The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions

400 make strides at Buddy Walk

Event celebrates abilities of those with Down syndrome

Nicole Madison and her 3-year-old son Jules, both of Bennington, Vt., attend the 17th annual Capital Region Buddy Walk at Central Park in Schenectady on Sunday.
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Nicole Madison and her 3-year-old son Jules, both of Bennington, Vt., attend the 17th annual Capital Region Buddy Walk at Central Park in Schenectady on Sunday.
Text Size: A | A

The Emmagizer Buddies were charged up and ready to take the trek around Iroquois Lake Sunday with more than 400 other Buddy Walk participants. Dressed in blue shirts with their logo emblazoned on the front, the team stood out in the crowd that gathered under cloudy skies for the one-mile stroll. The Buddy Walk is held to raise awareness and promote acceptance and inclusion of individuals with Down syndrome. It also generates funds for the ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!

Advertisement

comments

There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.
Advertisement