Gala benefits local Down syndrome association - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Gala benefits local Down syndrome association

A few of the lovely ladies at the gala (Source: WMC Action News 5) A few of the lovely ladies at the gala (Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

The Down Syndrome Association of Memphis and the Mid-South hosted its 6th Annual Get Down and Derby. 

The gala celebrated the 143rd Running of the Kentucky Derby, all for a great cause. 

Proceeds benefit the Down Syndrome Association of Memphis and the Mid-South. 

The organization promotes the inclusion of all people with Down syndrome by providing families and the community with up-to-date information and education.

It also strives to foster positive attitudes and enhance public awareness within society of the inherent worth, value, and contributions of people with Down syndrome.

To learn more about the organization, visit their official website.

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