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Latest National Down Syndrome Society Stories

2014-02-24 23:22:43

The National Down Syndrome Society has selected DonorDrive® Social Fundraising as their preferred vendor for event registration and online fundraising for Buddy Walk® events across the country. http://donordrive.com Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 The National Down Syndrome Society has selected DonorDrive® Social Fundraising as their preferred vendor for event registration and online fundraising for Buddy Walks® across the country. Over 300,000 people...

2013-01-16 12:25:06

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- agencyQ is starting 2013 off with a bang! The Summit International Awards have recognized agencyQ as leaders in Emerging Media for their work with the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science (OOS) and the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS). "agencyQ is thrilled to be honored as a Summit International Award winner. We are experts in providing organizations like the OOS and NDSS with our unique and personalized solutions, extending their brands...

2012-08-23 06:28:32

WAYNE, N.J., Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Toys"R"Us, Inc. announced the release of the 2012 edition of the Toys"R"Us Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids(®), an easy-to-use toy selection resource for those who know, love and shop for children with special needs. Published annually, this complimentary guide is available now in Toys"R"Us(®) and Babies"R"Us(®) stores nationwide and online, in both English and Spanish, at Toysrus.com/DifferentlyAbled. This year, mom, TV host...

2008-09-15 21:00:09

By Theresa Harrington Like many couples engaged to be married, Christi Hockel and Austin Davenport look lovingly into each other's eyes as they talk about sharing their lives together. But unlike most couples, they share a disability that could complicate their marriage -- Down syndrome. "We need to think about us," Davenport said, as Hockel snuggled up to him on the couch in her family's home. "People get married with Down syndrome. I've never got married before. And people told me,...

2008-09-08 06:00:05

By John Fritze Families with children who have Down syndrome are hoping Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin can raise awareness about the condition and boost efforts to help people with disabilities live more independently. Palin's infant son, Trig, has Down syndrome. "A lot of parents are advocating, but we've had too few advocates in elected office," said David Tolleson, executive director of the National Down Syndrome Congress in Atlanta. "Having a high-profile person in...