Q&A with Annabel Bowlen

Annabel Bowlen1. Why did you join the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show Committee?

“I joined the Global Down Syndrome Foundation committee because the charity, Cherish the Children, that I formed many years ago, closed its doors and I was looking for a charity to become involved with that also centered around children with special needs.”

2. What does supporting the Global Down Syndrome Foundation mean to you?

“It means a lot to me because of my love for children and also the great admiration I have for Michelle Sie Whitten and her dedication and devotion that she has poured her heart and soul into.”

3. Why should people support the Global Down Syndrome Foundation?

“People should support the Global Down Syndrome Foundation because it is a solid first-class operation that is working with the top scientists and specialists in the world to significantly improve the lives of people with Down syndrome!”

4. Please share a sentence or two about your life, including what is important to you and anything else you would like to share with others

“I feel blessed to have the upbringing I received ¬†from my parents and how they taught me the importance of giving back to our community. Life is short, so always reach for the stars and never give up!!”