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Recent News

Please see below for archives of News & Events, and please view the homepage for current information.


5/29/2018DSAOC Announces our 2017-2018 Educator of the Year
Congratulations to our 2017-2018 DSAOC Educator of the Year – Dana Zimpelmann - Special Education Teacher of the Bridges Program... more
7/14/2016DSAOC Tours NEW Adult Primary Care Down Syndrome Clinic
***DSAOC Announces NEW Adult Down Syndrome Clinic at UC Irvine Family Health Center***   DSAOC met with Dr. Emily Dow, Chief... more
9/24/2015HUGE THANKS to the Thales Group
DSAOC extends a very grateful thanks to the Thales Group for their continued support of DSAOC by providing program material... more
7/23/2015Thank you Disney VoluntEARS!
DSAOC received $1,000 from the Disney EARS to YOU Program - thank you Disney VoluntEARS for instilling the philanthropic spirit... more
7/9/2015Dr. Tournay -OC Down Syndrome Clinic- WINS RCOC Spotlight Award
Our very own Dr. Anne Tournay is the recipient of the Regional Center of Orange County's Spotlight Award for 2015... more
7/7/2015DSAOC's 2015 Summer Programs begin this week!
The 2015 DSAOC Summer Programs begin this week, with the Free 2 Be Me dance program this Thursday. Next week... more
6/18/2015DSAOC Announces the 2014-2015 Educator of the Year
DSAOC is thrilled to announce that Mr. Chris Reilly from St. John the Baptist Catholic School is the winner of... more
11/18/2014DSAOC Receives Crystal Vision Award from Boeing Employees Fund!
DSAOC was very honored to be one of the recipients of the "Crystal Vision Award' given by the Boeing Employees... more
10/14/2014We LOVE our Corporate Sponsors!
Covidien has once again granted DSAOC generous funding to support our programs.  This time they are supporting our new Feeding/Swallowing... more
9/3/2014DSAOC receives support from Disney EARS To You Fund
DSAOC is super appreciative to Nancy Tovaas for continuing to help us receive support through the Disney EARS To You... more
7/17/2014DSAOC brings "FREE 2 BE ME DANCE" to Orange County!
The Down Syndrome Association of Orange County is thrilled to bring the "Free 2 Be Me Dance" program to the... more
6/30/2014DSAOC receives local Corporate support!
Today, DSAOC received a surprise visit from McKenzie Keller who works in the HR Dept for 3 Point Asset Management,... more
DSAOC received several amazing nominations for our 2013-2014 Educator of the Year Award.  We are THRILLED to announce that Mrs.... more
4/1/2014Golf Tournament Sponsorships are coming in!
DSAOC is thrilled to recognize the Heald family, Insperity, Brown Metals Company, and MC Machinery as our first group of... more
2/12/2014DSAOC receives grant from the ARGYROS Family Foundation
11/7/2013Grants received!
DSAOC is thrilled to have received 2 grants in October!  We would like to thank the Carl E. Wynn Foundation... more
11/6/2013Orange County Buddy Walk
DSAOC's Orange County Buddy Walk was held on Sunday, November 3 at the Angel Stadium of Anaheim.  The event was... more
9/18/2013DSAOC - Orange County Buddy Walk - Sunday, November 3, 2013
DSAOC is thrilled to have so many wonderful sponsors, donors and participants gearing up for this year's Orange County Buddy... more
8/2/2012DSAOC Thanks Covidien!
DSAOC receives a generous grant from Covidien to support our Hospital Outreach & New Parent Support programs, as well as... more
Certified personal trainer, Judit Lewis, will coordinate our new Fitness Program for adults with Down syndrome, age 18 and over.... more
2/6/2012DSAOC's 1/30 Tulsa Rib Co fundraiser brings in almost $300
On Monday, January 30, more than 50 DSAOC families and supporters ate at the Tulsa Rib Co. giving them the... more
2/6/2012DSAOC was a proud sponsor of the Surf's Up event held on 2/3/12
DSAOC was proud to be a sponsor and support Team Up for Down Syndrome's "Surf's Up" event, held in Huntington... more
1/24/2012DSAOC named a Charity Partner in PCRF's upcoming event
DSAOC will once again be a participating Charity Partner in PCRF's upcoming Cinco de Mayo Half Marathon - Sunday, May... more

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