This week's remarkable person is Nancy Gianni, Founder and Chief Belief Officer of GiGi’s Playhouse, Author of GenerationG, and CNN Hero. After her daughter GiGi was born with Down's Syndrome, Nancy started GiGi's Playhouse to change the way the world views Down syndrome and to send a global message of acceptance for all.
Nancy Gianni, 2016 CNN Hero, is the Founder and Chief Belief Officer at GiGi's Playhouse. GiGi’s Playhouse is the only network of Down Syndrome Achievement Centers. The organization provides free, life-changing therapeutic, educational and career training programs for 30,000+ individuals of all ages. She talks leadership, perseverance, and overcoming adversity with Andrew Moses on Everybody Pulls The Tarp.