RISE Awards

The RISE Awards, presented by Y Pierre Productions honored and celebrated the accomplishments of advocates with Down syndrome (Ds) and those who are making a difference in the Down syndrome community.  RISE (Rising in Spirit of Expectations) was formally called HYH Rise Awards when it first launched in 2011.  There were three RISE events – 2011 …

NEVER ALONE (Short Film)

Never Alone is a short film written by Yvonne Pierre in 2012.  That same year, Never Alone was screened at the Bronze Lens Film Festival in Atlanta, GA.  In January 2013, Never Alone was awarded the Studio 11 Best Short Film at the 2013 GA Entertainment Gala held at the World Congress Center and screened …

THE YVONNE PIERRE SHOW (Talk Radio)

“The Yvonne Pierre Show” launched in 2007, previously named HYH Radio.  Yvonne’s mission with the show was to provide inspirational and informative content ranging from parenting, self-development to business topics.  As an advocate, Yvonne also wanted to also include topics surrounding the special needs community.  The show is an Inspirational and informative talk radio show …

THE DAY MY SOUL CRIED (Book)

  The Day My Soul Cried:  A memoir by Yvonne N. Pierre   Yvonne Pierre’s journey from the depths of despair to an awakening of soul and spirit, has been a long and difficult one. From sexual abuse, excessive drinking, failing in school, a young mother, unable to get a job, having a second child …

THEN YOU STAND (Stage Play)

THEN YOU STAND is a story about Mona and Jason, a newlywed couple excitedly expecting their first child. Then, their unborn is diagnosed with a Down syndrome that leads them to question their relationships and beliefs. In life, we face many challenges, THEN YOU STAND is an empowering stage production that will leave audiences with …