Ghofran Alyass’ Story of Hope and Determination

By: Mary Dufton Ghofran Alyass’ experience of being born with spina bifida and hydrocephalus might seem familiar to most of us – the many surgeries and hospitalizations; time spent away […]


The world is a very different place right now. But one thing hasn’t changed.

Nancy Dickinson Personal Story

By: Nancy Dickinson                I am a mother with 4 adult kids and 6 wonderful grandkids. Before retiring, I taught downhill skiing and ran […]

Facing Everyday with Strength and Courage

Facing Everyday with Strength and Courage Karen Howard is such a hero. In 2007, she successfully completed the 21.1 kilometer Half Marathon in Prince Edward County. In 2013, Karen completed […]

Open Letters to Mom

By: Amberlea Wouda This is Claire. Our beautiful daughter. Our second born, planned for, always wanted and incredibly special little miracle. When people look at her they often don’t even […]