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My name is Scarlett Chandler, and I am 32 years old. I was born with a neural tube defect, more commonly known as Spina Bifida. As a result of my condition, I have been in a wheelchair my whole life.

My mother has always been my greatest supporter, teaching me to be as independent as possible, including getting our master bathroom renovated so I could start taking care of my personal needs, and renovating our kitchen so that I could start learning how to cook for myself. She has always instilled in me the knowledge that I was much more than just a young woman in a wheelchair. She taught me that despite all of the things I’d been through, that I was created and left on this earth for a plan and purpose.

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May 25, 2018

Featured on the Help Hope Live Blog!

September 20, 2017

Hi, I just wanted to take a minute to say thank you to everyone who has supported me along my journey towards a greater level of independence. I am overwhelmed by the generosity everyone has shown. I would like to invite you to my next amazing fundraisers. The first fundraiser I have going is a Yankee Candle fundraiser, I am extremely excited about this one, because they have some amazing products for you to choose from. I also have a Dine and donate fundraiser scheduled for October 2nd, this one will go from 11am to 9pm, and I will receive 25% of the proceeds from anyone who comes in with the flyer. The third one I have is that I am selling Belk Charity Day Sale tickets again. If you live anywhere near a Belk department store, and would like tickets, please pm me at [email protected], the tickets are 5 dollars each, and I get 100% of the proceeds from the ticket sales.

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September 27, 2017

I have always believed in you and your spunky self!! I know you will go far and spread your goodness to others. Bless you!

Kerry Shaneyfelt

May 12, 2016

My son also has NTD, or Spina Bifida. He is 43 years old w limited income. You are brave and intuitive. He is going to be a grandfather. He has raised two daughters and both help him tremendously. Hope does live.

Ginny Bracknell

May 7, 2016

Happy Mother's Day!

Patricia Berry

May 7, 2016

I love your sweet spirit and determination! I am praying for your campaign to catch fire. You are so deserving and such an inspiration.

Kare Lake