Balloons Released for World Down Syndrome Day
POSTED: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 7:53am
UPDATED: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 2:10pm
At Hanna High School, hundreds of balloons were released as part of World Down Syndrome Day on Monday.
The day promotes awareness and equal rights for people with special needs and 321 balloons were released to represent chromosome number 21 where individuals with down syndrome have three copies of chromosomes instead of two. For more information about down syndrome visit: