SMILE 5 award recipient- Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action (DSAIA) – 2013 Affiliates in Excellence Awards
SMILE on Down Syndrome is excited to share that they are recipients of Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action (DSAIA) – 2013 Affiliates in Excellence Awards in the following categories in the $75,000-$250,000 budget category:
-Social Media Marketing: for their National Down Syndrome Society ABLE Act Campaign Collaboration
-Promotional Items: for their Down syndrome is close to my heart ornament
-Outdoor Advertising: for their Cheer on One Another Campaign
-Miscellaneous Printed Material: for their annual report
-Photography: for “SMILE’s Little Princess,” their photograph in memorial to SMILE member Iceley Cannon, age 2, who passed away in late 2012.
The 2013 DSAIA Leadership Conference was held in Cincinnati, OH, and founder Nina Fuller, board president Andy Fuller, and interim executive director Nikki Davis spent three days training, networking, as well as program/resource sharing with other Down syndrome organization leaders from around the country. The DSAIA Affiliates in Excellence Program recognizes affiliate members’ innovation, individuality and creative collaboration.