Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg

Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg

Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg Adversity: Lost his young daughter to Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia Advocacy: Founded Kids Kicking Cancer to teach cancer-stricken children the healing themes of martial arts “When people have a sense of purpose, they have control, which...
Gretchan Pyne

Gretchan Pyne

Gretchan Pyne Adversity: Lost daughter, Lulu, in a tragic accident Advocacy: Created Lulu’s House of Hope to provide bereavement support to other parents “When you reach out and give, the feeling and the love and the joy that you get deep down in your soul – it...
Denis Asselin

Denis Asselin

Denis Asselin Adversity: Lost Son, Nathaniel, who battled severe Body Dysmorphic Disorder Advocacy: Walked more than 500 miles, raising awareness about BDD “I felt as if walking was a way of pushing out the energy in a positive way – using the power of...
Lisa Ford Berry

Lisa Ford Berry

Lisa Ford Berry Adversity: Lost son, Michael, to peer abuse-driven suicide Advocacy: Created nonprofit organization to combat peer abuse “Giving back in this way allows me to accept that my survival has meaning.” None of us expect to outlive our children. But Lisa...