Recognizing the Pioneers in Down Syndrome Research – 2015 Awards Gala

Categories: Blog, Events, Meet Our Friends

We are so excited to be hosting our very first awards gala – The Sky’s the Limit – in Seattle on May 2, 2015. We selected the Sky’s the Limit theme to represent the hope we feel. Thanks to your support over these 11 years, research that was once too complex to even consider is now …

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Affiliate Profile: Thank You Buddy Walk of South Plainfield

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends, Why Support Research?

By Veronica Fratta Michele Both is a busy mom of four beautiful children aged 15, 12, 9, and 6. Yet once a year, she finds the time to organize a walk that mobilizes 650 people to support individuals with Down syndrome. Michele’s second child, Kyle, was born with Down syndrome. That October, Michele and family attended …

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Demarest Swim Club Fundraising in Support of LuMind Research Down Syndrome

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  The Demarest Swim Club of Demarest, NJ, is participating in the 4th Annual Demarest Triathlon on June 7. This year the swim club is raising funds in support of Down syndrome cognitive research, with numerous sponsorships available. Half of the proceeds raised will go to LuMind Research Down Syndrome. You can learn more about the …

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Run for Research: Chicago Marathon

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Lottery registration for the Oct. 11 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, one of the world’s premier running events, ends on Tuesday, April 21.  LuMind Research Down Syndrome has charity entries. More than 40,000 participants run from Grant Park, through the Loop, Old Town, Wrigleyville, Lincoln Park, through Little Italy, Chinatown, and Bronzeville, before ending up again …

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