Girl Becomes First To Compete For Miss Minnesota With Down Syndrome

In your good news of the day, Mikayla Holmgren has become the first person with Down Syndrome to compete for Miss Minnesota.

Along with being a contestant, Holmgren is also student, gymnast, and dancer. She has also won “Miss Minnesota Amazing.”

“I said, ‘I want to do this,'” Holmgren said,¬†“I want to show my personality. I want to show what my life looks like, being happy, and joyful. I want to show what Down Syndrome looks like.”

See more on her Facebook page!

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