Molly Lawson Foundation Grants $30,000 For Research Funding

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The LuMind Foundation is so pleased to announce a gift of $30,000 for the next two years from the Molly Lawson Foundation. The Molly Lawson Foundation funds endeavors to benefit people with cognitive challenges, including Down syndrome. Thank you so much, to the Lawson family and the Molly Lawson Foundation Board members for funding cognition research.

Funding Futures in the News

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Funding Futures, a wonderful Chicago-area event to raise money for LuMind Foundation, was featured in an article in the LaGrange Times on October 22, 2014. The article discusses the inspirational words of event keynote speaker and Down syndrome self-advocate Karen Gaffney and quotes Funding Futures Board Member Katie Sperry. Read more on the LaGrange Sun Times website. And …

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A Chat with a Member of DSACT – Emily Feiner

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Recently we introduced you to our friends at the Down Syndrome Association of Central Texas (DSACT) in a blog post presenting the affiliate organization and their generous support of cognition research. Today we’d like to highlight one of their members, Emily Feiner who sees the “boost” cognition research could give to people with Down syndrome. Emily is mother …

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LuMind Foundation Honored to Receive $50,000 gift

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We have the best, and best-looking, supporters! Dr. Sohail Masood, a long-time LuMind Foundation board member and his family foundation, Dysimmune Neuromuscular Diseases Foundation, made a gift of $50,000. Dr. Masood’s son (right) has Down syndrome and we must say, he wears it and that tuxedo, well! Thank you to the entire Masood family and the …

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Affiliate Profile: The DS Association of Central Texas—Something for Everyone

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The Down syndrome community of central Texas is blessed with a great support organization. Founded in 1991, the Down Syndrome Association of Central Texas (DSACT) offers a wealth of programs for every stage of life.  We want to recognize DSACT for its generous support of the LuMind Foundation and share what makes them such a …

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