Tag: Down Syndrome

Teagan :: Autism | Kylee :: Down Syndrome, Mitral valve defect

Meet Teagan and Kylee! This photo captures the beautiful love these twin sisters have for one another. Teagan was born with Down Syndrome and Mitral Valve Defect. Teagan had an AV Canal repair at 10 weeks old but the surgery was difficult and the mitral valve was still leaking. In January 2011, Teagan, at 13 […]

LEVI :: DOWN SYNDROME

Meet Levi! Levi is a very happy boy with a wonderful personality and an adorable smile! He loves munching on tasty treats and trying new foods. Levi’s family was told he had down syndrome after he was born, this diagnosis changed their world. Levi had open heart surgery when he was 3 months old. He […]

Zachary: Down Syndrome

Everybody, meet Zachary! This young man is absolutely amazing. Zach was diagnosed with down syndrome at birth and lives each day blessing others with his presence. As a HUGE baseball fan, Zach helps manage the baseball team at Clovis High School and he also loves to hang out with his family and friends. He has an […]

Elijah : Down Syndrome

Meet Elijah! He is silly, stubborn, and brings so much life and joy his family. He gives the best hugs and never leaves without a goodbye! He is a lucky guy to have sweet brothers and sisters to explore new places and meet new friends together. Elijah was born at 34 weeks gestation with down syndrome and a heart […]

Blake : Down Syndrome

Blake came into this world on February 5, 2015. Her mom had a very healthy pregnancy and did not have any indication of any issues until shortly after Blake was born they learned she had Down Syndrome. Her parents were very shocked and absolutely heartbroken by the news. They were thankful Blake was born with no […]

Introducing Victor and his Sweetie Fox!

It is with great pleasure Sweet Nectar Society introduces one of our newest affiliate photographers, Victor! “As I get older I have learned that life is not a straight line. Yes that sounds obvious and maybe a bit cliché but it holds new meaning when you figure these things out for yourself. What defines success? […]

Breanne : Down Syndrome

Meet Breanne! This sweet girl has brought so much love, joy, and purpose to her family’s lives. Breanne’s parents were told shortly after she was born that she had several characteristics of down syndrome. It was not until she was two weeks old that her pediatrician confirmed the diagnosis. Down syndrome has not limited Breanne in […]

Kyle & Jace : Down Syndrome

With great joy we introduce you to our featured Sweeties, Kyle and Jace. This duo is full of spirit, smiles and spunk and we have absolutely fallen in love with their beautiful faces! When we first read the boy’s nomination, we knew they were a special pair surrounded by a loving family. Kyle was the second child born […]

Sophia : Down Syndrome

TOO SWEET FOR WORDS! Sophia was born on February 13, 2014. After Sophia was delivered the doctors handed Sophia to her mommy and she kissed her head and thought she was the most beautiful, perfect baby. Sophia was then taken out of the room by doctors and for two hours her mom waited for her […]

PJ : Down Syndrome & Cancer Survivor

We first met PJ at Camp Agape, a family camp for children who have, or have had cancer, and instantly fell in love with his amazing hugs! PJ is a cancer survivor and sports and extra chromosome. His energetic smiles are contagious and being around him truly brings out the best in others. PJ has […]

Elijahray : Down Syndrome

Meet Elijahray! Eli loves anything involving animals, nature, and being outdoors. He quickly lit up when he was able to run around the park, play with the bubbles and silly string, and throw the ball back and forth within mom- this kid has quite the arm! Elijahray was born with down syndrome and has sensory […]

Neymar : Down Syndrome, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Congenital Heart Defect

Neymar was born with down syndrome and congenital heart defect. On March 10, 2014 Neymar was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia and immediately began an intense chemotherapy. His inpatient stays were roughly 3 weeks long (for chemotherapy treatment). Then he got a break and gets to go home for about 5-7 days before he had to get […]