$20,734 Raised $125,000 Goal

Join the Down Syndrome Association of the Valley as we unite for a common cause and raise funds at the 2023 DSAV 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.

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 attend this event but would like to make a donation to the Down Syndrome Association of the Valley, 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: 

Participant with event t-shirt: $15 (includes event entrance and t-shirt)

“Buddy” Participant: free (includes event entrance, Buddy bag and medal for individuals with Down syndrome only)

T-shirt sizes not guaranteed after Monday, August 21st at noon!

16th Annual Buddy Walk®

Eastwood Field

Sunday, September 17th

Gates Open at 11:45 am

Walk Begins at 1:00 pm


Date: Sunday, September 17, 2023
Starts at: 12:00 PM


Eastwood Field
Eastwood Mall Complex
Niles, OH 44446


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