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Personal Stories About ‘Rising Above’

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    Courage And Me

    When I was 17 I had a near fatal accident in my home state, Nigeria. That was the start of 11 long years of struggling with dependency, painful and agonizing surgeries, long hospital stays, inconvenient casts, metal plates and heavy metal rings, heart ache, hurt, anger, and helplessness. I had 4 long surgeries in...

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    Troubles And Triumph

    We hope our journey will encourage other families to have hope and push through times of trouble. Our family has faced many obstacles over the past few years. After the economy took a turn, my parents lost their small business in Ft. Myers Florida, lost their home and even had a car repossessed. We...

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    "Rising Above" As If Written By Dani Johnson

    First of all, my name is Dani Johnson, and I grew up in a home filled with drugs, violence, abuse that varies, rape, and poverty. Now, I am a multimillionaire; but before my success, “I was a fat cocktail waitress, with what seemed like no hope or future.” As a child, my step father would sexually, verbally, and...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Rising Above’

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    Alyssa B

    Alyssa was 12 years old when she found out that she had a brain tumor. Her family and friends were devastated. However Alyssa had a great attitude and was convinced that God had a purpose for her and this trial would only make her stronger. She is starting chemo soon but is making a great recovery.

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    RISING ABOVE

    Lisa Weaver

    Lisa turned a job loss from an executive position and an extended period of unemployment into a passion for serving others. She has worked every weekend for many years doing equine therapy for special needs children. She not only volunteers in riding sessions, she has served in multiple leadership positions...

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  • Azher
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    azher

    I think this person is a real Hero in life. He has the courage to feed the poor and homeless daily. Today was the 269th day he has been providing lunch to poor people. It really amazes me how he manages all of this. When asked, he once told me that he knows what hunger means and that is the sole reason he has...

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COURTESY
PURPOSE
GOOD EXAMPLES
PRACTICE
LAUGHTER
ENCOURAGEMENT
JOY
HONOR
GIVING BACK
BEING THERE
SACRIFICE
COURAGE
TRUST
VISION
GENEROSITY
RISING ABOVE
TEAM WORK
VOLUNTEERING
DO THY BEST
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
DEVOTION
GREAT MUSIC
UNITY
CONFIDENCE
IMAGINE
JUSTICE
RIGHT CHOICES
STEWARDSHIP
BELIEVE
LEARNING
LITERACY
SHARING
CONNECTING
LIVE LIFE
FRIENDSHIP
FAMILY
PASSION
CREATIVITY
EDUCATION
PERSEVERANCE
RESPONSIBILITY
ACHIEVEMENT
INNOVATION
TRUE BEAUTY
CLASS AND GRACE
AMBITION
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
DETERMINATION
HONESTY
EXCELLENCE
HEALTH
COMPROMISE
HUMILITY
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
GRATITUDE
COMMON GROUND
CHARITY
PIONEERING
COMMITMENT
LOVE
INTEGRITY
MENTORING
PATIENCE
INGENUITY
HOPE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
FORGIVENESS
PARENTING
SPORTSMANSHIP
SERVICE
HELPING OTHERS
INSPIRATION
STRENGTH
PERSISTENCE
REACHING OUT
LISTENING
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
DEDICATION
OPTIMISM
OPPORTUNITY
INCLUDING OTHERS
EQUALITY
OVERCOMING
SOUL
DRIVE
APPRECIATING NATURE
SMILE
FORESIGHT
PEACE
CIVILITY
GRIT
PREPARATION
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
APPRECIATION
MINDFULNESS
LOYALTY
CHARACTER
GOOD MANNERS
LEADERSHIP
FITNESS
CARING
MOTIVATION
KINDNESS
DO YOUR PART
RESPECT
HARD WORK
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love all the values
renaisha, minnesota

Regarding comment:Reach out beyond the storm and you will always feel the warmth of the sun
M J, Pa

Reach out beyond the storm and you will always feel the warmth of the sun; help others experience a better life helps us respect our blessings. Stay humble.
Crystal Bleu, Pennsylvania

Helping to rid homelessness and crime in neighborhoods across the country.
Steven B., San Francisco, California