Westchester 8-year-old to be featured in national Down syndrome awareness campaign

They’re sponsoring an online fundraiser for a New York City “buddy walk” that’s taking place on the same day.

News 12 Staff

Aug 15, 2023, 4:30 PM

Updated 277 days ago

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A Westchester child will be featured next month in a national campaign for Down syndrome.
A photo of 8-year-old Waylon Devita, of Pleasantville, will be part of a video presentation on Sept. 9 in Times Square. The video will highlight the National Down Syndrome Society’s new fundraising campaign.
“Team Waylon” is also helping out with a donation drive. They’re sponsoring an online fundraiser for a New York City “buddy walk” that’s taking place on the same day.


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