July 2022 Newsletter



The Power of a Playhouse

Nervous glances. Long stares. Muffled laughter. When people with disabilities, especially those with Down syndrome, enter public spaces, they’re often greeted with a mixed reception.   Whether it’s at a school, restaurant, or grocery store, many members of the neurotypical population aren’t used to seeing individuals with disabilities, and because...
GiGi's Playhouse Lemonade Stand

GiGi’s Playhouse – Fort Wayne is Serving up Lemonade (and Acceptance)! 

At GiGi’s, our Playhouses offer purposeful, FREE programs that change our participants' lives. We also offer programs designed to take our participants outside of our Playhouse walls and into their communities.   These programs don’t just help our participants; they help community members with no ties to Down syndrome gain exposure,...
Nancy and GiGi

July 2024 Newsletter

FREE PROGRAMS 59 LOCATIONS GLOBAL ACCEPTANCE A Word from the Chief Belief Officer - Nancy Gianni Hello, GiGi's Change Makers! IT'S OFFICIAL: we're opening our 60th Playhouse! It's been over 21 years since our very first GiGi's Playhouse location opened its doors and 59 locations later, we're still growing! I'm...


  1. Marcia Johnson on July 30, 2022 at 9:02 am

    amazing, you just ozzze all the beautiful love of God GiGi, I am proud of you and am sure the Lord God is too, thank you for your encouragement!! 🙂 Looking for a way to support yall now, Love Marcia

    • Karly Free on September 13, 2022 at 11:42 am

      Hi Marcia! Please check out the “Support Us” tab at gigisplayhouse.org
      There are so many ways to contribute, whether through giving your time or financially.

  2. Gloria LeBeau on August 7, 2022 at 10:27 am


    • Karly Free on September 2, 2022 at 11:21 am

      Hello, please visit this page on information about nearby Playhouses, as well as our virtual platform, GiGi’s At Home. https://gigisplayhouse.org/locations/

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