News Release, Mechanicsville Volunteers

Exciting news! Our Member and good friend Joey Owens’ photo has been selected to be a part of the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) 2020 Times Square Video to kickoff the Virtual NYC Buddy Walk! The photo will be featured on two adjacent Clear Channel Jumbotron screens and live-streamed online alongside more than 500 other individuals with Down syndrome on September 12, 2020, starting at 9:30 AM ET.

Joey’s family started a team and will participate in the virtual walk. They will walk in Rochester, NY, however, you can join them and walk a mile anywhere in the US and help raise money for Down Syndrome Awareness and Inclusion in your community!

Join their team “Just 1 More” and work together to support National Down Syndrome Society @