January 2015

Frank Stephens to star at Global’s DC Gala
Self-advocate Frank Stephens will star at the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Global Down Syndrome Foundation DC Gala, on the big screen as an actor and a screenwriter, and in Washington, DC, where he’s met the president! Learn what drives him to succeed. More
Save the Date — 2015
DC Gala is May 14th!

Global’s gala attracts members of Congress, celebrities, musicians, and models with Down syndrome for a night of inspiration and entertainment. More
Global teams up with
Alzheimer’s Association

awarding a total of $2.2 mil in Down syndrome-Alzheimer’s research grants. Samuel L. Jackson shares how his family has been affected by the disease. More
Renowned expert Pat
Winders shares her views

on the Sie Center for Down Syndrome at Children’s Hospital Colorado and her hopes for children with Down syndrome. Read about her tips for parents. More
Fashion designer Roberto Coin supports Global
through long-time Global partner Hyde Park Jewelers. A dinner with the famous Italian jewelry designer & thought-leader raised nearly $20,000. More
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