There are several ways that you can help us achieve our mission of providing education, support, and opportunities to people who have Down syndrome, and their families, in the Greater Rochester area:

  • Make a tax-deductible donation at any time.
  • Support the FCDSN through the United Way. Our number is 2512.
  • Annual Buddy Walk® through
  • Volunteer at any one of our events.
  • Corporate sponsorships of any one of our events are always welcome!

Help us when we need help, but only enough help so we can finish what we were doing on our own.

-Annie Forts


The FCDSN is a 501(c)(3) organization and your donations are tax-deductible. Make a donation online by following this link to FCDSN’s First Giving page.

FCDSN Merchandise

Show your support of the FCDSN by purchasing some of our merchandise! Find out what we have for sale by following this link.

Friends of the Network

The FCDSN would like to take this opportunity to thank our many partners, sponsors, volunteers and others who have donated their time or money to support area people with Down syndrome and their families. Please take a moment to help us thank our friends.