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Columbia Buddy Walk 2024!

Family Connection’s Buddy Walk is held in honor of families who have a child with Down syndrome.

How to Support Buddy Walk 2024:

  • Click the "Start Fundraising" button to set up your team's fundraising page. You can share the link to your page to invite people to donate to your team! All team members can use and share the same link to the same page to raise money for your team!
  • Parents: start your team page by registering as an individual. You can use your name or the name of your child. You will have an opportunity to upload a photo and to customize the text that appears on your page. If you have family or friends who want to help you fundraise, share the link to your page with them, and ask them to share it too! Anyone who donates to your team will be recognized on your page (unless they choose to be anonymous).

Other ways to support Buddy Walk:

  • Become a Buddy Walk Sponsor!
  • Make a one-time contribution to one of our teams at the bottom of this page, or choose the "Donate" button at the top of the page!
  • Join us on the big day!

Buddy Walk 2024: Sunday, October 27th at Saluda Shoals Park Athletic Fields!

12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Tailgating and Family Fun Activities

2:00 p.m. Group walk around the fields, followed by the
Buddy Walk 2024 Awards Ceremony

To learn more about Family Connection and Buddy Walk, visit Questions? Contact Jacki Garbinsky at 803-995-1413 or

Thank you to our following sponsors!

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