LuMind RDS Welcomes Three New Board Members

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends

At our October 28, 2015 Board meeting, the LuMind RDS Board voted in three new members. Please join us in welcoming Virginia Bennett Flynn, Patrick Kannon, and Christopher Lis. Virginia Bennett Flynn joins us from Massachusetts, but brings an international perspective to her Board role thanks to her extensive resume of working abroad and with global firms. …

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Danke Schon and Tschüss to Dr. Bob

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Dr. Robert Schoen, former president of Research Down Syndrome and LuMind Research Down Syndrome director of event and donor engagement, has retired from the organization. We are so grateful for Bob’s help and advice during the merger transition and join the thousands of RDS supporters – especially the vibrant community of Runners – in thanking Bob …

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LuMind RDS Runners Leyda and Chad Simon Profiled

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends, Runners Program

Chad Simon is a student at Fort Hays State University – and a long-time runner for the LuMind RDS Runners program. Chad runs along along with his wife Leyda in support of their daughter Ashylnn who has Ds. Chad and Leyda were profiled in an article in the Fort Hays State University news outlining their …

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Cognition Goes Global – LuMind RDS Joins Down Syndrome International

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LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation is proud to announce we’ve joined Down Syndrome International (DSi) as an affiliate member. DSi is a global network of Down syndrome organizations representing 131 countries around the world. They’re aiming to channel the expertise and experience existing in many countries and use that knowledge to benefit other countries, especially …

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Celebrating 10 Years of ROMP

Categories: Blog, Events, Meet Our Friends

Thank you to everyone who played, smiled, laughed and donated in celebration of 10 years of the ROMP on October 11 in NYC. We’ll be adding more pictures as we receive them and can’t wait to see the video of the event! (It’s here! Thank you Keith Brady!) [vimeo 146076685 w=500 h=281] Romp For Research 2015 from …

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