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Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Holly Zipperer, Executive Director
Main Address:
3900 Park Road
Charlotte, NC 28209

What We Do

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for all people with Down syndrome by empowering individuals, families & professionals with information & support through education, social programs & community partnerships.

Interesting Info

In a nation-wide survey, 99% of people with Down syndrome said they were happy with their lives.
The DSA of Greater Charlotte holds one of the only overnight camps for individuals with Down syndrome in the country.
We were a fully volunteer run organization for 24 years - while we've now grown to have paid staff, the majority of our programs are still led by volunteers!

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Volunteer Opportunities

Social Media Coordinator
Repeats every week 52 times.
Monday, August 17th, 2020
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Camp Horizon Volunteers
Repeats every day until Sat Aug 22 2020.
Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
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Board Member
Repeats on the third Thursday of the month 12 times.
Thursday, August 20th, 2020
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Golf Tournament Event Staff
Friday, September 25th, 2020
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Buddy Walk Volunteers
Saturday, October 10th, 2020
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Upcoming Events

2020 DSA of Greater Charlotte Golf Tournament September 25, 2020 -
7:30am to 2:30pm
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2020 Greater Charlotte Buddy Walk October 10, 2020 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
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