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Lifetime Membership

The Lifetime Membership is no longer active for new members. Those who joined still receive their benefits. 

Become a Silver Star Lifetime Member and enjoy all of the perks that go along with it.  The only prerequisite is that you must be 60 years of age, or older.  As a Silver Star Lifetime Member, you will receive:

  • Lifetime Membership in the NDSC, with regular benefits that accompany membership (Member pricing for the NDSC Annual Convention; mailed Quarterly Newsletter, ”Down Syndrome News”; Mailed Annual Report; NDSC Monthly E-News and Newsline; “Ages & Stages” E-News (targeted information sent via email throughout the year); NDSC National Advocacy; and 1 Voting Member to attend the NDSC Annual Meeting held at the Annual Convention
  • A beautiful, framed print of our 2018 winning art entry from the Convention’s “Reach For Your Star” art competition (over 120 entries arrived at the NDSC office from across the United States)
  • Early registration for the NDSC Annual Convention, prior to opening to the general membership
  • Silver ribbon on convention name badge, denoting “Lifetime Member”
  • Invitation to our annual pre-gala Cocktail Reception at the NDSC Annual Convention
  • Annual gift, designed by an NDSC Self-advocate

The cost for Silver Star Lifetime Membership is a one-time member fee of $1,500  (if you have already paid your membership for this year, your fee will be $1,450).

Questions? Contact Jordan Kough,