B.U.D.S. Conference/Workshops Reimbursements Grant Application

B.U.D.S will offer reimbursements of up to $250.00 to each family with a Family member with Down Syndrome, the registration fee only for Conferences/Workshops annually (January - December), as determined by the Board Members of B.U.D.S.

To qualify for the available funding, you must do at least ONE of the following:

  • Attend at least 3 board meetings.
  • Volunteer, for a minimum of 3 hours, for BUDs. Examples would be helping with the Buddy Walk, organize family activities, coordinate Moms’ nights or Dads’ nights, etc.
  • Bring in at least $500 in sponsorships for the Buddy Walk.

Members that are eligible need to submit this application once per calendar year (maximum $250.00) along with the receipt of the Conference/Workshop.

Once the Conferences/Workshops Grant budget has been exhausted, no additional funding will be available until the following year, contingent on available funding. Priority will be given to those applicants who have not applied and received funding earlier in the year. Payment will be in the form of either reimbursement, with proof of payment being submitted to a B.U.D.S Board Members, or proceeds being forwarded directly to the provider of the service.

If you have a question about whether a resource, service, or activity qualifies please email the B.U.D.S. Board.

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