Cerebral Palsy Hero 7/12/21 – Haven

Let’s give a big shout out to today’s #CPHero, Haven! Having survived a stroke at birth, this 10-year-old has shown the world that’s she’s a fighter who doesn’t give up easily. Haven loves sports, riding horses, swimming, music, and John Cena. Her family doesn’t let CP define her and ensures that she gives everything her... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 7/5/21 – Jeremiah

Give a big hello to today’s #CPHero, Jeremiah! Born at 24 weeks with mild left-side CP, he has had quite the journey. Jeremiah has worked hard his entire life to succeed to the best of his abilities, wearing the same big smile he puts on the faces of others. He’s an amazing child and everyone... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 7/2/21 – Carlos

Everyone say hi to today’s #CPHero, Carlos! As a child, doctors told his parents he would likely never walk and would probably be bedridden his entire life. But Carlos proved them wrong when he began walking at the age of 10! After multiple surgeries and a year of intense therapy, Carlos now is able to... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 6/28/21 – Mason

Meet today’s #CPHero Mason, aka NooDy! In his 13 years, NooDy has never turned his back on a challenge. His teachers and therapists say he will try anything they ask of him, giving it his best every time. He’s non-verbal but that doesn’t stop him from making friends wherever he goes, sharing his love of... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 6/21/21 – Shawn

Everyone, this is today’s #CP Hero, Shawn. Shawn, this is everyone. Shawn was diagnosed with both CP and epilepsy at birth. He has undergone multiple leg operations, requiring him to learn how to walk again three times. Despite a recent diagnosis of colon cancer, Shawn is a fighter! He is a strong, independent, married homeowner... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 6/7/21 – Brandon

Say hello to today’s #CPHero, Brandan! At 25, he’s come a long way from the 9-week-old who wasn’t expected to make it out of the NICU. Brandan has graduated from two schools (2015, 2019) where everyone absolutely loved him. He has taught his family so much, most importantly about acceptance…he doesn’t let anything bother him!... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 6/1/21 – Kelly

Say hello to today’s #CPHero, Kelly! She is 42 years old and, while non-verbal, she finds a way to make her needs and thoughts known through eye contact and facial expressions! Though she has faced many challenges in life, Kelly keeps on rolling, greeting every day with a smile and amazing attitude! #inspiration #cp #cerebralpalsy... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 5/10/21 – Calvin

Say hello to today’s #CPHero, Calvin! Following a premature birth, doctors advised the family he would likely only live one year. Ten years later Calvin has surpassed all expectations, proving he is a fighter willing to tackle any challenge. Everyone in his school loves Calvin and his bright smile! #inspiration #cp #cerebralpalsy #hero #dailyinspo Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 5/3/21 – Shiloh

Meet today’s #CPHero, Shiloh! With an early quad CP diagnosis, Shiloh spent his first 14 months in foster care before he was permanently placed with a family that already had four older children. Doctors said he would never walk unassisted and would likely never speak. Now 13 years old, Shiloh speaks without a device, walks... Read More

Cerebral Palsy Hero 4/26/21 – Deric

Today’s #CPHero is Deric! Born at 35 weeks with undeveloped lungs and Hirschsprung’s disease, doctors advised his family that he would never walk or have full function in his hands. This 8-year-old has since taken thousands of independent steps, pushing through his many surgeries. He enjoys playing with his older siblings, his cats and dog,... Read More

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