14- yr-previous Aidan Milligan performs percussion within the Haverford Excessive Faculty band. Whereas this will look like an thrilling sufficient begin to his freshman yr, Aidan can also be about to turn into a little bit of a star, in one of the iconic spots within the nation.
The Drexel Hill native is showing on the brilliant lights of Broadway this weekend, as a part of the Nationwide Down Syndrome Society’s annual presentation in Occasions Sq..
Organizers stated the thought is to rejoice the milestones and achievements of individuals with Down syndrome.
The image of Aidan that shall be featured was taken at a efficiency throughout his days again at Haverford Center Faculty. The Milligans stated they submitted that exact photograph as a result of it depicts one thing Aidan really loves. The photograph was chosen from greater than 2,000 entries.
It is all a part of the annual Buddy Stroll, one thing the Milligans have attended earlier than.
“We went about eleven years in the past when Aidan was very younger and it was actually useful to us to see individuals at numerous levels who had Down Syndrome,” stated Mark Milligan, Aidan’s dad. “And now we’re coming again, and we’re actually wanting ahead to it.”
The Milligans stated understanding their son’s photograph will probably be a part of the day is fairly humbling.
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