ABLE Act Passed

Achieving a Better Life Experience Act
On December 19th, 2014, President Obama signed the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act. The new law will allow people with disabilities to open special accounts where they can save up to $100,000 without risking eligibility for Social Security and other government programs.

3-2-1 DASH World Down Syndrome Day
3-2-1 DASH for Down Syndrome
5K and Fun Run

World Down Syndrome Day Celebration
will follow the Fun Run

Saturday, March 21, 2015
Parking will be at Elevation Church.
8835 Blakeney Professional Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277
The 5k run will start at 8:30am.

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The DSAGC offers two levels of membership: DSAGC Member or DSAGC Guest (free).  The annual fee to be a DSAGC Member is only $10 per household, business, or school. Out of this $10 fee, $2.50 of your membership fee will be sent to the national organizations that support Down syndrome research. The remaining amount will stay local to the DSAGC. BECOME A MEMBER TODAY!


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