Little news fans turned out at the Children Hospital of Philadelphia 2012 Buddy Walk & Family Fun Day on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Villanova University.
Erica Kushner of Plymouth Meeting, PA
Ashlee Crater of Temple, PA
Addison Frazier and Eliza Wadell of Wayne, PA
Caroline Barnhart of Bryn Mawr, PA
Douglass Peterson from Philadelphia, PA
Skylar and Gracie from Philadelphia, PA
Eric Salomon of Blue Bell, PA
The Buddy Walk was developed by the National Down Syndrome Society in 1995 to celebrate October as Down Syndrome Awareness Month and help include people with Down syndrome. The Buddy Walk has grown from 17 walks in 1995 to almost 300 walks worldwide planned for this year.