Down's Syndrome News
Teen donates to family’s nonprofit after toddler's story hits home
A selfless teen has donated $1,500 of his own savings in honor of a boy whose story hit home. Jordan Witt, 18, worked part-time since November to raise funds for Jack's Basket -- a nonprofit that provides new and expectant parents of children with Down syndrome with resources and support. Jordan
Toddler with Down syndrome models for British retailer
A British clothing retailer is featuring a toddler girl with Down Syndrome as a model in its stores across the United Kingdom
Heartwarming Twist on the Beloved Holiday Classic 'The Nutcracker'
A ballet festival in Rhode Island featured a girl with Down syndrome in their production.
Woman With Down Syndrome Starts Successful Cookie Business After Job Rejections
Collette Divitto, a 26-year-old woman with Down Syndrome, has been inspiring other people with developmental disabilities to follow their dreams after getting a taste of success by running her own cookie company in Boston, Mass. "My cookies are like ridiculously yummy cookies," Divitto, 26, told
Woman With Down Syndrome Inspires Others With Successful Cookie Business
Collette Divitto, a 26-year-old woman with Down syndrome, runs her own cookie company in Boston.
Why This Mom Is Changing T-Shirts 26 Times While Running the NYC Marathon
For 26 inspiring reasons, one mom will wear 26 different T-shirts during next week's TCS New York City Marathon . Genevieve Brown, ABC News' travel and lifestyle editor, is running the 26.2 miles on Nov. 6 -- not only to raise money for Down syndrome research, but to honor 26 incredible people with
Mother Fights for Children With Special Needs After Sending in Casting Submission for Son With Down Syndrome
Find out what happened when baby Asher Nash's mother launched her own campaign to advocate for kids born with special needs.
Mom of Toddler With Down Syndrome Pushing Brands to Put Children With Disabilities in Ads
A Georgia mom fighting to get companies not only to value children with disabilities as consumers of their brand, but also to feature them in their advertisements, got some huge news today: an invitation for her toddler with Down syndrome to model in a Carter's holiday advertising campaign. Meagan
Atlanta Mother's Advocacy for Her Son Puts Spotlight on Issue of Diversity in Advertising
One mom spoke out when a modeling agency for a kids' clothing company rejected her son with Down syndrome.