Racing for 3.21 on World Down Syndrome Day

Our “virtual” Racing for 3.21 event allows participants and advocates to run, walk, bike, hike, swim and/or move for 3.21 miles at any time, any place and at any pace on March 21, 2019 to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day and raise awareness for the Down syndrome community.   Register with the code WDSD321 before November […]


2nd Annual D.C. Golf Outing

NDSS has spoken with the golf pro and staff, and due to the advisory of inclement weather, we have decided to reschedule our 2nd Annual DC Golf Outing to take place on Monday, October 29, 2018. Please join NDSS, our Golf Committee and a group of dedicated golfers for our second annual DC Golf Outing […]


2019 Buddy Walk on Washington®

The NDSS Buddy Walk® on Washington is an annual two-day advocacy conference that brings the Down syndrome community together to advocate for legislative priorities that impact the lives of people with Down syndrome and their families.    


Why I Golf with NDSS

By Brad Hennefer Brad Hennefer is super excited to once again be joining NDSS at their upcoming golf outings! Brad was featured in Good Morning America and in Sports Illustrated due to his high school varsity golf accomplishments. Brad is a passionate self-advocate and began participating in the NDSS golf outing in 2009 after he graduated. […]


22nd Annual Golf Outing

Join the National Down Syndrome Society and a group of remarkable golfers on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at The Stanwich Club in Greenwich, CT to help raise awareness about the importance of inclusion and the value of individuals with Down syndrome in our community.   Sponsorship Opportunities  Register


2018 NDSS CARING with Congress

Public Event Our 14th Annual CARING with Congress event is on July 11th! Join Senators, Congressmen and other supporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. to raise money for the NDSS Research Innovation & Discovery Fund. The Fund supports research and clinical infrastructure needs for the Down syndrome scientific and research community. Join us for […]


24th Annual New York City Buddy Walk®

Join NDSS for the 24th Annual New York City Buddy Walk® on September, 15, to honor and celebrate individuals with Down syndrome in our communities. This event is focused on raising awareness and funds for programs that benefit people with Down syndrome and their families. The 2017 New York City Buddy Walk® brought together more […]


2019 Gala & Auction

The National Down Syndrome Society is pleased to announce its 33rd Annual Gala & Auction will take place January 24th, 2019 at Gotham Hall in New York City. Each year, at this festive and celebratory event, NDSS recognizes the remarkable achievements and accomplishments of the Down syndrome community as we honor organizations and individuals that […]