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.

(Credit: Nina Ward)

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.

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The walk is meant to spread awareness about Down Syndrome.

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The video is set to air on September 14.

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Micah’s family is raising money for his trip to New York. You can find their GoFundMe here.