Deborah Lyn Thompson, who was brutally assaulted in 2014 and left with brain and spinal injuries, reached her fundraising goal for the Southeast Catastrophic Injury Fund. The funds raised will help to offset the cost of converting her car into an accessible vehicle.
We did it! Yeehaw! Thank you from the bottom of my heart. Soon, I will be fully independent and can haul my power wheelchair wherever and whenever I want. You caused wonderful things.
Jason Finn, who is paralyzed from the chest down, held a successful 2nd Annual FinnFest fundraiser for the Great Lakes Spinal Cord Injury Fund with live music, auctions, t-shirts, and plenty of community support and involvement.
Lauren Shevchek, who sustained a spinal cord injury at age 19, has experienced some mobility return in her hips, abdomen, and fingers along with other health breakthroughs thanks to intensive physical therapy. Lauren fundraises for the Mid-Atlantic Spinal Cord Injury Fund.
She is now locking out BOTH KNEES while standing! Regulating [her own] blood pressure for the first time in 4 years! Thank you all so very much for these miraculous comebacks!’