Fast Cars, Bright Lights
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………
|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!!!!
329 McGILL AVENUE
CONCORD, NC 28027
Cabarrus has generously agreed to donate $1 to every pint sold.
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
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.
Run with us!
Join LuMind RDS Runners at the TCS New York City Marathon on November 4th, 2018!
NEW THIS YEAR! Personalized long sleeve running shirts will be provided to runners who raises $2,100 or more by October 1, 2018!
Guaranteed entry into the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon with LuMind RDS Runners will remain open until September 18, 2018. Once you register, you will be directed to set up your charity fundraising page on Applications.
Runners accepted for guaranteed entry between February 28, 2018 and September 18, 2018 are expected to raise a minimum of $3,000 in support of Down syndrome cognition research. Click here to learn more.
Click here to learn more about New York City Marathon
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.
6th Annual Funding Futures Chicago!
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!!
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|
Arts & Blues for LuMind RDS
The Brick @ 1145 Northside Blvd, South Bend
8:00 pm — February 9th, 2018
It is going to be a great night, with over 250 people, an open bar, lots of great food, live blues band.
Tickets start at $75pp. For more information and to purchase tickets to the Arts & Blues event please go to www.artnblues.com.
Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida is hosting the 11th Annual Florida Down Syndrome Conference at Nemours Children’s Hospital.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. William Mobley, PhD from University of California San Diego.
To register or for more information please go to www.DSACF.org