Amputees Find Freedom On A Surfboard

    AmpSurf™ is a non-profit organization that helps amputees find freedom on the water! It was established to promote, inspire, educate and rehabilitate (PIER™) adaptive surfing and other outdoor activities. Dana Cummings, Executive Director of Ampsurf, co-founded the organization in 2003 to teach adaptive surfing. Ampsurf has helped more than 200 disabled, Veteran and non-veteran, to […]



    Cancer Survivor Pedals Her Way To Health & Happiness!

    Happiness finds this cancer survivor with the help of her favorite hobby. Tracy Yost was diagnosed with cancer in 2015 when she was just 46-years-old. That’s when it hit her, life is too short to have a “suck the life out of you” career. While going to chemotherapy, Tracy realized she could have fun while […]



    This 60-Year-Old Skateboarder Is A Hero To At-Risk Kids!

    Neal Unger is a 60-year-old skateboarder who inspires kids to keep reaching for their dreams and taking risks! Through skateboarding and work he does with the Next Up Foundation, which is a nonprofit for kids, he is truly an inspiration. The foundation helps kids reach their goals through skateboarding and after school programs. Neal is […]



    Country Music Camp: Lifting Lives Of Teens With Williams Syndrome

    Music has the power to heal! ACM Lifting Lives® is the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. ACM Lifting Lives partners with the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center to hold a weeklong camp open to musically talented persons with Williams syndrome from around the country. Throughout […]



    College Students & Senior Citizens Bond By Living Together

    Judson Senior Living is not your average retirement home. Students are invited to stay there, for free, in return for companionship. These two generations bond over music, long talks and meals. This intergenerational program benefits the lives of everyone involved. In 2010 Judson Senior Living and the Cleveland Institute of Music embarked on a ground […]


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