Houston-area child to be featured in Time Square presentation for Down Syndrome Awareness month – KPRC Click2Houston

Selected from more than 2,100 entries worldwide, Texan Katelyn Burchfield will be featured in a presentation displayed in the heart of Times Square.

Katelyn of Cleveland, Texas, will be featured in the annual National Down Syndrome Society video presentation that is displayed on two JumboTron screens in Times Square.

The video presentation features roughly 500 photographs of children, teens and adults with Down syndrome from all 50 states.

According to the National Down Syndrome Society, presentation is designed to promote the value, acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome in a very visible way.

Katelyn’s featured photo, shown above, is one of her taken at Jamaica Beach in Galveston.

The video presentation will be live-streamed on the National Down Syndrome Society Facebook page from 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept.18.

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