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2014 Step Up Walk- Sunday October 19, 2014, 12:00-4:00 p.m.

 

Thank you for your support of the Step Up Walk, benefiting the Down Syndrome Guild.  What a special day of celebration.

We hope you enjoyed the day.

Please send us your pictures. We are excited to see them. Who knows?? ... yours could be featured on the 2015 walk brochure!

If you are interested in purchasing a 2014 Step Up Walk shirt, they are $10 each. We have all sizes available, except Adult Large.

Online donations will be accepted through December 31, 2014.

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Down Syndrome Facts

 
  • Down syndrome is the most commonly occurring genetic condition with an incidence of 1 in every 691 births.
  • There are currently over 400,000 individuals living with Down syndrome in the United States.
  • There are approximately 5,000 babies born with Down syndrome each year in the United States.
  • There are approximately 50 babies born with Down syndrome each year in the greater Kansas City area.
  • Down syndrome is one of the leading clinical causes of cognitive delay in the world - it is not related to race, nationality, religion or socio-economic status.
  • With appropriate support, individuals with Down syndrome can lead fulfilling lives and be contributing members of society.

Count Down

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Event Goal

Goal
$598,500

Raised
$409,630

341 Teams

8079 Walkers