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Thank you for your support and participation at the 27th Annual Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk. Donations are being accepted online through December 31, 2022.

Calvin’s Champs

Welcome Sue Wager

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Event Date

Date: Saturday, October 22, 2022

Start Time: 10:00 AM CST

Ceremonial one mile walk begins:
1:30 PM CST

Event Conclusion:
2:00 PM CST

Event Location

One Arrowhead Drive
Kansas City, MO 6412

Event will be held in Lot C, with parking in lots B & D.

Special Instructions from the Event Staff

Check back here regularly where we will provide you with important updates about the event. If your Team Captain has any special instructions, you’ll find those below.

Special Updates

Team T-Shirt Registration Deadline:
Monday, September 26, 2022, 6:00. Don’t delay, register today to receive your commemorative Step Up walk t-shirt.

Donations for this Team will be accepted through the end of the year.

Welcome to "Calvin’s Champs" page.

We are thrilled to have you join us in celebrating individuals with Down syndrome at this very special event. Your support and fundraising efforts provide therapeutic programs and services for individuals with Down syndrome and their families in our community. Down Syndrome Innovations serves over 1,900 families, 22 hospitals, 45 school districts and dozens of early childhood and adult service provider organizations in Kansas and Missouri. "Calvin’s Champs" would love to have you walk with us. We appreciate all the support we can get! Together make a difference!

Team Information

Team Captain: Sue Wager EDIT


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In Honor of: Calvin WagerEDIT

Special Instructions from
Sue Wager

We are not able to join the event this year, so have set up a "donation only" page since this organization has been vital in supporting us (and Calvin) in his journey!


A Special Message From "Calvin’s Champs"

Calvin is a senior at Liberty High School and has benefitted from DSI services and programs throughout his life. He's involved in high school swim team, Student Council, various theatre programs, works at Texas Roadhouse and the Chiefs. He enjoys listening to pop music, writing songs, doing Legos, riding his bike, watching Star Wars, Grey's Anatomy, and Gilmore Girls. He also likes playing games and doing puzzles.


Team Members

Sue Wager (captain)

Diana Perry

Lesa Newberry

Walter Wager

Team Donors

Dwayne and Mary Hochhalter

Trace Larson

Diana Perry

Gretchen Keeney

Kim and Tom Turner

Tara Mast

8927 N. Lewis Ave.

Stephanie Walker

Walker Fam

Andy & Cindy Riggs

Lynne Haynes

Lesa Newberry

Daryn Ladd

Louise Rill

Liane MacMillan

Jennifer Mihelic

Walter Wager

Kelly Synek

Charla Vogelaar

Sue Wager

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