November 2015

Jamie Foxx Helps Global Raise Record-Breaking $2M
“Global really gets down to business when it comes to bringing awareness to Down syndrome,” said Jamie Foxx. Global’s Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show has raised more than $12 million in the past seven years benefiting the Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome and Anna and John J. Sie Center for Down Syndrome. More
‘Empire’ Star and Other Celebs Rock the Runway
Terrence Howard, DeOndra Dixon, Jamie Foxx, Beau Bridges, Minka Kelly, John C. McGinley, professional athletes and models help raise awareness. More
$1 Million in Grants for
Alz Disease-DS Research

Global and the Alzheimer’s Association jointly fund four labs working on detection, diagnostics and potential treatments for Alz Disease. More
Quincy Jones Exceptional Advocacy Award Winners
Anna and John J. Sie want the best for their granddaughter and all people with Down syndrome and this has become their life’s mission. Watch the video
Global Self-Advocates Are the Evening’s Shining Stars
Self-advocates and celebrities rock the red carpet and runway! Enjoy the inspiring photos from the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show. More
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