Global Down Syndrome Foundation | Research, Care, Education, Advocacy  

The Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL) is part of a network of affiliate organizations that work closely together to significantly improve the lives of people with Down syndrome through Research, Medical Care, Education, and Advocacy.

GLOBAL Pres. & CEO Tells All

Michelle Sie Whitten tells the Lucky Few Podcast how her experiences during pregnancy led to the creation of GLOBAL, the lead advocacy organization for DS research & medical care.

This Year’s Quincy Jones Awardees!

GLOBAL will honor Grey’s Anatomy star Caterina Scorsone & Spanish model Marián Ávila at the 2020 VIRTUAL Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show on November 14 (NEW DATE!)

Meet Our 2020 Models!

Check out our 18 beautiful and brilliant models from 7 states and 2 countries, who will rock GLOBAL’s virtual runway on Saturday, November 14th!

The Real Star of the Family

Jamie Foxx tells blackdoctor.org who the real star of the family is – his sister DeOndra, who happens to have Down syndrome. We are proud to have this dynamic duo as GLOBAL spokespeople!

DID YOU KNOW?

Studies have shown that people who have a sibling with Down syndrome often choose service-based careers based on their close sibling relationship.

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