RDS Runners Participate in Disney Race Weekend

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RDS Runners, the charity race program supporting Down syndrome research, will be entering teams in the races associated with the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend, January 10-13. 

Third Annual RDS Golf Classic in Dallas Another Great Success

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The 3rd Annual Research Down Syndrome Charity Golf Classic and Texas Twilight cocktail reception, organized by Patty and Paul Watson, raised more than $120,000 to support RDS and Down syndrome cognitive research. With support from more than 50 volunteers, the Watsons hosted the event in May at the Bridlewood Golf Club in Flower Mound and …

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Inaugural Fundraiser in South Bend Supports RDS

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The Compton Family Ice Arena on the campus of the University of Notre Dame was the setting on May 11 for A Night of Art and Blues, which featured a blues band, refreshments and a silent auction of art and other items. Much of the art auctioned on this evening was created by local and …

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Down Syndrome Research Consortium Meets at NIH

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RDS President Bob Schoen attended the meeting of the Down Syndrome Research Consortium in Maryland on July 23. Members of the consortium, which represents the NIH, clinical researchers, Ds advocacy and research foundations and self-advocates, discussed the status of the contact registry development project. It was disclosed at the meeting that National Institute of Child …

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