NDSS Athlete Team to Run 250+ Miles for Down Syndrome Advocacy

The National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS), the leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome, proudly announces its official Athlete Team and Run Route for the Run for 3.21, a 250+ mile run from Washington D.C. to New York City. The run will serve as a major fundraiser for NDSS in 2018 and recognition of World Down Syndrome Day on March 21.

This multi-day adventure kicked off at 6:00 a.m. on March 19 and travels from the steps of the nation’s capitol, arriving at United Nations at 10:00 a.m. on March 21. Runners will be in motion for more than 50 hours to complete the course, which winds its way through rolling countryside, quaint downtowns and the heart of D.C., Wilmington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Princeton and New York.

The National Down Syndrome Society is a human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome. NDSS provides state-of-the-art, comprehensive programming to all individuals with Down syndrome and their families with four main areas of programming which include: the National Advocacy & Policy Center, the Inclusive Health and Sports Programs, including the National Buddy Walk® Program, Community Outreach and Resources and Public Awareness.
For more information visit www.ndss.org

Source Exceptional Parent Magazine