Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

Deacon Dash

March 9, 2024
Fun Run starts at 9:00 AM - 5k starts at 9:30 AM

The 3-2-1 Deacon Dash for Down Syndrome is a 5K race fundraising event with an extra .11 mile added for a 3.21 total distance for the awareness and support of individuals with Down syndrome! Most people have 2 copies of 23 different chromosomes, but individuals with Down syndrome are born with 3 copies of the 21st chromosome (the medical term for this is Trisomy 21).

This race is designed for everyone! Come show your support for your local Down Syndrome Association of Greater Winston-Salem!

raised of our goal: $25,000 Register for the Deacon Dash today

View the Deacon Dash photo gallery

See the latest pictures from the 2019 Deacon Dash

Become a Deacon Dash Sponsor

For information about becoming a sponsor of a DSA of GWS 2021 event, please contact:

Jay Callahan – (336) 739-3696 | jay@dsagws.org

We are a 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are tax deductible.  For your reference, our Tax ID Number is 20-3131948.