SIOUX CITY -- Gigi’s Playhouse in Sioux City received a $20,000 grant from the Gilchrist Foundation to expand programming and provide additional resources with an arts education initiative to people of all ages in Siouxland with Down syndrome.

GiGi's seeks to remove barriers to high quality arts learning experiences by launching an ambitious arts education initiative for children and adults with Down syndrome. In partnership with Siouxland arts organizations, including Lamb Arts Regional Theatre, and the Lamb School and the Sioux City Art Center, GiGi’s will offer visual art, drama and music programs tailored to individuals with Down syndrome, combining the expertise of Siouxland arts educators, best practices in adaptive arts learning, and GiGi’s expertise in supporting achievement of children with Down syndrome.

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