What is the Buddy Walk?
The Buddy Walk® was established in 1995 by the National Down Syndrome Society to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month in October and to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. Since its inception, it has become the world's most widely recognized public awareness program for the Down syndrome community.
Where and When is the Buddy Walk?
DSA of NWI and South Chicago Buddy Walk is located at the Lake County Fairgrounds, Crown Point, IN, Sunday, September 24, 2017.
- Check-in: 8:00 am
- 5K Race: 9:00 am
- Buddy Dash: 10:00 am
- Main Buddy Walk: 10:30 am
Please contact us at email@example.com with all questions, comments, or concerns pertaining to the DSA of NWI & Chicagoland's 2017 Buddy Walk.