People with Down syndrome have an extra chromosome, so this race has a little something EXTRA too! The race is a traditional 5K run with an extra .11 mile dash, in honor of the 3rd copy of the 21st chromosome present in people with Down syndrome.
Our Guilford County Schools Communication Committee unifies our group and stands up for what’s best for our children in the local school district.
We coordinate with subject matter experts to provide seminars on topics ranging from education to finance for our network of families.
In 2016, we teamed up with iCanBike Camps. Click here to learn more about the iCanBike program.
We host many social events to support for our families, including Moms’ Night Outs, a Date Night, a New Moms’ Brunch and Free Family Events (Tumblebees Gym, Grasshoppers Game, Pool Party, Holiday Parade and more!)
Our medical outreach Subcommittee provides up-to-date information to the local pediatrician and OB/Gyn offices in the Greater Greensboro Area.
The Buddy Walk is one of our annual fundraisers and a day of celebration for our families and awareness in the community.
We offer a lending library full of books and videos to provide essential information to our network of families.
We provide new parents in the hospital with books, gifts and a spiral notebook filled with information and personal stories from our local families.