Vote today to help us win $75,000 from the Chick-fil-A Foundation

It requires a few steps, but it might mean $75,000 for Friends of Down Syndrome from the Chick-fil-A Foundation True Inspiration Awards. Here’s the scoop. In the last year, Chick-fil-A at Deerbrook Mall in Houston hired two of the students from Down Syndrome Academy. Now, Friends of Down Syndrome is a finalist in the Southwest Region to receive a $75,000 grant. Download the Chick-fil-A app (from the App Store or Google Play) and follow these easy steps to vote. And share widely, please.


Fiesta Luncheon Announced: September 15th

Students from the Academy are planning this year’s Fiesta Luncheon. Join us September 15th at 12:00 noon for Taco Salad, Rice & Beans, Dessert and Drinks. Tickets on sale now for $10.00/guest and seating is limited. The annual event is at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Miertschin Hall, 306 East 15th Street in Houston. Please RSVP by September 7th by emailing For more information, call or email Rosa Rocha (281) 989-0345 or Print flyer here.