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Global Down Syndrome Foundation

Global Down Syndrome Foundation Inspires With Be Beautiful Be Yourself

Tracy Shaffer | Posted 01.05.2015 | Impact
Tracy Shaffer

There was such a spirit of joy, of connectedness and hope at the Be Beautiful, Be Yourself Fashion Show. The outpouring of love was reflected in an outpouring of support as a wonderfully executed live and lively auction brought out cheerful givers, open hearts and open pocketbooks.

If You Only Knew Me

Kyra Phillips | Posted 11.26.2013 | Parents
Kyra Phillips

Meeting "Jimmy" more than 20 years ago changed my life. Not only did I become a spokesperson for Special Olympics, I became an advocate for every human being with Down Syndrome.

LOOK: Sheryl Crow Performs At The Be Beautiful Be Yourself Gala

Posted 05.13.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Sheryl Crow performed, cheerleaders danced and models with down syndrome walked the runway last week at the Global Down Syndrome Foundat...

Models Change Perceptions

Michelle Sie Whitten | Posted 07.02.2013 | DC
Michelle Sie Whitten

We are able. We are beautiful. And we count! That's what the 25 models -- who were just recently selected to perform in the Global Down Syndrome Foundation Be Beautiful Be Yourself Gala -- want Congress, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the world to know.

Jamie Foxx Shares About Caring For Sister With Down Syndrome

Entertainment Tonight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

We've seen Jamie Foxx with his sister DeOndra Dixon on the red carpet but now he's putting her in the spotlight and opening up about caring for a sib...