Volunteer Spotlight- Joe Catalano

Volunteer Spotlight- Joe Catalano Board member 2019-present Leadership & Team Committee Chair Joe Catalano has been involved with GiGi’s Playhouse Fox Valley since 2014 and joined as a board member…

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World Down Syndrome Day

“Rock Your Socks” for World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) on March 21st: These are chromosomes.: The one circled is chromosome 21 – note the three copies of the chromosome. This…

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Volunteer Spotlight- Sharon Thompson

Volunteer Spotlight- Sharon ThompsonVolunteer Coordinator I became involved in GiGi’s Playhouse Fox Valley to continue the mission to “educate. inspire. believe”. I have worked with children with Down syndrome after…

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Generation G- Sean Hickey

Generation G in Action- Sean Hickey Sean is working on becoming an Eagle Scout and chose GiGi’s Playhouse Fox Valley for his project.  After some thinking about what would best…

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Volunteer Spotlight- Sally Stearn

Volunteer Spotlight- Sally Stearn, literacy tutor This is my first tutoring opportunity.  I applied to volunteer right before covid hit, and then everything was shut down!  I am so excited…

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Generation G- Little Pops

Generation G in Action- Little Pops Little Pop’s story is similar to GiGi’s Playhouse in that it started as a dream. Mike and Vicki grew up in NY, fell in…

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Volunteer Spotlight- Charlie Perrecone

Volunteer Spotlight- Charlie Perrecone Board member 2017-present Finance Committee Chair Charles Perrecone lives in the Roscoe Village area of Chicago with his wife, Maeve. Charles  has been involved with GiGi’s…

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