****** As of 9/3/2021, This has been changed to a virtual event. ******
Join the Down Syndrome Society of Rhode Island, Inc. as we unite for a common cause and raise funds at the 2021 DSSRI Buddy Walk® & Fall Harvest Festival. 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!
In consideration of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the impact on our community we have decided to move the Buddy Walk to a virtual format. The virtual walk will still take place on Sunday, October 3rd. Team captains are encouraged to walk and celebrate with their team in a way that’s most comfortable to them. We will miss coming together with you all in person and look forward to celebrating with you virtually.
All team captains will receive a drop off of their team shirts, team captain swag bag, team sign for teams that raised over $500 and pumpkins for all children registered on the team. This will take place on Saturday, October 2nd and we will give you a window of time in which your delivery will take place 48 hours in advance. For those not on a team, we will place your shirt in the mail.
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.
Team Captains please note: Make sure to provide your user name and password when prompted during registration to have access to your team and donor information from last year. Click here for instructions.
If you can not participate in this event but would like to make a donation to the Down Syndrome Society of Rhode Island, Inc., please select the DONATE button. You can also donate to an individual or team by visiting their fundraising page under the TEAMS/PEOPLE tab.
Adult Walker - $15 (adult registration with Fall Harvest Festival admission and t-shirt included **)
Child Walker - $10 (registration for ages 17 and under with Fall Harvest Festival admission and t-shirt included **)
** Must register by end of day September 19th to receive a t-shirt.