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Straight from the DSAGSL
Join us to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day!
Purina Farms Event
11:00am - 2:00pm at the Purina Farms in Gray Summit
Saturday, March 21
Join the DSAGSL for a FREE World Down Syndrome Day
celebration. The day of fun will include lunch, games, the
farm animal barn, an incredible dog show, hayloft play
area, educational demonstrations, animal petting and
more! RSVP to Abby at firstname.lastname@example.org by March 16.
Relay and Run for 21urina Farms Event
7:30am from Clayton to Westport
Sunday, March 22
Choose from a half marathon, half marathon relay, 7K Run
or Family Fun Run/Walk. All proceeds benefit the DSAGSL,
DADS St. Louis and Pujols Family Foundation. Register now
DSAGSL Receives SEVEN National Awards!
At the National Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action
Conference, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, the DSAGSL was
awareded the following awards:
Affiliate of the Year, Best Website, Best Social Media, Best
Promotional Items, Best Broadcast Media, Best Printed
Items and a second place for Best Outdoor Advertising. A big thank you goes out to everyone who is a part of the DSAGSL family, we couldn't have done it without you!
DSA-U Spring Class Registration is Open - Register Now!
We have many returning favorites and exciting new class
offerings for individuals of all ages! New classes include
dance, art, private music lessons, fitness and
more. “Down Syndrome Association University” “DSA
U” is a place for learning, advancement and
friendship. Click here to see the complete course catalog
for: Adults or Teens/Children You may also download a registration form. Please review and complete the form to sign up for any of our course offerings. If you have any questions at all, contact Erin at email@example.com or by phone at 314.961.2504.
Down syndrome news and resources
Guardianship: Making Sense of Options and Alternatives
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Reception
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Presentation by Bhavik Patel
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Panel Discussion and Q&A
St. Luke's Hospital for Health Education
North Medical Office Building, Level 2
(222 S. Woods Mill Rd., Chesterfield, MO 63017)
Bhavik joined Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard in 2004
and is the firm’s Business Law Practice Group Leader.
Additionally, he is the Chair of the firm’s Wealth Planning
Group and Special Needs Planning Group. Bhavik is also
the managing member of the firm’s Clayton, Missouri
office. Bhavik helps families plan for the future of their
dependents with special needs, to achieve the best
possible quality of life. He possesses in-depth knowledge of the laws pertaining to government benefit eligibility and advises his clients on the use of special needs trusts and guardianships and conservatorships. Bhavik is considered an expert in special needs planning and is often approached to speak to families that care for loved ones with special needs. Bhavik has prepared numerous Stand Alone Special Needs Trusts, Testamentary Special Needs Trusts, Medicaid Payback Trusts and other Discretionary Trusts. RSVP to Erin at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Stories, photos and videos to put a smile on your face
Blog: Gateway Locomotives
Blog: Something to CHEER About
Photos: Magic House
Photos: New Family Brunch
Local links, community groups and more
Check out our calendar, for the nearest 3.21 Celebration!