Down Syndrome Association of Houston
Alejandra Lima, Executive Director
We celebrate Down syndrome in a one mile walk plus a carnival event called the Buddy Bash. Last year we had 12,000 supporters.
' Registration for the event is free, families are welcome to join is the festivities and bring family and friends. It is a fundraisers for DSAH based on donations and sponsorships.
' The Down Syndrome Association of Houston offers programs for all age groups. From prenatal support, delivery of New Baby Gift Baskets to newborns at hospitals, to summer camps to our own continuing education program for adults.
' We have over 2,000 members and we have been in existence for over 40 years and our main goal is to provide support, services and education to our families and create awareness of the abilities of our loved ones with Down syndrome in the community.
' Event Name: 2015 Houston Buddy Walk
Event Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015
' Event Time: 10a-2p
' Event Number: 713.682.7237
' Event Website: www.HOUSTONBUDDYWALK.org
Produced by: Houston Newsmakers Team