Step up for Down Syndrome car parade taking place Saturday

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Down Syndrome of South Central Kentucky is gearing up for their 22nd annual Step Up for Down Syndrome walk.

Down Syndrome of South Central Kentucky announcing that the walk, formerly known as the Buddy Walk, will be on Saturday at Living Hope Baptist Church.

The Step Up for Down Syndrome walk is the largest annual fundraiser that the organization hosts every year.

This year the “walk” will actually be a car parade due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The full festivities kick off on Friday with a virtual event.

Between 1,500 and 2,000 people usually attend the walk.

Those who would like to get involved, donate, support a team, or sign up to participate can visit www.dssky.org and click on the 2020 Step Up for Down Syndrome walk tab.