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The Ledson Family

Chad and Lisa Ledson are parents of Hannah, Kate, and Zachery. Hannah and Kate are five year old twins. Hannah has cerebral palsy.  Hannah also experiences the hardships that come with Intractable Epilepsy and Infantile Spasms. Lisa is an Emergency Room Nurse and Chad works as a firefighter. Having twins is such a wonderful experience but because of Hannah’s needs, the Ledsons worried that Kate was missing out and being neglected. With a motorized wheelchair in their...

The Heim Family

We were so pleased to collaborate with Angel’s Hands, a non-profit foundation in Utah to award a very deserving family with a wheelchair accessible van. Angel’s Hands’ mission is simple, “Improve the quality of life for individuals living with rare diseases.”  One of the most impressive facts about this foundation is the number of volunteer families that support their activities. The Heim family supported others for years before they were surprised with a vehicle. SFF heard of...

The DeYoung Family

Austin Deyong, age 10, was a normal healthy little baby until at 5 weeks he became a victim of Shaken Baby Syndrome, changing his and his family’s life forever. He lives everyday with daily seizures, massive neurological decay, and cerebal palsy. Austins dad is active duty military serving at Hill AFB in Utah. His mom Jennifer is a stay at home mom, caring for Austin and his two siblings, Jocelynne ad Jacob. Austin is growing normally and...