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2019 Purple run for Down Syndrome Ireland

2019 Purple run for Down Syndrome Ireland

Fundraising For Down Syndrome Ireland
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Our daughter Síofra has Down Syndrome and so we're going to do the Purple Run to support Down Syndrome Ireland again.

Down Syndrome Ireland

Established in 1971, Down Syndrome Ireland is the voice of people with Down syndrome and their fam...

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When Síofra was born we found out that she had an extra chromosome. Trisomy 21. That means she has Down Syndrome and faces some extra challenges that a typical child may not have to deal with. She also has our genes so she loves music and a good laugh :)

The 21st March is World Down Syndrome day - see what they did there... 3/21 (Well I guess it must have been launched in the States?)

So on the 24th of March DSI is running their annual purple fun run. 

Now may I say that for full transparency and disclosure I will be walking and jogging ... maybe fast?! I also will be hoping that it doesn't rain or s...

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Recent Updates

  • 10 Mar 2019
    Granny has knit Síofra a fabulous purple cardigan to wear. I hope her purple tutu still fits after last year!

Supporters

36
20-03-2019

Campbell Orr

Love you ❤️❤️

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20-03-2019

Anonymous

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18-03-2019

David

All the best Elaine. Dave and Kate x

Thanks a million you guys xxx
20-03-2019
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11-03-2019

Christine Lydon

Elaine, what a fabulous cause. Go you and baby Siofra!

Thanks Christine
20-03-2019
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11-03-2019

Claire Percy

Very best of luck. Great cause.

Thanks Claire
20-03-2019
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10-03-2019

Pearl

Best of Luck and Enjoy xx

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10-03-2019

Martina Stenson

Best of luck with the run xx

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24-04-2018

Grainne O'D

Well done Elaine!!

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24-04-2018

Anonymous

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10-04-2018

Anonymous

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About the Cause

Down Syndrome Ireland
Established in 1971, Down Syndrome Ireland is the voice of people with Down syndrome and their families throughout Ireland. The charity has over 3,500 members with 26 branches nationwide. The charity provides an ‘all-through-life’ supports to people with Down syndrome and their families across Ireland with specialists in the areas of health, speech and language, early development, education and adult education and independence that enhance the lives of thousands of children and adu...