GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – An Upstate lady will be strutting her things on one of a world’s many famous runways.
Rachel Lewis, an Upstate Special Olympics athlete, will be walking in New York Fashion Week. Rachel pronounced she has always wanted to be a model, and has finished photo-shoots for internal boutiques.
Rachel’s mom, Cindy, pronounced she found a casting call online one day and submitted Rachel’s pictures. Rachel was one of 25 models comparison to travel in a conform uncover for Krissy King.
“I’m practicing a lot. we have a personal coach,” pronounced Rachel.
Cindy pronounced she wants Rachel to be an impulse to any child with special needs.
“I wish it shows them that a children live lives that are only as sparkling and only as fulfilling,” Cindy said.
Rachel and her family leave Friday morning for New York, and a large uncover is Saturday night.