Fighter Stories

Kumaka

By | 2015-04-09T15:57:11+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Fighter Stories|

Kumaka was born with Spina Bifida, hydrocephalus, two club feet and other issues related to Spina Bifida. He has been in and out of the hospital countless times in his young life, with more surgeries under his belt than we can count. In February of 2011, he had a twelve hour surgery for his hips. It [...]

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Delmace

By | 2015-04-09T15:51:36+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Fighter Stories|

Delmace was born in Haiti, and was abandoned as an infant because of his disabilities. I met him when he was about 21 months old, at a home for disabled children in Haiti where I do volunteer work – and I fell in love with him. I adopted my son with the knowledge that he [...]

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What Is One Thing Everyone should know about Pete?

By | 2015-04-09T15:32:53+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Fighter Stories|

The one thing that I want everyone to know about Pete, is that he loved his life. He lived to make people laugh, and to get reactions (both positive and negative) with his mischievous tricks. If he wasn’t ordering his minions around majestically, he was gracing us with his smiles, hugs, sneaky licks, and musical laugh. [...]

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Abby

By | 2015-04-08T21:52:25+00:00 April 8th, 2015|Fighter Stories|

I was asked to write on how I wanted people to remember Abby.  It made me realize that I don’t want people to just remember Abby, but rather that others learned something from her.  To know that her short life made a difference in someone else’s beyond feeling sorry for her or thinking “Thank goodness [...]

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Peach’s Neet Feet Sends Love to Jake

By | 2015-04-08T21:50:36+00:00 April 8th, 2015|Fighter Stories|

Pnf was introduced to us through our hospital social worker. My son, Jake received a super awesome custom made pair of shoes from PNF! He is so proud of them!! They really are awesome! Madison the founder has stayed in touch with us throughout our long journey! She introduced us to other organizations such as [...]

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