The leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome.

National Down Syndrome Society
8 E 41st Street, 8th Floor
New York New York 10017
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What's Involved & Organizer FAQs

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  1. National Buddy Walk® Background

    The National Buddy Walk® Program has grown from just 17 Walks in 1995 to over 250 this year! Learn how your Walk will play an integral part of the whole program.

  2. Organizer Overview & Suggestions

    The majority of Buddy Walk® organizers are volunteers who recognize the need for more inclusion in their communities. NDSS helps them learn from each other to plan amazing Walks year after year!

  3. Organizer FAQs

    Still looking to have your questions answered? Here are some frequently asked questions we receive from Buddy Walk® Organizers.

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