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Camp O’Malley aiming to achieve another successful summer in 2010

by (BGC Grand Rapids)

Submitted 11-09-2009 under NONPROFITS

Despite the completion of another successful summer, Camp O’Malley’s camper attendance numbers dropped a little over two percent this year. The number of youth attending in 2009 was 484, while in 2008 there were 495 campers. Although, this drop does...

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A Mom's Perspective - DSAWM W.I.W. Series - Part #2

by (DSAWM)

Submitted 09-24-2009 under NONPROFITS

Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan - WHY I WALK Series - Part #2 A Mom’s Perspective – By Lindsay Anes Precious.  Smiling.  Sweet, little peanut.  Cuddly.  Energetic.  Amazing!   It is difficult...

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When Life's Challenges Become Our Greatest Gifts - DSAWM W.I.W. Series - Part #1

by (DSAWM)

Submitted 09-24-2009 under NONPROFITS

Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan - WHY I WALK Series - Part #1 When Life’s Challenges Become Our Greatest Gifts – By Patty Boylen                 ...

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FACTS ABOUT DOWN SYNDROME

by (DSAWM)

Submitted 09-23-2009 under NONPROFITS

Facts about Down syndrome •    Down syndrome occurs when an individual has three, rather than two, copies of the 21st chromosome. This additional genetic material alters the course of development and causes the characteristics...

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BUDDY WALK HELD TO RAISE AWARENESS OF DOWN SYNDROME

by (DSAWM)

Submitted 09-23-2009 under NONPROFITS

BUDDY WALK HELD TO RAISE AWARENESS OF DOWN SYDROMEAnnual Event Brings Education, Advocacy, and Funding to the Forefront The Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan (DSAWM), a non-profit organization that strives to enhance the lives of...

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