Giving Tuesday Fundraising Zoom Dance Party
Tuesday from 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
Details to view the event are private and will be sent along with your ticket purchase.
It's FREE to register. It says, "tickets are required to attend", but that just means you need to register. Join NDSC for a Giving Tuesday Fundraising Zoom Party. Be ready to dance, have fun and support NDSC, your favorite Down syndrome organization. While some of you may already know, GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past seven years, it has grown into a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. We invite you all to show support for NDSC, your favorite Down syndrome organization. While donations are not required, we hope that you will consider making a contribution to NDSC on Giving Tuesday. You can also make a donation by texting the word “ZOOM” to (202) 858-1233
The National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to an improved world for individuals with Down syndrome. Our mission is to provide information, advocacy, and support concerning all aspects of life for individuals with Down syndrome.
Faced with the previously unchartered terrain brought on by 2020, some organizations have folded, while others like NDSC, remain focused. Our work has been essential to support the needs of individuals with Down syndrome and their families during the pandemic, the NDSC has taken the following actions:
NDSC was proactive in developing needed dialog through two Zoom town hall style meetings and provided materials that address race relations in the NDSC Race Relations Library. The NDSC has taken the following actions to address the state of our nation's race relations:
Although 2020 has been a year of firsts and change, NDSC has remained steadfast to compassionately serve the Down syndrome community as we have year after year and will continue to:
NDSC's Policy & Advocacy team has been diligently working to ensure that people with Down syndrome receive the resources they need from the federal government to weather the COVID-19 crisis and make sure that their rights are protected the process. Our policy team:
Now, more than ever, we need your support to continue providing essential resources, services, and information to the Down syndrome community.