$151,041 Raised $150,000 Goal

Thank you to everyone who came out to support us for this year's Buddy Walk®. We appreciate your donations of time, talent and both in-kind and monetary contributions!

Online donation will remain open through November 30th, so you can still support your loved one with Down syndrome or their team.

We're looking forward to seeing y'all in person! 

Join the Down Syndrome Association of Acadiana as we unite for a common cause and raise funds at the 18th Annual Acadiana Buddy Walk®. Whether you have Down syndrome, know someone who does, or just want to show your support, take the first step and donate or register today! Help us spread the word; all are welcome for our day of celebration!

To get started, just select the "REGISTER" button to start a team, join a team, or register as an individual. Additional family members can be added by selecting the green "Add Another Registrant" button during Step 3.  After you register, you can start your team or personal fundraising page by selecting the "Fundraising Page Set Up" button at the top of the online receipt.

If you cannot attend this event but would like to make a donation to the Down Syndrome Association of Acadiana, please select the DONATE button. You can also donate to an individual or team by visiting their fundraising page under the TEAMS/PEOPLE tab.

Registration Fees: 

Walk Participant: $20 - includes t-shirt, bag, lunch and participation in all festivities.

Individual with Down Syndrome: free - includes t-shirt, bag, lunch and participation in all festivities.

Online registration has closed.  

In person registration will be available at the walk starting at 9:00 am.  Save time in line and and click the following link to print the Onsite Registration Form.

18th Annual Acadiana Buddy Walk®

Saturday, October 29, 2022
Event Starts at 9:00 am
Walk Begins at 10:00 am

Parc International

2022 Buddy Walk T-Shirt Design


Date: Saturday, October 29, 2022
Starts at: 09:00 AM


Parc International
200 Garfield St
Lafayette, LA 70501


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