndrome Community
Center, part of Seattle Center Community Created Events
Parenting Media Sponsor
Direct registration questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
|We are also able to accept donations to support the Puget Sound Buddy Walk® and the Down Syndrome Community via PayPal. The Puget Sound Buddy Walk® is our largest annual fundraiser, which allows us to sponsor educational and social activities and events throughout the greater Puget Sound Region. We are a registered 501(c)(3) organization, so your donation is fully tax-deductible.||