Ellie Fritz

I was diagnosed with epilepsy at 13 years old. I turn 17 this Fall. My older sister, Abbe, had also been diagnosed. We dealt with it together for one year before my sister lost her battle in the fall of 2013... Throughout grieving the loss of my sister, I knew I had to keep pushing myself to get better medically, mentally, and physically.


Kyle Lamon

I was told that my life would never have any meaning and that I would never amount to anything. For a very long time I accepted that. However, I've since found a drive within myself that I never knew existed! In any life challenge that I now face, I always maintain a SAYiWON'T attitude…

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Jana & DJ

My 7 year old son, DJ, was diagnosed at 4 with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease* and at 6 became area ambassador for MDA. He keeps me going on my bad days because I have it as well...