NewsRegionWayne County


Dream big like Matthew did: Young man with Down Syndrome launches BBQ sauce business

Posted at 6:17 PM, Oct 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-11 22:41:42-04

GROSSE POINTE PARK, Mich. (WXYZ) — It’s been a year in the making, with lots of long days and nights.

But now a young man from Grosse Pointe Park’s dreams are coming true, in the form of barbecue!

As he told 7 Action News Reporter Andrea Isom, his is a celebration that he hopes will serve as inspiration.

Matthew lives without limitations, without boundaries, without biases. Having Down Syndrome is just one aspect of who he is.

Matthew lives life, making us see how our differences are incredible blessings and remarkable gifts.

He’s been spicing up life since the day he was born and the sky is the limit for the new businessman. The BBQ sauce is now for sale!

Matthew’s launch party is Saturday, October 12th. The big debut will be held at Atwater In the Park in Grosse Pointe Park. The event runs from Noon until 3:00 pm.

The sauces are delicious and Matthew and his family are beyond delightful.