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!