Group members on International Disability Day Practicing COVID-19 safe greetings Support People with Down Syndrome in Rwanda Down syndrome training for parents in Rwanda

Down Syndrome International

Org #32053
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$18,896
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
5
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Our mission is to improve quality of life for people with Down syndrome worldwide and promote their inherent right to be accepted and included as valued and equal members of society. We aim to: Provide information, support and resources to people with Down syndrome, their families, supporters and the professionals who work with them with specific focus on developing countries. Represent people with Down syndrome with a single global voice and encourage international communication and cooperation. Raise awareness about Down syndrome and the potential of people with Down syndrome to contribute and live valued lives in the community.

Project Leaders
Andrew Boys
Andrew Boys
Nathan Rowe
Nathan Rowe
Anna Sands
Anna Sands
Team
Andrew Boys, Helen Powell, Roxy Harley, Nathan Rowe, Becky Penrose, Tina Bealing, Anna Sands
Organization Information
Langdon Down Centre
2A Langdon Park
Teddington, TW11 9PS
United Kingdom
01392 357554
Organization Information
Langdon Down Centre
2A Langdon Park
Teddington, TW11 9PS
United Kingdom
01392 357554

Project Reports

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Jan 5, 2021
Update on our work in Rwanda
2020 was a hard year for persons with Down syndrome and their families in Rwanda, as in much of the world. Funds raised via GlobalGiving have enabled the Rwanda Down Syndrome Organisation (RDSO) to...
Apr 6, 2020
Rwanda project - update on fundraising
Thank you everyone who has donated to our very important Rwanda project. Since our last update we have made more steady progress towards our fundraising target, which is great! As you know, this...
Dec 18, 2019
Rwanda project - fundraising progress
Thank you to all of our generous donors – we have made some good progress towards our fundraising target!  As you know, this project is aimed at providing 'training of trainers' to the...
 
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