The World Down Syndrome Day Virtual Run/Walk is an opportunity for people across the world to come together to advocate and self advocate for persons with Down syndrome. Your $30 registration fee will support research being conducted to develop drug treatments improve memory, learning and communication in persons with Down syndrome. Studies are also aimed at treatments to reduce the impact of Alzheimer's disease in individuals with Down syndrome. Learn more about Research Down Syndrome and the scientific studies the Foundation supports at www.researchds.org.
Maybe you can't participate on March 21? You can still support the World Down Syndrome Day Virtual Run/Walk by making a donation.
Event schedule and times
The World Down Syndrome Day Virtual Run/Walk can be any distance you want, maybe its 3.21 miles or laps around your block, 321 yards or 21 miles. Get creative, have fun and celebrate WDSD. Run/walk whenever or wherever you want. Then post photos of your run/walk and messages on our Facebook page.