EVENT DATE: Oct 26, 2013
Maia is a spunky 23-month old who is blessed with an extra chromosome. She has been through a lot in her short life, and she has shown an incredible amount of spirit and persistence through it all. She has hit developmental milestones at an astonishing rate, and she continues to charm everyone with her infectious smiles! Please support Maia and others with Down Syndrome by joining our team at the walk or by donating.
Join Maia's team, "Maia's Marchers," at: http://buddywalk.eventbrite.com/.
THERE ARE TWO WAYS TO HELP:
1) Join Maia's team, "Maia's Marchers," on Saturday, October 26 at the Monona Terrace (see schedule below). Register to walk with us the day of the walk with "Maia's Marchers," $15 per person (be sure to enter "Maia's Marchers" on the registration form) here: http://buddywalk.eventbrite.com
2) Donate any amount to support Maia, the Madison Area Down Syndrome Society, and Gigi's Playhouse (a wonderful community resource that will be established in Madison for educating and supporting children with Down Syndrome) here: http://www.crowdrise.com/maiasmarchers
WHO: Supporters of Maia and others with Down Syndrome
WHAT: A walk to support, raise money, and raise awareness for people with Down Syndrome
WHERE: Monona Terrace, 1 John Nolen Dr, Madison, WI 53703
WHEN: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 8:30 am - 11:30 am
8:30 am: Doors Open / Day of Registration
8:30 am-11:30 am: Bounce House, Art Gallery, Face Painting, Live Band - The Pool Boys, Silent Auction, Bucky Badger!
9:15 am: Photo of kids at front of stage
9:30 am - 9:55 am: Welcome
10 am - 10:30 am: Walk
10 am - 11 am: Bucky Badger Expected
11:00 am: Silent Auction Closes
11:30 am: Walk Closes
WHY: To support people people with Down Syndrome by raising awareness and money for the Madison Area Down Syndrome Society and Gigi's Playhouse. The Madison Area Down Syndrome Society is reaching out to the entire community in an effort to raise awareness about Down Syndrome and the meaningful contributions people with Down Syndrome give to our community everyday. Gigi's Playhouse is going to be a wonderful new educational center for people with Down Syndrome that will be built right here in Madison once we've reached our fundraising goal!
*There is no longer a "late fee". Prices will not increase if registration is done after October 1st.
*Oct 1st is the deadline in order to be guaranteed a t-shirt with registration.
If you register by Oct 1st you will be given a free parking pass for the Monona Terrace at t-shirt pickup or at the day of the event
*Tshirt pick up: (Shirts ordered with Registration) Thursday, Oct 24th, 4pm-7pm, Communication Innovations, 2927 S. Fish Hatchery Rd, Fitchburg
And Parking Pass Pick-up
We hope you can join us for the walk and/or help support Maia's cause! Please let me know if you will be able to join or if you have any questions. firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for all of your support so far!