Get Involved

Listed below are a  few of the many ways you can help support the families of HOIDSA.

You can volunteer, find an event to take part in or donate – it’s up to you!   No matter which way you choose to get involved, we want to help you do it.

HOIDSA offers many volunteer opportunities for students and adults throughtout the year.  Volunteers can be your family, friends, neighbors or anyone. Get involved and make a difference in the lives of individuals with Down syndrome.  

We have made it simple for you to make a donation.  You can either donate online or through the mail.  

No matter which way you choose to help, the Heart of Illinois Down Syndrome Association thanks you!




* HOIDSA Night at Texas Roadhouse - Tuesday, September 12th from 3pm - 10pm at the East Peoria Roadhouse.  Support HOIDSA by presenting a paper or electronic invitation to your server the night of the event at the East Peoria, IL Texas Roadhouse andTexas Roadhouse® will donate 10% of your total food purchases to the fundraiser!  

You can take a picture on your phone or print the invitation here: Link to "TX-Roadhouse-Flyer.pdf"


  *   FRIENDS of HOIDSA 10th Anniversary Walk for Down Syndrome at Dozer Park  - September 24, 2017.  Click on the following links to download and print the sponsor letter and form for soliciting businesses.  Be sure to send both copies and sign the sponsor letter before mailing.    Link to "FINAL-Walk-Sponsor-Form-2017.pdf"      Link to "FINAL-Walk-Sponsor-Letter-2017.pdf"      


Click on the following link to view or download and print all files for distribution to businesses, family and friends.

Link to "2017-Walk-All-in-One-Packet-Website.pdf"


Link to "2017_Friends-of-HOIDSA-Walk_Brochure_06222017.pdf"    Feel free to download and print for your offline registration.


* Sign up to volunteer at the walk! 

Volunteers can sign up at this link:

Feel free to share with any community organizations who may be interested in volunteering!



To make a donation online, click the "DONATE using PayPal" button on the top right side of this page

To make a donation by mail, send to HOIDSA c/o Bethel Lutheran Church, 325 E Queenwood Rd, Morton IL 61550 



For information on how to volunteer, check the volunteer button, fill out the form and click the "SUBMIT" button at the bottom of this page.

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