Step UP for Down Syndrome Night - September 13, 2014 Salisbury Country Club
Step UP for Down Syndrome 5K & Family Festival - October 11, 2014 Innsbrook Pavilion
5K Prizes will be gift certificates from Road Runners Running Store which will be given for the following categories:
- Overall Male and Female
- 1st place $100 gift card
- 2nd place $75 gift card
- 3rd place $50 gift card
- 1st place $100 gift card
- All Male and Female age group winners will receive a $25 gift card
- Everyone over 18 years of age who registers online before noon on October 9 will be entered into a drawing to win $1000 cash sponsored by RVA Rock$
FUNDRAISING LEADER BOARD
Research and Retreat Weekend, sponsored by the International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association at Great Wolf Lodge, Williamsburg, October 3 through 5, 2014. Open to families of both Down syndrome and mosaic Down syndrome. Friday workshops by DS and mDS researchers and opportunities to participate in research with your child on Saturday. More information.
Free Life in the Community Conference & Resource Fair sponsored by DSAGR, Hanover Arc and the Autism Society of Central Virginia
November 15, 2014, 8:30-4:30pm (FREE), River Road United Methodist Church
For Students and Adults with Developmental Disabilities & Families, Educators and Service Providers
Keynote and Breakout Sessions: Pat Carver (Community Drive) Building circles of family and community support, self-determination and person-centered planning
Additional Session Topics:
Residential Panel, Post-Secondary Education, Medicaid Waivers and Advocacy
(New) Legislative Panel: meet your legislators, learn their views on developmental disabilities issues and share your thoughts
Our first DSAGR annual campaign is designed to promote education, advocacy, friendship and independence as we believe that all individuals with Down syndrome are productive and valued members of their community.Please consider a donation to DSAGR as we continue our existing programs and grow in response to the need of our membership - Make a Difference Here.
And please take a moment to watch and share our Video to see the cause of our celebration, inspiration and passion.
DSAGR had an amazing year in 2013. Read all about it in the Annual Report.
Monthly meetings are generally held on the third Friday of each month. Dinner 6-6:45pm & Presentation 6:45-8:30pm. Location and additional meeting details will be announced in advance. Dinner and childcare are generally provided and a small donation will be collected. Meetings are open to DSAGR members in addition to the general public, including educators, physicians, providers, friends, etc. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 2 days before the meeting so we can provide adequate food and childcare. You MUST make a reservation for childcare for children age 5 and under.
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