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8th Annual Down Syndrome Awareness Walk
Come celebrate the lives of people with Down syndrome in our community and raise funds for the Down Syndrome Association of WI - Fox Cities!
Saturday, October 7th at Riverside Park in Neenah, WI
10:30 am - 12:30 pm Event check-in and on-site registration
10:30 am - 2:30 pm Fun activities for all ages!! (free for all registered walkers)
Raffles, Resource Tent, DJ, Clowns, Mini-Train Ride, Face Painting, Giant Slide, Rock Climbing Wall, Trampoline Bungee Jumping, Bounce House, Photo Booth, Magician and much more!
2:00 pm - 1 mile non-competetive walk along Lake Winnebago
2:30 pm - Raffle winners announced and posted, must be present for bucket raffle, need not be present for packer ticket raffle drawing
Deadline to pre-register is Thursday, September 28th at midnight. ($7.00 per walker, optional $2.00 lunch)
On-site registration will be accepted at the event, but t-shirts are only guaranteed for walkers who pre-register. (on-site registration cost is $10.00 per walker, includes lunch)
Early t-shirt pick up dates:
Walkers who are registered by 11:59pm on Sunday, September 17th can pick up their walk t-shirts at our Appleton office on Sunday, September 24th (4:30-6:30pm) or Monday September 25th (5:30-7:30pm).
Our office address is 211 East Franklin Street, Appleton (Second Floor)
Top Fundraising Teams
Donations made by Friday, October 6th at midnight will be counted towards top fundraiser awards.
TOP 10 TEAMS are recognized!
The top 2 teams get a spot on one of next year's walk billboards. (Past winners not eligible this year: Leg Up For Liam, There Iz Hope, Dana's Daises and Cruisin For Cameron)
The vision of the Down Syndrome Assocation of Wisconsin - Fox Cities (DSAW-FC) is that we all understand the value of those with Down syndrome in our lives and our communities. We continually strive for full acceptance, full access, full life and full potential.
Please visit www.dsawfoxcities.org to see what DSAW-FC is doing for individuals with Down syndrome in the Fox Cities.
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