Ninth Annual Buddy Walk Festival

Low Country Down Syndrome Society


The 2014 Buddy Walk will be held Saturday, October 4 at 10 a.m. in Forsyth Park in historic downtown Savannah, Georgia. The ninth annual one-mile fundraiser benefits the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS).  About four thousand people attended the walk last year and thousands are expected to attend the event this year. The Buddy Walk raises awareness and funds for local programs, including Camp Buddy, that benefit people with Down Syndrome and their families.

Online registration is available at until Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at midnight. Participants can also signup starting at 8:30 am the day of the event.  Registration is $12 per person or $40 for a family of four, which includes a T-Shirt, lunch and admission to the festival.  

For more information, contact Candy Bogardus at 912-663-8573 or, or visit