World Down Syndrome Day

Join us in taking on the $21 Challenge! Each generous donation of $21 helps us get one step closer to achieving our goal of $2,100. In addition, our generous 2024 DSANV Annual Sapphire Partners, Fairfax Neonatal Associates and NOVA Dental Anesthesia have pledged their support and will match the total number of DSANV donations received by March 21, 2024, dollar-for-dollar up to $1,000 each. The $21 Challenge will be open until midnight on Thursday, March 21. Prize winners will be notified on Friday, March 22 via email.

Join us for a World Down Syndrome Day Celebration on Thursday March 21

at the Mosaic District – 2905 District Ave. Fairfax, VA. 22031

This exciting day will include the following

  • A fundraiser at Matchbox
  • A fundraiser at Kendra Scott
  • Our Imagine The Possibilities Video will be playing on a continuous loop at the “Lucy” screen.
  • Submissions to video are now closed.

21 Ways You Can Celebrate WDSD
Submit your Imagine The Possibilities form and picture to be included in the WDSD video at Mosaic Lucy screen on 3/21.

2. Sign up to see Upside Down part of

3. Sign up for the DSANV Advocacy Meeting featuring David Egan

4. Buy David Egan’s biography, More Alike Than Different

5. Wear crazy mismatched socks

6. Buy socks from John’s Crazy Socks or #Lots of Socks

7. Sign up for the Aim Higher Challenge

8. Check out FKBK for great WDSD t-shirts

9. . Register for the Spring Sprint 5K and Fun Run.

10. Visit Jake’s Popcorn

11. Attend the WDSD Celebration at St. John Neumann Church on 3/21

12. Check out Ky’s Cards

13. Participate in 21 random acts of kindness

14. Order from Collettey’s Cookies and Dog Biscuits.

15. Visit Bitty and Beau’s in DC

16. Visit Cameron’s Chocolates

17. Visit Jake’s Ice Cream

18. Read stories with your kids that promote awareness and inclusion

19. Pledge to end the R word at

20. Attend the DSANV World Down Syndrome Celebration at Mosaic District in Merrifield.

21. Hug someone with Down syndrome