14-year-old Samerah, best known as Sam has been battling quite the challenging journey, but with the love and support of her family, friends, and community she has been able to overcome so much. At the very young age of 2 months old, Sam was diagnosed with Neurofibromatosis. Neurofibromatosis is not an isolated disorder. It causes several different conditions and can lead to the development of tumors on the brain, spine, and the nerves that send signals between the brain and spinal cord.
13 year old Avarie, who also likes to go by “Stinks,” is a spirited young man with a fun personality and a big heart. Like many boys his age, Avarie
For 9 year old Kameron, sports were an important part of his life. Kameron often enjoyed playing a variety of sports including baseball, football, and basketball. Unfortunately, Kameron started to
Alexander Parra, 17 Senior, Woodcreek High School Diagnosis: Osteosarcoma, August 2016 Currently in remission “Always stay positive and never think negatively. Look for guidance from family and friends and never