Welcome to Sharing Down Syndrome AZ

Coming Soon! April 23, 2022
Our 22nd annual Sharing Walk will be held on April 23, 2022 at Tempe Diablo Stadium!

Welcome to the Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona Official Website!

We champion and celebrate ALL people who have Down syndrome throughout the lifespan. We support families in their care and advocacy efforts for the people in their lives with Down syndrome.

About Down Syndrome

About Down Syndrome is the most common genetic birth anomaly occurring 1 in approximately every 691 births. Babies with Down syndrome can have medical challenges, nearly 50% have heart defects, intestinal and respiratory problems. They often have developmental delays, hearing and vision impairments and have mild to moderate intellectual disabilities.

Our Mission

We champion and celebrate ALL people who have Down syndrome throughout the lifespan. We support families in their care and advocacy efforts for the people in their lives with Down syndrome.

2022 Sharing Walk!

Our 22nd annual Sharing Walk will be held on April 23, 2022 at Tempe Diablo Stadium. Create a team and fundraise on their behalf. Prizes awarded to top fundraisers. The top fundraising team will be the Grand Marshall of our Sharing Walk and lead the parade.

News & Information

January 2022 Newsletter

Attention Club 321 Members - Dance party on Jan. 8 Get your dancing shoes on and attend "A Night Under the Stars" from 6:30-8pm on Saturday, Jan. 8 at the Salt River Stake Center at 6942 E. Brown Rd, Mesa, AZ 85207. SDSA is promoting this event which is being hosted...

December 2021 Newsletter

Reminder: Christmas Party Happens Saturday, Dec. 11 from 1-4pm at Tempe Kiwanis Park Our Christmas party happens Saturday, December 11 from 1-4 pm at the Ruben Romero Picnic Area at Kiwanis Park in Tempe. We will have our own spacious area and offer food trucks,...

A Video Love Story

Enjoy this brief video of a family who fell in absolute love with their baby girl, who happens to have Down syndrome. The love they have for Arabella is simply beautiful and as the mother attests: "the greatest love story every told." Thank you Tiffany and Arabella...

From our October 2021 Newsletter

Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona Newsletter Wishing all of our Sharing Families an enjoyable and safe Halloween. Reminder: October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. Thanks to all the families who sent us photos of their children for our upcoming social media campaign....

Thank You To All Of Our Supporters

  • Scottsdale 20/30 Club
  • Providence Homes
  • Thunderbirds Charities
  • Blacker Orthodontics
  • Farnsworth Ricks
  • WealthWave Phoenix
  • Acts of Kindness Pediatrics
  • Colten Cowell Foundation
  • Basha’s Supermarkets
  • Arizona Community Foundation
  • SAECO
  • The Global Down Syndrome Foundation
  • Best Trophies and Awards
  • Arizona Milk Producers
  • The Knights of Columbus (Mesa)
  • Johnson-Larsen Family Dentistry
  • Earnhardt Automotive Group
  • Chandler Cardiology Associates
  • State Farm
  • Cornerstone Property Services
  • All Aboard Services
  • Mountain View Funeral Home and Cemetery
  • Sprouts
  • The Tempe Diablos
  • The City of Tempe
  • Albertsons/Safeway/Vons (Southwest Division)
  • Phelps LaClair Estate Planning
  • Online Trading Academy
  • Kerr Endodontics
  • Charleston’s Restaurant
  • Valle Luna Mexican Food & Cantinas
  • Paul Kelly Maxillofacial
  • The Phoenix Suns
  • The Arizona Diamondbacks
  • Deseret Book
  • National Down Syndrome Congress
  • The Mahoney Group
  • The Arizona Coyotes

We Need Your Support!

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Our EIN number is 86-0822557