Nurse Richard and his friend Matt at LiveUp Philly!

We had an amazing time in this past weekend in Philly! Be sure to check out the pictures! Our favorite nurse – Nurse Richard – shares his experience from the weekend with his friend Matt! My name is Richard Durante and I have been the camp nurse with LiveUp Programs since its founding in 2011. […]

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A Super Saturday in Philly!

We had a great time at Philly’s Magic Gardens, but we had to continue on with our day. We boarded the bus and headed towards Old City, where we had an enjoyable lunch in Washington Square. We ate the sandwiches we made the night before and played a few games to work out our full […]

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The Start to our Saturday in Philly!

We began our Saturday at learning about the  mosaics of Isaiah Zagar at the Magic Garden!   We wondered through the garden and then we got to make our own tiles!                   Now off to our Walking Tour!

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Meet LiveUp Staff Member Michelle!

LiveUp Philly starts in JUST 2 DAYS! To get everyone pumped, Michelle is sharing her experiences volunteering with the program. Take it away Michelle… I constantly think about how being a part of the LiveUp Programs community has positively affected my life.  My first experience working with the Down syndrome community was 4 years ago […]

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Let’s welcome Alex – co-manager of LiveUp social media!

As I mentioned in an earlier post, I’ve been running the social media for LiveUp and am thrilled to welcome Alex to the social media party! When she heard about LiveUp, she was eager to come aboard. Here’s her story: Hi LiveUp-ers! My name is Alex and I just started volunteering with LiveUp Programs.  I […]

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Weekly Roundup

Happy Friday! There is so much amazing and interesting content out there. Obviously we can’t include all of them, so we’re rounding up a few of our favorite articles and posts from the week. Let us know of any other articles we missed in the comments! It’s the time of year for TV season finales, […]

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T-Minus 10 Days to Philly!

We can’t believe it…the Philly program is just days away!! We can’t wait to get the fun started with old friends, new faces, and awesome activities! Here’s some of the amazing things we’re looking forward to: Cheering on the players as they enter the field at the Camden Riversharks game (hope everyone’s been practicing singing […]

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Weekly Roundup

Happy Friday! There is so much amazing and interesting content out there. Obviously we can’t include all of them, so we’re rounding up a few of our favorite articles and posts from the week. Let us know of any other articles we missed in the comments! It’s prom season! The limo! The dress! The corsage! […]

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Meet LiveUp Staff/Participant team Mike and Jon!

Some people come to the program not knowing anyone, but here’s a staff/participant pairing that has known each other forever! Here’s their story: Mike and I couldn’t be more excited to join everyone this summer in Philadelphia for the LiveUp Memorial Day weekend! We have been friends and neighbors for almost all our lives. When […]

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Weekly Roundup

Happy Friday! There is so much amazing and interesting content out there. Obviously we can’t include all of them, so we’re rounding up a few of our favorite articles and posts from the week. Let us know of any other articles we missed in the comments! Read Melissa Joy’s story – she’s a rock star […]

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