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Annual FRIENDS Holiday Party **OLD**

Annual FRIENDS Holiday Party **OLD**

Please join us December 3rd for our Annual FRIENDS Holiday Dinner! We will be starting our event at 6:00 PM. F.R.I.E.N.D.S. will be providing the honey baked ham and beverages. We ask that you bring your favorite side dish and/or dessert to

FRIENDS Annual Holiday Party – Dec. 7th

FRIENDS Annual Holiday Party – Dec. 7th

We look forward to celebrating the holiday season with our wonderful F.R.I.E.N.D.S. families!!!! We have a delicious catered meal planned for all that can attend!! We ask that you just bring a dessert to share with the group. Santa will

Techniques for Success

Techniques for Success

The Techniques for Success (TFS) conference provides practical strategies for educating students with Down syndrome and those with other special needs. The 10th TFS conference will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Turf Valley Resort.  Click here to go to

Annual “FRIENDSgiving” dinner!***CANCELLED***

Annual “FRIENDSgiving” dinner!***CANCELLED***

***CANCELLED***

17th Annual Buddy Walk! Rescheduled to March 30th.

17th Annual Buddy Walk! Rescheduled to March 30th.

09/17/18 Hello everyone! We were hoping to make an announcement about our “new” event in March when the Buddy Walk was officially cancelled. However, we have not finalized a contract yet, so we didn’t want to be premature.  As soon

Amazon Prime Day July 17th!!

Amazon Prime Day July 17th!!

Amazon Prime Day – starting at 3:00pm on July 16th thru July 17th! Click to donate to FRIENDS.      

Buddy Walk Fundraising Page is Up!!!

Buddy Walk Fundraising Page is Up!!!

Click on the link to go to the CROWDRISE fundraising page for the 17th Annual Buddy Walk!!!! https://www.crowdrise.com/FRIENDS17thAnnualBuddyWalk    

Annual FRIENDS Picnic ***CANCELLED***

Annual FRIENDS Picnic ***CANCELLED***

June 10, 2018 – FRIENDS picnic at Catoctin Creek Nature Center has been cancelled due to forecast of rain and will be rescheduled.  More information to follow.  See EVENTS page for more information.

Down Syndrome Awareness with Frederick KEYS Baseball

Down Syndrome Awareness with Frederick KEYS Baseball

May 12th, 2018 6:00PM Potomac Nationals vs. Frederick Keys   SEE EVENTS PAGE

World Down Syndrome Day Poster Campaign

World Down Syndrome Day Poster Campaign

Join us for World Down Syndrome Day on March 21st by doing an act of kindness.  Here are some of our amazing kids in our poster campaign.  These posters will be displayed at local primary, elementary, middle and high schools.