Category Archives: Thank You

2015 at Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group

WOW. What a year.    2015 has been another busy one at Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group. We have enjoyed lots of social activities at wonderful organisations such as Safe Anchor Trust, Leeds Donkey Sanctuary, Circus Starr, Artful Playground, Globe … Continue reading

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Cheque presentation marks the end of a fab charity partnership.

  HDSSG visited  Sainsbury’s Market Street in Huddersfield today for the last time in our official capacity as their charity partners for a cheque presentation. We are thrilled to announce that after 12 months together we raised a whopping £6288.65 … Continue reading

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Wonderful Weekend With Lindley Community

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group had a tremendous time at the Lindley Community Group events last weekend. The weekend was blessed with perfect weather – a lovely sunny day for the carnival on Saturday and slightly cooler conditions for the … Continue reading

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We didn’t bank on topping the poll! HDSSG accept cheque from Yorkshire Building Society

Yesterday we went along to Huddersfield’s New Street branch of Yorkshire Building Society for a cheque presentation after the public voted us first in their charitable foundation poll. Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group were presented with a whopping £500!   We … Continue reading

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A look back – 2013 for HDSSG

  What a year we have had –  we are thrilled to have welcomed new members to HDSSG – Gabriel, Sophie, Katy and Rueben. SO many exciting things have happened to our group and our members over the last 12 months, here’s a … Continue reading

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Support from online ultra & trail running store

  We are thrilled that new online ultra & trail running equipment store www.ultra-runner.com are supporting Down Syndrome charities including HDSSG! UltraRunner.com offer discounted prices on quality branded clothing and equipment for the ultra and trail running community with the idea … Continue reading

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What a year!! HDSSG 2012 Round Up

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome have had a fantastic year. Here’s a summary of some of the things HDSSG and our families have been up to in 2012!   Our members and their families  have enjoyed lots of fabulous social and sporting … Continue reading

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Thank you to our GNR runners.

  HDSSG would like to say a great big THANK YOU! to two gentlemen that ran the Bupa Great North Run to raise money for our group. The Bupa Great North Run, the world’s biggest half marathon, starts in Newcastle … Continue reading

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HDSSG receive award from Comic Relief Fund

  We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group have been awarded £4111.00 thanks to the Community Foundation for Calderdale and the Comic Relief Fund. The grant is to fund sporting and healthy living projects for our members. Thank … Continue reading

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Royds Hall High School recognise 21.03.12!

Royds Hall High School helped to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day with a fundraising cake stall. The students baked buns in HDSSG colours and advertised the sale with some brilliantly designed posters which they displayed around the school. The additional … Continue reading

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