A child with down syndrome became the face of famous brand


Ребенок с синдромом Дауна стал лицом известного бренда

Photo: Gerber

The face of the brand Gerber (one of the largest companies in the world of baby food) was a year and a half Lucas Warren, according to Time. “Amazing smile of Lucas and his cheerfulness conquered our hearts,” said company President bill Partyka.

Lucas was selected from more than 140 thousand applicants. For winning the competition, the boy and his parents will receive a prize of 50 thousand dollars. Now Lucas Warren will advertise the company’s products Gerber throughout 2018.

“Every year we choose a child who best demonstrates the long legacy of Gerber and Lucas is perfect for this role, – said the President of the company bill Partyka, amazing smile Lucas and his cheerfulness conquered our hearts”.

Father Lucas, Jason Warren didn’t hold back tears when he learned that his son would become famous all over the world. “Like any father, I want my child to go to learn and succeed in life,” he said. Jason said that the prize money will be spent on the education of Lucas.

Ребенок с синдромом Дауна стал лицом известного бренда

Photo: Gerber

Previously, we reported that 22-year-old Mikayla Holmgren from Stillwater, Minnesota, became the first person with a disability who participated in the contest “Miss USA”. Girl with down syndrome became a participant of the contest “Miss Minnesota” – the regional stage on the way to the final of the contest “Miss USA”.

We also wrote about how participation in the models with down syndrome became one of the highlights of Petite Fashion Week in Madrid. Children with down syndrome appeared on the catwalk together with their normal peers.