Committees

Looking for a way to help? Dup15q Alliance has many committees! They appeal to a wide variety of interests and time committments. For more information contact us at info@dup15q.org or apply below. 
 
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Dup15q Alliance Committee

Sunshine Committee

The Sunshine Committee is made up of Parents, Extended Family Members, Friends, and Professionals.  The Dup15q Alliance is so thankful for all of our volunteers who bring a little sunshine to the lives of our dupers! Each committee members is responsible for sending out birthday cards member of the Alliance with dup15q syndrome. You will be asked to send cards several times a year.

Status: No openings at this time

 

Transitional Living Committee

The Transitional Living Committee is made up of parents whose children have already transitioned or those who have knowledge in tranistioning into adulthood. Their goal is to gain a better understanding of the various Transition aspects as they are anticipated and/or experienced by Dupers and their Families. Their intention is to identify the aspects that are most critical and, through the work of the Transitional Living Committee, develop the resources and strategies which will help families achieve successful outcomes.

Status: Open to volunteers

 

Conference Planning Committee

The conference committee works together to make decisions about the conference such as: location, family dinner, group outing or activity, speakers, topics to cover in sessions, vendors to attend, shirt design and more. They work to acquire sponsorships to cover costs and donations for the on-site raffle. They meet monthly on a conference call to go over updates and share new information with the group

Status: No openings at this time

 

Believe Committee

The Believe Committee is a team of volunteers that assist in organizing ideas & initiatives, raising awareness and providing family support, fundraising and so much more. We are looking for various skill sets such as marketing, web design, graphic design, journalistic, school/parent/service advocates, admin and more to join The Believe Committee.

Status: Open to volunteers

 

Thank you Committee

The Thank you Committee is made up of Parents, Extended Family Members, Friends, and Professionals. Each committee members is responsible for sending out thank you cards to our supporters. You will be asked to send cards several times a year.

Status: Open to volunteers

 

Remembrance Committee

The Remembrance Committee is made up of Parents, Extended Family Members and Friends.  Committee members send notes and photo frame after a Dup15q Alliance member passing and also sends out remembrance cards each year those who lost a duper. 

 

Status: No openings at this time

 

International Committee:

The mission of the International Committee is to assist the Dup15q Alliance in International needs for our families all over the globe, helping to increase awareness with a strong international voice.

Status: Open to volunteers

Finance/Investment Committee: 

Coming soon

Governmental Advocacy Committee:

Coming soon

IEP Working Group

Coming soon

Parent Advocate Leaders Committee (Pals)

Coming soon