LODI (CBS13) — A Lodi boy with Down Syndrome is among the 500 people who have been chosen to be featured in a video presentation in Times Square.
Eleven-year-old Micah Ward’s face will be seen on a massive screen in the heart of the Big Apple as part of the kickoff event for the National Down Syndrome Society’s National Buddy Walk in Central Park.READ MORE: CAISO Cautiously Optimistic Lights Will Stay On, But Rolling Blackouts Still Possible This Summer
The walk is meant to spread awareness about Down Syndrome.READ MORE: Stockton Police Chief Praises Hero Neighbor Who Saved Little Boy During Deadly Shooting
The video is set to air on September 14.MORE NEWS: Sacramento County Man Suspected Of Selling Illegal Fireworks Arrested
Micah’s family is raising money for his trip to New York. You can find their GoFundMe here.