Wesley Short, the son of Kaylee and Jamie Short of Gilman, has been named an ambassador for the international not-for-profit organization ‘Nothing Down’ which has a mission to advocate for those with Down Syndrome.

Wesley is just shy of two years old and despite being given the diagnosis of Down Syndrome at birth, Wesley is healthy, strong, smart and thriving. 

Nothing Down is a not-for-profit organization based out of New Jersey whose mission is to show the world the potential of individuals with Down Syndrome, eliminating the negative stigma that is associated with the condition. Wesley was chosen as one of the 30 individuals to represent Nothing Down, out of hundreds and hundreds of applications world wide.