$453,240 Raised $600,000 Goal

Join the Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio as we unite for a common cause and raise funds during the 2023 Columbus 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 and celebrate all the amazing individuals with Down syndrome!

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.

Returning Team Captains please note: in Step 2 of registration, you can enter your user name and password to have access to your team and donor information from the prior year.  If you do not remember your credentials, you can request them in this step. Click here for instructions.

If you cannot participate but you’d like to make a donation to DSACO, please select the DONATE button. You can also donate to an individual or team by visiting their fundraising page under the TEAMS/PEOPLE tab. Please note: Donations do NOT include an event t-shirt

Participation Fees:

  • Participation Fee - $21 (includes t-shirt*)
  • Individual with Down Syndrome – FREE, but MUST be registered! (includes t-shirt*)

*T-shirt sizes are not guaranteed after 9/1. 


2023 T-shirt Design

Columbus Buddy Walk®

Sunday, October 1, 2023
Event & Registration at 9:00 am
Walk Starts at 10:30 am

Fortress Obetz


Date: Sunday, October 01, 2023
Starts at: 09:00 AM


Fortress Obetz
2015 Recreation Trail
Columbus, OH 43207


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