Fourteen-year-old Walt Snodgrass recently shared a stage with A-listers like Jamie Foxx , Marisa Tomei , Quincy Jones , Eva Longoria and more. They raised millions of dollars for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation .
The GDSF Fashion Show was called, "Be Beautiful, Be Yourself." It took place in Denver earlier this month and featured a couple dozen models who have Down syndrome. Three of the models are from the Omaha area. You can read the models' bios, here .
They had to apply for the honor and were selected by the Global Down Syndrome Foundation.
Walt plays the drums in the Westside Middle School band . His mom, Denise, said it was emotional and inspiring to see Walt walk down the catwalk.
"When I was watching all the models walk down, and they're all reading off their bios and the things they're able to do, and the things they're doing in their community — the ceiling is endless, he could do anything," she said.