Puget Sound Buddy Walk®

Sunday, October 10th

Co-Chairs: Dawn Jeske and Rochelle Haberl

The Down Syndrome Community of Puget Sound (DSC) is proud to present the 25th Annual Puget Sound Buddy Walk® – a day of celebration to promote the acceptance, inclusion, and respect of individuals with Down syndrome.  The Buddy Walk is the DSC of Puget Sound’s largest awareness and fundraising event of the year. 

2021 marks the 25th Anniversary of DSC of Puget Sound’s Annual Buddy Walk!  A major milestone that we are excited to be celebrating with you!

Join DSC on Sunday, October 10th for a hybrid celebration to bring the community together for a fun day of Buddy Walk®. 

There is no better place to show your support than through DSC’s Annual Buddy Walk. Together, we walk to celebrate the extraordinary lives of people with Down syndrome and raise much needed funds to provide programs, support, resources, outreach and advocacy to our community. 


Buddy Walk Hybrid Event

We are planning an in-person event at
Downtown Bellevue Park .

However, we encourage families with young children and unvaccinated family members to participate in a virtual celebration- walk in your neighborhood, at a local park, on your favorite trail, in your driveway, or anywhere else you have in mind!

Sunday, October 10th 11:00am-1:00pm

In-person Celebration:
Downtown Bellevue Park
10201 NE 4th St
Bellevue, WA 98004

*Prior registration for this event is required

Register Today!

Inclusion Glassybaby

DSC and Glassybaby have partnered to create Inclusion! A Glassybaby in celebration of the 25th Puget Sound Buddy Walk and Down syndrome awareness month. 

A percentage of each sale will benefit DSC Buddy Walk.

This hand-blown glass tea light candle holder is exclusive to the DSC community, family, and friends.

Inclusion Glassybaby $64
Pre-orders available for pick up at the Puget Sound Buddy Walk on 10/10

Inclusion Glassybaby with Shipping $71.50
Pre-orders will be shipped directly to you!

Inclusion Glassybaby will be available for purchase at the Puget Sound Buddy Walk

Thank you to our 2021 Sponsors

Platinum $10,000

Presenting $5,000

Supporting $2,500

Awareness $1,000

For more information on sponsorship opportunities and benefits,
please contact [email protected].
View Sponsorship Deck.