The Congratulations Project

Donate today to support the distribution of our letters. A donation of $10 will send a package with hope and encouragement to a new family.

Share the Joy!

Want to respond to a camper?  They'd love to hear from you!

Click the button above to send a message to one of our PALS authors.

Know a parent who would love to receive a letter from one of our PALS participants or counselors?

Click the button above to let us know who they are.

Watch the first video in The Congratulations Project Series here.

The Congratulations Project is an initiative in which members of the PALS family write letters to new members of the Down syndrome community. These letters are designed to inspire, encourage, welcome and, most importantly, congratulate new parents and siblings of a child with Down syndrome.

Our Sponsors

We are continuing to look for new sponsors to help us distribute more gift items to our letter recipients!  If you are interested, please email us at

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Read Our Words 

Camp PALS campers write these letters during their week of Camp PALS each summer.

Click below to see our gallery.

Want to help support the Congratulations Project? Do you know of a local organization that would like to be involved? Email us ideas and connections at