2017 New York City Buddy Walk®

Join us on September 16, 2017

Sorry, registrations are currently closed.

Online Registration for the New York City Buddy Walk® has closed! 
Registration for the Buddy Walk® will be available on-site in Central Park beginning at 11 AM.

 Please visit us in the "Wilder Room" on the 4th floor at the New York Marriott Marquis at 1535 Broadway, New York NY 10036 to pick up your t-shirt and swag bags between the hours of 9am and 9pm on
Friday, September 15.


Bus Tickets for transportation from The Times Square Video to Central Park are SOLD OUT!

Just a quick reminder that food will be available in Central Park. There will be hot dogs, pizza, snow cones, cotton candy, chips and popcorn!

Registering for the National Down Syndrome Society's

NYC Buddy Walk® is as easy as 1-2-3!

1. Sign Up

Click on the Register button above to register online. All participants are required to accept the terms and conditions of the waiver before completing the registration form. You will create your personal page and/or team page URL in your Fundraising Portal after your registration is complete.  

2. Create Your Online Fundraising Page

After you register, customize your personal fundraising page by editing text, uploading pictures and changing the colors of your page in your Fundraising Portal.  You can make changes to your web page as many times as you’d like.

3. Spread the Word

Once your personal fundraising page has been set up, you can send emails to your friends and family through your Fundraising Portal. The emails will provide a direct link to your personal page where your friends and family can make a donation on your behalf. We've even written some sample emails to help get you started!

If you are unable to be in NYC for the Buddy Walk® on September 16, you can register as a virtual walker.  Click here and join us in spirit.  Or, you can simply make a charitable donation to help support the National Down Syndrome Society by clicking on the Donate To This Event button.

Interested in being a corporate sponsor for the 2017 Flagship Buddy Walk®? Click here for more information.

For additional assistance, please email nycbuddywalk@ndss.org or call 800-221-4602.




Quick Stats

$133,861.97 Raised
1,574 Participants

Sponsored By

Charles Engelhard Foundation, The
Wuhl Corporation

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