LiveUp goes to Camp Ramapo!

Today’s post comes from Jamie, LiveUp NYC director! Last weekend, LiveUp had the opportunity to join the JCC Manhattan Connections program on their winter retreat at Camp Ramapo in Rhinebeck, New York. Connections is a social and recreational community of individuals in their 20s with intellectual, development, and/or physical disabilities. Four participants from LiveUp joined […]

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3-2-1 it’s World Down Syndrome Day!

What is World Down Syndrome Day?   Down syndrome is a result of 3 copies of the 21st chromosome, so on 3-21 we celebrate World Down Syndrome Day.  There are activities that go on in the Down Syndrome community from wearing 3 pairs of socks to various social media campaigns to raise awareness.  For more information […]

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LiveUp’s Got Talent – Spotlight on Daniel Chaplin

Today’s post is written by Sarah Cotter, who has volunteered at LiveUp Programs in Philly and DC and can’t wait to be a director of the DC program this summer! Participant Spotlight: Daniel Chaplin One of my favorite things about LiveUp is getting to meet so many different people and learn about all of their special talents. LiveUp […]

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Volunteer while you’re young!

Today’s post comes from Kerri, Director at LiveUp Philly!  “Giving my time back to a cause as grand as what LiveUp aspires to accomplish was an unbelievable experience. I’ve found myself talking to a lot of friends and coworkers ever since I returned to NYC, and each time I’ve explained the weekend I found myself […]

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