THE COUNTDOWN IS ON!

On Sunday 22 March the Auckland Down Syndrome Association will hold the 15th Annual Buddy Walk. This is an easy 3.5 km walk around the base of Mt Eden starting at Tahaki Reserve in Mt Eden Road. Buddy Walk is an all ages, fun, family event. Share your photos on the big day by using the hashtag #BuddyWalkAkl

Print a copy of our PDF flyer and put it on your school/office noticeboard»

WE NEED YOUR HELP TO MAKE BUDDY WALK 2020 A SUCCESS!

Would you like to get up on stage and perform for the crowd?

We have reserved several 3-5 minute slots in the Buddy Walk entertainment line up for our the wonderful members who make up our Down syndrome community. Singers, actors, dancers, jugglers – if you are keen to perform on stage please let us know. The talent scouts will be waiting to hear from you; send us an email at clo@adsa.org.nz


Would you like the opportunity to win a fabulous prize by fundraising for the ADSA?

Our 2020 Everyday Hero campaign is now up and running and we are looking for HEROES. Yes, that is YOU! There are amazing prizes for the top three fundraisers… so set up your page – and make a start. It only takes 2 minutes.

The Buddy Walk® was developed by the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) in 1995 to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month in October and to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. Read more on the NDSS website»

Read about the background to the ADSA’s Buddy Walk»


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