Category Archive: Fundraising

Give to the Max: $8000!

Holy buckets! Over 18 million dollars were donated yesterday to Minnesota non-profits! We are so grateful to those who included us in their giving yesterday – we know that we were competing against a lot of other amazing nonprofits! With support from our donors we raised over $7,000! Also, WE WON A GOLDEN TICKET! With …

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Help support the DSAM self advocates in their community service projects

Lori, Nayef and Mack: We're More Alike Than Different

For years now our self advocates have held a community project at the Walk.  What began years ago as a food drive to stock local food shelves has now become a Food Drive, a Sock Drive and this year we have added Fiona’s Hope Totes to our donation ask.   Last year, the self advocates made the …

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Congrats to the holder of ticket #100!

  Thank you to everyone who bought tickets for this year’s Harley Raffle! Because of your efforts we sold out of tickets a few days before the drawing, and this year’s winning ticket is… #100! We have contacted the winner and he is thrilled. Thanks again for your support of the Down Syndrome Association and good luck …

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Check out the Harley Raffle Advert Dave Dahl did for DSAM!

Call for submissions for the 2015 “Opening Hearts – Changing Minds” calendar


The search is on for people with Down syndrome to grace the pages of our Opening Hearts — Changing Minds 2015 calendar. We want to create a calendar that represents the diversity of our membership. Please fill out this application and send it and a photo to DSAM by June 15, 2014. If you have …

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Sara’s Tipsy Pies


We are so honored that Sara’s Tipsy Pies will be donating a portion of proceeds of their “Pies with a Purpose” sales to the Down Syndrome Association! Here is Sara’s story: On February 18, 2003, my husband Chris and I received our second of five bundles of joy (yes, five!). Madi arrived on snowy February …

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Upcoming Events

We have some great events you don’t want to miss out on! Do you like to golf? Then this event is for you! The golf tournament and silent auction will be held at Deer Run Golf Course in Victoria on August 5, 2013. The tournament has sold out each year with 144 golfers participating and over 100 …

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Harley Raffle Winner

Congratulations to the owner of ticket number 22!! You are now the proud owner of a Black 2013 Road King FLHR with cruise control!

Give to DSAM Through United Way

Although DSAM is not a United Way-funded agency, you can designate DSAM to be a recipient of your gift made through payroll deductions or as an outright donation. Simply write in Down Syndrome Association of Minnesota, 656 Transfer Road, St. Paul, MN 55114 in the Donor Choice designation section of the United Way pledge form and let us …

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Linder’s Fundraiser

The Down Syndrome Association has teamed up again with Linder’s Garden Center and Flower Marts to give members an opportunity to help support the programs and services of DSAM. You can make your donations to the Down Syndrome Association of Minnesota bloom by using the coupon below at Linder’s with every purchase you make from May 11 …

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