October 2015

  • As a high school student, Katie Anderson met someone who would come to have a significant impact on her life.

    Katie and Dave Bertorello were among more than 100 other high school students who were part of the Hugh O'Brian Youth Foundation (HOBY), a program designed to teach leadership skills to high school students in every state of the U.S. After volunteering with Dave for a couple years, Katie was shocked to learn that he was...

  • During an extremely overwhelming and challenging time in his life, Zac Bender, of Benson, N.C., turned to art for comfort. Sadly, Zac has witnessed not just one, but both of his parents battle life-threatening illnesses.

    What began as a personal project to lift his father’s spirits while he was undergoing treatment for a bone marrow transplant, has now turned into Project...