As many of you may know, earlier this month our staff, board members and a few committee related volunteers attended the National GiGi’s Conference in Schaumburg, IL. This conference is always inspirational and uplifting while also informative and innovative. We come back knowing more about the different platforms we use to do our day to…

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It’s a non-profit night at Billy Bob’s and GiGi’s is the non-profit for the evening. $5 cover gets you in the door to see Jake McVey perform. Doors open at 5 pm Band begins at 9 pm A portion of the door cover will be donated to GiGi’s Come on out and celebrate Down Syndrome…

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We are happy to share with you more information about each of the categories for the 2018 gala awards as well as the winners for this year. We have many younger individuals that come to the Playhouse throughout the year that do a variety of tasks at and for the Playhouse. Some of the younger…

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Did you know GiGi’s has their very own Grammy Award Show? It’s held during the annual “i have a Voice” Gala. In addition to a night of cocktails, dinner, and entertainment we take time to show our appreciation for some of the volunteers that go above and beyond. Trust us… there are a lot of…

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Let’s talk about generationG. Maybe for some of you, this is your first-time hearing about this generationG thing, for others, you have heard it before, but don’t know much about it, while even fewer of you know what generationG is or see it in your lives. So, what is generationG? generationG is a conscious decision…

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The first Saturday in October is now permanently reserved for our family.  The GiGi’s Superhero 5K/Walk/Dash has become like a mini reunion. Each year it is an amazing gathering of friends and family, but most importantly, we get to celebrate our little superhero, Gavin.  As a parent, it is deeply moving to see the large group of people…

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Have you been enjoying all the social media buzz around the 321 days of acceptance? We have! It’s fun to be introduced to participants from Playhouses around the network. We’ve met Lexi, Leo, Griffin, and Brooke just to name a few. We consider them our friends even though we may never meet them in person.…

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As we are heading into the holiday season, we want to make sure you all know how truly thankful we are to have you as part of GiGi’s family. Whether you are a participant, volunteer or donor we thank you! Without you our local Playhouse would not be what it is today. The board of…

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As most of you know, our annual Superhero 5K Run, 1 Mile Walk and Kids Dash is just around the corner. Families have been asked to create their fundraising teams and we currently have 24 teams raising funds for our local Playhouse. The top 3 fundraising teams will receive incentives for their efforts. We asked…

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