News Archive: 2013

Reign MagazineJohn C. McGinley
Reign Magazine, 12/4/13

Reign MagazineBe Beautiful Be Yourself Photos
Reign Magazine, 12/4/13

CU Medicine TodayLinking Alzheimer’s and Down Syndrome: Huntington Potter, PhD, Brings New Research Focus
CU Medicine Today, 11/27/13

9NewsBroncos Cheerleaders Inspire Young Fans – Global Down Syndrome Foundation Dare to Cheer Program
9News, 11/24/13

Down Syndrome to Alzheimer’s – With the Doctor Who Discovered The Link
BlogTalkRadio, 11/18/13

MarketWatch New Research Grants from Alzheimer’s Association and Global Down Syndrome Foundation Explore Links Between Alzheimer’s and Down Syndrome
MarketWatch, 10/29/13 Stars shine for fifth Down syndrome benefit in Denver
Denver Post, 10/3/13

Boston Globe Samantha Stevens takes to the runway
Boston Globe, 10/2/13

Global Down Syndrome Fashion Show funds research, better quality of life for 400,000 Americans
The Villager, 10/2/13

Kids with Down syndrome: Be beautiful, be yourself!, 10/1/13

Jet Magazine Global Down Syndrome Foundation Inspires Change
Jet Magazine, 10/1/13

Extra Video! At the Global Down Syndrome Foundation ‘Be Beautiful, Be Yourself Fashion Show’
Extra!, 9/30/13

Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show
Colorado Blacktie, 9/30/13

HLN Anchor Kyra Phillips Honored
Mediabistro, 9/30/13

Kyra Phillips’ mission to do good, 9/30/13

KasaNationally-known ABQ hugger earns award, 9/30/13

CBS4 Interview with DeOndra Dixon
CBS4, 9/28/13

9News9News Interview with Beverly Johnson and Natalie Fuller
9News, 9/27/13

Raising children with special needs, 9/27/13

9News 9News Interview with Ricki Rest and Chase Perry
9News, 9/26/13

The Huffington Post If You Only Knew Me
Huffington Post, 9/26/13

MarketWatch John C. McGinley, Kyra Phillips, John Roberts, Eric Dickerson Provide Star Power to Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show
Marketwatch, 9/24/13

Metrowest Daily News Marlborough girl to model in Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s fashion show
MetroWest Daily News, 9/23/13

7News Denver Raising Awareness of Down Syndrome
7News The Denver Channel, 9/22/13

Extra Hollywood Joins Forces with Global Down Syndrome Foundation
Extra!, 9/16/13

KS107.5 Interview with Michelle Sie Whitten and Ricki Rest
KS107.5, 9/15/13

Exclusive: Co-Founder of Global Down Syndrome Org on Giving Life, Despite Being Shown Video Suggesting Abortion, 9/14/13 Fashion shows spotlight fall style from local designers, stores
Denver Post, 9/5/13

Reign Magazine A Twist of Fate
Reign Magazine, 9/1/13

Lawrence Covell store draws capacity throng for Be Beautiful, Be Yourself kickoff
The Villager, 8/28/13

Global Down Syndrome Foundation Introduces Performers for 2013 Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show, 8/24/13

Excelsior Announces 2014 Triumphant Women

Excelsior Youth Center, 8/23/13

Todd Park Mohr of Big Head Todd and the Monsters to Perform at Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s 2013 Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show

Business Wire, 8/13/13

Rocky Mountain PBS“Colorado State of Mind”: The Link Between Alzheimer’s and Down Syndrome
Rocky Mountain PBS, 8/9/13 Young professionals launch support for Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show
Denver Post, 8/9/13

Sie and Whitten families receive President’s Award
The Villager, 8/2/13

Global Down Syndrome Foundation Launches National Research & Medical Care Roundtable, Highlights 21 Pre-Eminent Experts in One “Phenomenal” Day
EON: Enhanced Online News, 7/29/13

National Down Syndrome Congress Convention Underway in Denver
CBS4, 7/19/13

7News Denver Global Down Syndrome Foundation & NDSC Roundtable & Convention
7News, 7/18/13

Michelle Sie Whitten Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show Interview (Video)
Comcast Newsmakers, 7/17/13

DNA From Those With Down Syndrome Helps In Autoimmune Disease Research
CBS4, 7/15/13

850 KOAFront Range Focus: Global Roundtable
KOA Radio, 7/15/13

KS107.5National Down Syndrome Congress Convention in Denver
Kathie J for the Community, 107.5FM, 7/14/13

Colorado and CompanyDenver Broncos Cheerleaders Dare to Cheer to perform at Dare to Play Football Camp scrimmage
Colorado and Company, 6/17/13

The Washington Post Global Down Syndrome Foundation hosts ‘Be Beautiful Be Yourself’ Gala The Washington Post, 6/3/13

9NewsOne woman hopes her weight loss inspires community and Part 2, Woman loses 80 pounds, attends prom  and VIDEO 9News,  4/6/13 and 6/1/13

Afro Gala Benefiting Down Syndrome Research Spreads Awareness, Confidence AFRO, 5/22/13

Huffington Post DC Impact Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s Be Beautiful Be Yourself Gala Huff Post DC Impact, 5/13/13

McMorris Rodgers walks the catwalk, but her son steals the show  The Hill, 5/13/13

Members, Sheryl Crow Party at Down Syndrome Foundation Gala  Roll Call, 5/9/13

WTOPFashion and Sheryl Crow raise money for Down Syndrome awareness in D.C. (VIDEO) WTOP, 5/9/13

Sheryl Crow, lawmakers hit the stage for fashion show benefit Washington Examiner, 5/9/13

Washington InformerGlobal Down Syndrome Gala a Huge Success
The Washington Informer, 5/9/13

PoliticoSupermodel spotlights Down syndrome (VIDEO) Politico, 5/9/13

PennLiveHershey girl, 7, will appear tonight in fashion show at Global Down Syndrome Foundation Gala
Camp Hill teen is a model tonight in fashion show for Down Syndrome Foundation Gala Pennlive, 5/8/13

U.S. Congressman to Escort Temple Terrace Resident to Down Syndrome Gala
Temple Terrace Patch, 5/8/13

Black Tie DCGlobal Down Syndrome Foundation 2nd Annual Be Beautiful Be Yourself Gala
Black Tie Washington D.C., 5/8/2013

WUSA9Global Down Syndrome Foundation: Be Beautiful Be Yourself
(VIDEO )WUSA9, 5/7/13

Fashion show puts spotlight on amazing children (VIDEO) Raising America with Kyra Phillips, 5/6/13

DC SpotlightMETRO EVENTS: Be Beautiful, Be Yourself Gala celebrates with Sheryl Crow The DC Spotlight Newspaper, 5/3/13

Three to Model in Regional Fashion Show
Fairfax, 5/3/13

Models Change Perceptions
Huffington Post, 5/2/13

May 8: Sheryl Crow Headlines Global Down Syndrome Foundation Gala & Fashion Show, Featuring Quincy Jones Exceptional Advocacy Award Recipients Reps. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Chris Van Hollen and 25 Models with Down Syndrome Wall Street Journal, 5/1/13

Family Matters: The Sies champion efforts at CU to support long-neglected condition CU Creating Futures, 5/1/13

denverpost.comPreparing for Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s Hollywood Ball Denver Post, 4/26/13

Executive Director Michelle Sie Whitten Interview with KEZW Radio Station KEZW, 4/19/13

denverpost.comKent Thiry, John and Anna Sie to receive Woodrow Wilson Awards Denver Post, 4/17/13

Counsel & HealHigh Cholesterol Linked with Alzheimer’s Disease: Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome research Counsel & Heal, 4/16/13

NewsdayLinda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome Co-Hosts Workshop on Cognition in Down Syndrome in Washington, D.C., on April 13-15 Newsday, 4/10/13

What I Know Now: Beverly Johnson AARP The Magazine, 4/1/13

Aurora SentinelPointe of pride: Down syndrome grants bring innovation and fun to unraveling mysteries Aurora Sentinel, 3/26/13

Alzheimer’s Center Ready to Roll University of Colorado Health Insider, 3/26/13

MarketWatchReps. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Chris Van Hollen to Be Honored at Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s Be Beautiful Be Yourself Gala on May 8 Market Watch, 3/27/13

Mile High StyleWorld Down Syndrome Day: Sandy Wolf honored, grants given at Denver celebration The Denver Post Mile High Style blog, 3/22/13

MarketWatchLinda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome awards $1.3 million in Grand Challenge Grants to 14 researchers MarketWatch, 3/21/13

CU NewsroomHuntington Potter inducted in inaugural class of National Academy of Inventors fellows University of Colorado Newsroom, 3/21/13

Advocates celebrate, demand outrage SheKnows Parenting, 3/20/13

Roll CallD.C. casting call for Be Beautiful Be Yourself Gala fashion show Roll Call, 3/14/13

denverpost.comICON Awards recognize outstanding achievement in special events (PHOTO) The Denver Post, 3/7/13

denverpost.comDenver’s best in special events community honored at ICON Awards Gala The Denver Post, 3/7/13

VarietyAs activist, Quincy Jones leads with his heart Variety, 3/1/13

5280 MagazineMind Warp: Two University of Colorado doctors are studying how Alzheimer’s is connected to seemingly unrelated disorders. Will they uncover a cure? 5280, 3/1/13

Fox 31 DenverJohn C. McGinley talks with ‘Everyday’ about son, ending ‘r-word’ Colorado’s Everyday Show, 2/27/13

Tufts MagazineUp with Down Research: A Mother Challenges Assumptions about the Syndrome Tufts Magazine, 2/26/13

Reign MagazineHit Man: Quincy Jones and the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show Reign Magazine, 2/25/13

Neurology TodayLithium Improves Cognition in Down Syndrome Animal Model: Is It Viable for Human Trials? (featuring Dr. Huntington Potter of the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome) Neurology Today, 2/21/13