Archive for January 1st, 2019

World Down Syndrome Day – Denver

January 1st, 2019 by Global Down Syndrome Foundation

Join Global and Governor Polis at the Colorado State Capitol
to Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day!

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
9:00am – 11:00am
Colorado State Capitol

200 E. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO 80203
Official Holiday Date: Saturday, March 21, 2020

Down syndrome is caused by having 3 copies of chromosome 21. As such, the United Nations and over 100 countries, chose 3/21, to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day. Global celebrates with hundreds of advocates at the Colorado Capitol.

Join the Global Down Syndrome Foundation, the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome and the Anna and John J. Sie Center for Down Syndrome at the Colorado State Capitol for a celebration with Governor Jared Polis!

The Global team, self-advocates, and other organizations serving the differently-abled will enjoy a fun photo op on the West Steps followed by announcements and light refreshments inside the Capitol.

Please make sure to RSVP and to be on time! You must be on the steps no later than 9:15am to be in the photo.

 

If you have any questions, contact: events@globaldownsyndrome.org or call 720-548-5619.

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