Posts in 'Stories'

Coon Rapids Senior Takes Inspiring Steps at Pep Rally

In the News, Stories

It wasn't your typical homecoming pep fest at Coon Rapids High School on Friday. In fact, it was one no one will forget. Read More

Community Fundraiser Helps Retrofit Home for Child with Cerebral Palsy

Advocacy, In the News, Stories

A suburban community is rallying to help a young girl with cerebral palsy whose house needs an upgrade to make it more wheelchair-accessible. Read More

The Amazing Story Of A Disabled Puppy Learning To Walk For The First Time

In the News, Stories

Mick, an 8-week-old Boston Terrier, was born with Swimmer Puppy Syndrome, a rare disease that makes it impossible for him to use his legs. Read More

Ben Affleck to Present Award to Marathoner with Cerebral Palsy

In the News, Stories

Boston native Ben Affleck will present the Jimmy V Perseverance award at the 2013 ESPYS on July 17, ESPN said Tuesday. Read More

Twins with Cerebral Palsy Get to Meet Twins Player

In the News, Stories

Their dream is to be able to run the bases like their favorite Twins players. Recent surgery on their legs gives them more control over their body. Read More

Handicap This:’ Duo brings Life with Cerebral Palsy to the Stage

In the News, Stories

ABC News October 16, 2011 (SKOKIE, Ill.) (WLS) — A Chicago area man with cerebral palsy and his personal assistant are bringing their real-life adventures to stage with music and a lot of humor. Their show “Handicap This” will challenge audience members’ thinking about people with disabilities and increase awareness about people with severe physical... Read More