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Kiah's Story

8 years old

Down Syndrome, Gastrointestinal Condition

Follow Updates

Meet Kiah

Whether you’re a new or old friend, Kiah loves to be close to people. And you’re sure to get a laugh and giggle out of her when she’s being spun around in someone’s arms!


Recent Updates

Kiah is very ticklish, and her big smile and giggle make us laugh right along with her! As she grows older, her beautiful personality shines more and more, and it’s a joy to watch her blossom. She is full of life, joy, and lots of love!

Kiah looked beautiful dressed up as an angel during our Christmas Nativity photos! She was “angelic” and wonderful all around—as usual. Her Christmas season was full of fun, including her time in preschool where she enjoyed finding new treats in her stocking each day, and making cute Christmas crafts. Kiah is a bright spot in our lives and we love her dearly!

Kiah looked absolutely darling as a ladybug at our Fall Festival! She was enamored with the giant balloons, enjoyed the photo booth with her nanny, had a ladybug painted on her face, and made a cute pumpkin craft using her thumbprints. Kiah had fun running around the party and figuring out all there was to do—but we think she liked the candy booths the best!

Kiah absolutely loves going to her preschool class. When it’s time to go she runs down the hall and bursts into the room in excitement! There are stuffed animals inside the reading teepee, and she always goes straight for her favorite penguin. Kiah is happiest when she’s dressed up in her princess gown, holding her penguin, and eating a snack!

We often say Kiah is a little fish because of how much she loves the water. She is completely in her element there, splashing and swimming around in the pool. We all love pool days, but none of us more than Kiah!

We had so much fun celebrating Kiah’s seventh birthday recently! Kiah had a great time playing with the balloons at her party. We love her very much, and we’re praying for big and exciting things for her seventh year.

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