In 1990, Jean Driscoll won the first of seven straight Bostons in a world-record time of 1:43:17. She re-set her own mark in each of the next four years, finally setting the current standard of 1:34:22 in 1994.
William has spina bifida and when we received his diagnosis in-utero at 22 weeks gestation, we were advised to terminate him. Posting this video to show you that life does not have to be perfect to be beautiful. Can't imagine this world without his sweet laughter.
The American Rosie The Riveter Association's main purpose is to recognize and preserve the history and legacy of working women, including volunteer women, during World War II; to promote cooperation and fellowship among such members and their descendants; and to further the advancement of patriotic ideals, excellence In the work place, and loyalty to the United States of America. #RosieTheRiveter
Carla is a wife and the mother of a child with disabilities. And she has Spina Bifida. She works for the Huffington Post and has even published articles on adults and children with disabilities. She has been involved with Shriners. She has helped her husband in his career and volunteer work. Theres nothing she will not try. She is an awesome example to people with physical disabilities. She shows them that they can do anything, marriage, motherhood, career. The skies the limit.
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