Karen Gaffney is the President of an organization, and has swam across lakes and channels in record breaking fashion. These are impressive accomplishments for anybody, but Karen almost didn't get the chance to achieve them.

Along with having the unique ability to achieve these things, Karen also has the distinction of having Down Syndrome. She recently spoke at a gathering in Ireland about the fact that many prenatal children who are diagnosed with Down Syndrome are aborted because of the stigma surrounding the disability.

Please Listen to Karen's speech and share it with everyone you know. It could change someone's perspective and ultimately, it could save a life.

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