Be Beautiful, Be Yourself

The Global Down Syndrome Foundation is a public nonprofit 501(c)(3) dedicated to significantly improving the lives of people with Down syndrome through Research, Medical Care, Education and Advocacy. Global’s primary focus is to support the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome, the first academic home in the U.S. solely committed to research and medical care for people with the condition. The Global Down Syndrome Foundation has funded over $10 million to research including grants investigating the co-occurrence of Alzheimer’s disease, certain leukemia’s immune disorders, sleep apnea and autism in the Down syndrome population. Global organizes the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show – the largest single fundraiser benefiting people with Down Syndrome. Read More