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Angela Jeffreys' Fundraiser:

Team Alexandra

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BENEFITING: Down Syndrome Network, Inc.

EVENT: Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk 2014

EVENT DATE: Nov 01, 2014

Angela Jeffreys

THE STORY:

It is that time of year again, we would be grateful for any donation to help the Down syndrome network of Arizona. We will be walking proudly in ASU's Homecoming parade for the fourth year in a row. Would love for anyone in the area to join us, it is such a fun day! We do this in support of our daughter Alex. She is five years old and is attending a "typical" preschool and has 25 little classmates to learn from and to teach acceptance. She is still a very independent, happy, fun-loving, and smart little girl. Her speech exploded this summer and she is communicating better. She is playing soccer again this season with Special Olympics. She definitely has some skills. It cannot be denied that her brother Jack is her favorite person on this earth, and the feeling is mutual. She imitates everything he does right down to facial expressions. You can imagine how well that goes over with a 7 year old boy. We would like to thank you in advance for your support!

Join 1,500 walkers in front of crowds of more than 30,000 at the ASU Homecoming Parade to show your support for acceptance and inclusion of individuals with Down syndrome. This event is open to all – parents, caregivers, friends, family members and individuals with Down syndrome. Strollers, wheelchairs and wagons are welcome!

WHY: One in every 691 babies in the United States is born with Down syndrome. It is one of the most commonly occurring genetic chromosomal conditions. Funds raised by the SUDS Walk will support DSNetwork’s programs and mission to provide comprehensive education, support and advocacy for individuals and families impacted by Down syndrome, including:
• New Parent Information and Resources
• Early Intervention Education Workshops
• Parents and Schools in Partnership
• Research Resource Information
• Young Adult Social Group
• Medical Outreach
• Community Outreach & Advocacy
• Family Events and Celebrations

ACTIVITIES: All REGISTERED walkers will enjoy face painting, games and balloons, as well as a delicious lunch courtesy of Chili’s Bar & Grill. Don’t miss the debut of the 2015 DSNetwork calendar – only $10 – featuring the beautiful faces of our DSNetwork friends with Down syndrome.

PRIZES: Teams raise awareness of Down syndrome, compete for fantastic prizes and help raise funds to support DSNetwork’s educational programs. The top SUDS fundraiser will lead the 2015 ASU Homecoming Parade and will be featured in DSNetwork’s 2016 calendar!

Below are the prizes for the teams that raise money!

$250-Turquoise Spread the Love t‐shirt
$500-Calendar and Spread the Love t‐shirt
$1,500-$50 Amazon Gift Card
$2,500-$150 Amazon Gift Card
$5,000-Go Pro Camera
$7,500-iPad Mini or Kindle Fire HDX

DONATE

To This Fundraiser

$1,680

MONEY RAISED
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  • Staples Family

    $100

  • grandmom peggy

    $50

  • Dan & Stella Royce

    $25

  • Great Grandmommy Noell

    $50

  • Papa Joe and Grandma

    $200

  • Mom, Dad, and Jack

    $100

  • Beth, Vinny and Lorenzo

    $25

  • Taft, Jac, Samuel and Sophie

    $50

  • Uncle Don & Aunt Fran

    $40

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Pete and Carmen Lopez

    $100

  • Uncle Phil and Aunt Carolyn and GB too.

    $210

  • Tina Kline

    $20

  • John & Hiroko Kline

    $30

  • Joe & Denise Pelletier

    $50

  • Mike, Angie and Braydon

    $100

  • GALEN & LINDA POSS

    $100

  • Testa Family

    $100

  • Friendly donation

    $50

  • Ken Ray

    $25

  • Jalaja, Greg, Nathan, Priya

    $20

  • Anonymous

     

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • the Ryan's

    $75

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168% Raised of $1,000 Goal

The Team: $1,680 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Angela Jeffreys

Amount Raised

$1,580

 

158% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Jaime Testa

Amount Raised

$100

Fundraiser Title

Jack Jeffreys

Amount Raised

$0

Donor Comments

the Ryan's

the Ryan's

DONATION: $75

4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $100

Here's to Alex, who will always shine in my heart!1 4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

Go Team Alex! 4 years ago

Jalaja, Greg, Nathan, Priya

Jalaja, Greg, Nathan, Priya

DONATION: $20

Yeah, Team Alex. May you have a fun and beautiful day for a great cause! 4 years ago

Ken Ray

Ken Ray

DONATION: $25

4 years ago

Friendly donation

Friendly donation

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Testa Family

Testa Family

DONATION: $100

4 years ago

GALEN & LINDA POSS

GALEN & LINDA POSS

DONATION: $100

4 years ago

Mike, Angie and Braydon

Mike, Angie and Braydon

DONATION: $100

We love you Alex! Have a great walk! 4 years ago

Joe & Denise Pelletier

Joe & Denise Pelletier

DONATION: $50

Love you sweet Alex! 4 years ago