The Waksmunski family of Mahoning Township, including 3-year-old son Jesse and 6-month-old twins Shane and Wyatt, who both have Down syndrome, will be joining hundreds of thousands of individuals across the country in the annual National Down syndrome Society Buddy Walk to raise awareness of Down syndrome and raise money to support local programs and services and national education, research and advocacy efforts.

Visit the TIMES NEWS special report site on the Waksmunski family's journey to read the full story on the upcoming Buddy Walk and how you can get involved.