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16th Annual Buddy Walk In Raleigh To Benefit Triangle Down Syndrome Network’s

Photo Cred: TDSN

Photo Cred: TDSN

Come out for the 16th Annual Buddy Walk  presented by  The Triangle Down Syndrome Network.   The Buddy Walk will take place at Spring Forest Road Park in Raleigh on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm.

This annual event will be an afternoon filled with fun and excitement, rain-or-shine! Ticket prices vary, but are free for those 3 years old and younger. There will be great food, games, raffles for Carolina Panthers games, a trip to South America, free airline tickets to anywhere in the United States, and much more!

TDSN is a nonprofit support, resource, and advocacy organization serving North Carolina’s Wake, Durham, Orange, and surrounding counties.

All proceeds benefit the local community to help serve more than 400 families in the Triangle area in ways such as new parent socials, monthly support meetings, educational programs, and member social groups and outings.

Less than a mile walk around the Park, this annual celebration continues to show all the support and commitment to improving the lives of individuals with Down syndrome as well as raise awareness in the community.

Photo Cred: TDSN

Photo Cred: TDSN

Last year, the Buddy Walk had a record-breaking attendance with over 1,500 participants raising over $90,000.

For registration and details about this event, please click here.


WHEN: Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 1 – 4 p.m.

Spring Forest Road Park
Spring Forest Rd.
Raleigh, NC, 27658
Ph. 919-831-6833

Photo Cred: TDSN

Photo Cred: TDSN

Prices vary. Under age 3: Free
3-12 $5 13-Over: $10 before September 12, $15 prior to Walk, $20 day of Walk
Please click here to purchase tickets.

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