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Jun 15, 2020 Beacon Stories
Thirty-one-year-old Wren Blae Zimmerman always loved horses. But it wasn’t until a few years ago that Wren finally learned to ride. Now her life revolves around this equestrian dream, and she’s given herself the title of the “Blind Show Jumper.”
May 27, 2020 Beacon Stories
Llura Gund, often referred to as Lulie, was known for her infectious kind smile and love of life.
May 18, 2020 Beacon Stories
Allen has always wanted to be known as an artist, first and foremost. His photography hints at the ever-changing nature of people’s lives and their environment, much like his own progression with retinitis pigmentosa (RP).
Apr 20, 2020 Beacon Stories
We checked in with a few of the Foundation’s volunteers to get their perspective on these unprecedented times.
Apr 6, 2020 Beacon Stories
Carolyn is a business professional and beauty industry leader in Raleigh, North Carolina. In spite of her diagnosis with retinitis pigmentosa, Carolyn pursues exactly what she wants and knows what she is purposed to do in her life.
Mar 23, 2020 Beacon Stories
Paralympian Elizabeth Baker says that Stargardt disease has made her a tougher person.
Mar 18, 2020 Beacon Stories
February 14, 1941 – March 15, 2020
Mar 9, 2020 Beacon Stories
Braydon was diagnosed with an inherited retinal disease at only two years old. Eight years later, after his mom enrolled him in the My Retina Tracker® Program, Braydon learned his disease was LCA.
Feb 24, 2020 Beacon Stories
This is a father’s story on the night that changed his and his family’s life forever.
Feb 5, 2020 Beacon Stories
Al Linde has learned to “just roll with it” throughout his life to overcome many challenges.