Aug
7
Mon
Hayes Golf – Omaha, NE @ The Players Club
Aug 7 all-day

Hayes Mechanical Nebraska Golf Outing

DSC_0020Hayes Mechanical Hosts it’s 4th Annual Golf Outing to Support Down Syndrome Cognition Research.  The LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation www.LuMindRDS.org will be the beneficiary of the three charity golf outings hosted by Hayes Mechanical. The full-day golf event is being held in Nebraska’s farmland on Monday, August 7, 2017 at The Players Club at Deer Creek in Omaha, Nebraska.

Hayes Mechanical a full service mechanical contractor specializing in both commercial and industrial work headquartered in Chicago, has been a long-time supporter of LuMindRDS Foundation. Hayes Mechanical CEO and President Terry AnCel serves on the Board of LuMindRDS Foundation, which raises money to fund cognition research for people with Down syndrome.

For more information on tickets or sponsorship please contact Jo Lewis at jlewis@hayesmechanical.com.

Aug
24
Thu
Hayes Golf – Michigan @ Apple Mountain
Aug 24 all-day

Hayes Mechanical Michigan Golf Outing

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Hayes Mechanical Hosts it’s 4th Annual Golf Outing to Support Down Syndrome Cognition Research.  The LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation www.LuMindRDS.org will be the beneficiary of the three charity golf outings hosted by Hayes Mechanical. The full-day golf event is being held in the heart of Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Apple Mountain Golf Resort in Freeland, Michigan.

Hayes Mechanical a full service mechanical contractor specializing in both commercial and industrial work headquartered in Chicago, has been a long-time supporter of LuMindRDS Foundation. Hayes Mechanical CEO and President Terry AnCel serves on the Board of LuMindRDS Foundation, which raises money to fund cognition research for people with Down syndrome.

For more information on tickets or sponsorship please contact Jim Zwick at jzwick@hayesmechanical.com.

Aug
26
Sat
Down Syndrome of Central Ohio Research Symposium @ Embassy Suites
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Down Syndrome Research Symposium | DSACO | Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio

Saturday, August 26, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Embassy Suites Columbus Airport

2886 Airport Drive | Columbus, OH 43219

Fee: $10/Family

Hosted by:

Down Syndrome Syndrome Association of Central Ohio (DSACO)

in partnership with

National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)

The Down Syndrome Project at Emory University

Join Board Member, Mike Mannor, Ph.D. at the @DSACO.Cbus Down Syndrome Research Symposium to learn about LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation’s mission, vision and values while highlighting our accomplishments, Research Agenda Expansion, Four Scientific Research Categories and the grants awarded this year.
Join researchers from near and far who explain their current research studies. This is an exciting time for the Down syndrome community as more studies are focusing on those issues that relate to Down syndrome and how to improve the quality of life. “Thank you, DSACO, for connecting Central Ohio families with the latest information on research. Like you, we believe Cognition And Research Empowers Success. #lumindrdsCARES.
Sep
8
Fri
DSDN Rockin’ Mom Retreat @ Embassy Suites
Sep 8 – Sep 10 all-day

This is a SOLD OUT conference

When?    September  8-10, 2017

Where?   Embassy Suites, Rosemont, Illinois

Who?      Rockin’ Moms in DSDN groups

LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation is one of the sponsors and speakers at DSDN Rockn’ Mom’s Retreat this year along with many others.  Come join us and stop by our table for a little treat to help with your relaxing weekend.  Please contact Katie Coughlin to join our runner’s group for Sunday’s 5k Sunday Fun Run. We want to to thank DSDN for inviting us to participate, because we believe Cognition And Research Empowers Success. #lumindrdsCARES​  #Race4eXtraordinary

 

Oct
5
Thu
Fast Cars, Bright Lights @ Cabarrus Brewing Co.
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

 Fast Cars, Bright Lights

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You don’t want to miss the inaugural Fast Cars, Bright Lights event on Thursday, October 5th to benefit LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation.  Join Brian Haigler and the planning committee, along with many friends and neighbors for a memorable evening of beer (and wine), hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, AND………

DH Pic Come down and enjoy some down good country music by Darrell Harwood….  Check out some of Darrell’s hits at www.darrellharwood.com

Get your VIP Tickets and Sponsorships before they sell out!!!!

CBC_Logo_250x163.pngCARBARRUS BREWING    

329 McGILL AVENUE  

CONCORD, NC 28027

                                7pm

Cabarrus has generously agreed to donate $1 to every pint sold.

Oct
8
Sun
2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Oct 8 all-day

Team of 11 LuMind RDS Runners will take on the mean streets of Chicago in one of America’s Favorite Races!!  Help our team reach their goal of raising $25,000 by donating today.

 

*We have filled our 2018 Team, if you would like to be on our list for 2019 email Katie Coughlin at RunforDs@lumindrds.org

Click here to learn more about Chicago Marathon

Nov
5
Sun
2017 TCS New York City Marathon
Nov 5 @ 8:30 am

Run with us!

Join LuMind RDS Runners at the TCS New York City Marathon on November 5th, 2017!

 

NEW THIS YEAR! Any runner who raises $2,100 or more by October 1, 2017 we will personalize your long sleeve running shirt!

Once accepted for guaranteed entry into the 2017 TCW New York City Marathon with LuMind RDS Runners, you will be directed to set up your charity fundraising page on Applications for guaranteed entries will remain open until September 18, 2017. Runners accepted for guaranteed entry between March 29, 2017 and September 18, 2017 are expected to raise a minimum of $3,000 in support of Down syndrome cognition research. Click here to learn more.

 

Nov
12
Sun
2017 Tucson Buddy Walk @ DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center Reid Park
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

2017 Tucson Buddy Walk 

Stop by LuMind RDS’s table at this years Tucson Buddy Walk in Tucson, Arizona on November 12th from 12-4.

 

Don’t delay online registration will close at midnight on November 10th.  To join SANDS Buddy Walk register now at Southern Arizona Network for Down Syndrome.  

Jan
27
Sat
Funding Futures Chicago @ Fitzgerald's
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm

6th Annual Funding Futures Chicago!

** Funding Futures Auction Link is Live Click Here **

Save the date and mark your calendar for Saturday, January 27th, 2018 from 7-midnight we are going to light up the night at Fitzgerald’s in our continued support of cognition research dedicated to improve learning, provide greater independence and prevent the onset of early Alzheimer’s Disease for people with Down syndrome. Tickets available soon at www.fundingfutureschicago.com

SILENT AUCTION – LIVE MUSIC – GOOSE ISLAND CRAFT BEERS – FABULOUS FOOD, WINE & SPIRITS

Thank you to all of our Sponsors who help make Funding Futures a success every year!!

 

Jan
30
Tue
Free Ds Webinar: Infant Learning Through Objects – January 30th
Jan 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Upcoming LuMind Research Down Syndrome Webinar – January 30, 2018:

Learn more about the powerful link between training infants to reach for an object and later heightened interest in objects and focused attention that was in a recent study published online by Developmental Science. Due to the reduced grasping activity and delays in motor skill development that have been associated with risk for developmental disorders, the findings may have implications for autism and Down syndrome research. Register online at http://bit.ly/2B3sm2Y for an online presentation from Drs. Amy Needham and Manderjit Kaur, the principal investigators of the new study LuMind RDS is funding at Vanderbilt University specifically for infants with Down syndrome.

Date and time: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 3:00 pm  EST
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes