Ireland

Ireland

Ireland Nugent, a 2-year-old from Palm Harbor, was accidentally backed over her in the family’s driveway. After screams and disbelief, 911 calls and panicked help from neighbors, she was flown by helicopter to Tampa General Hospital, one hand sliced open, both...
Raekwon

Raekwon

Raekwon, 18 years old of South Carolina lost his leg in a tragic accident which began with a case of mistaken identity. Deaf since birth, Raekwon didn’t hear a policeman, who mistakenly thought he had committed a crime. Not hearing the officer when ordered to stop, he...
Samantha

Samantha

Samantha, age 1 of Florida, was born with a congenital limb condition called PFFD, which affects the hip and bones of the leg. When she was 8 months old her parents attended a 50 Legs fundraising event where they met Steve Chamberland. After meeting the family, Steve...
Katie

Katie

We visited POA for the first time in November 2015. Katie was scheduled for amputation the following month. We decided to visit the facility to make sure this was where Katie would receive the best care. We live in KY, so flying to Orlando every time she needed a leg...
Leonard

Leonard

Turning 50 is a milestone. But to be given back the ability to run or jog as a surprise birthday gift — whose daughter China contacted 50 LEGS for a new leg prosthetic for her father’s birthday, Jan. 24. Panion had to have the area under his right knee removed due to...
Abdul

Abdul

On behalf of my family, I would like to thank you for the donation of my new prosthetic leg that I received from the 50legs organization. Your support has helped me to continue my mission and also put smiles on my families face. The generous support of individuals...
Kylie

Kylie

Kylie Smith, 9 years old – Clearwater, FL. Kylie’s leg was affected by amniotic band syndrome. She and her parents met Steve Chamberland at a 50 Legs fundraiser and have been inseparable ever since! Kylie now has a beautiful new walking leg and a swim leg. As...
Ursula

Ursula

Ursula aka The B.R.O.A.D. (Babe Riding Out A Dream), set out in February 2013 to live off her motorcycle, work from the road, and see the country; a gypsy – a nomad. In her first six months on the road, she had a great many adventures and was really just getting...
Matthew

Matthew

Matthew Hicks was involved in a serious motorcycle accident the afternoon of September 28th, 2013. He was out enjoying a beautiful afternoon when he was struck by a motor vehicle that turned in front of him. He was airlifted by AirCare to UC with a severe leg injury....
Breezy

Breezy

Breezy grew up the youngest of five children, waiting anxiously for her turn to play soccer as all of her older siblings did. Her entry into the world of competitive soccer was short lived when she was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer, at the...
Jeff

Jeff

Last August I was lying in bed at the station. It was 3:00 A.M. I couldn’t sleep. I was worried. I knew I could not change into my gear fast enough. My leg was shrinking and I had a pretty good size blister on the bottom of my limb. I was wearing close to 15...
Ashley

Ashley

“It was my pleasure to see Ashley for an evaluation. She is a 23-year-old college student with long congenital right below knee amputation. She is very active: walks all over the college campus, trains at the hospital, chases down her 3-year-old son, and enjoys...
Naudy

Naudy

I had the pleasure of speaking to one of our 50Legs family members, Naudy. Naudy is an amazing person whose amputation is a rarity. He has had an amputation above the knee- taking his whole leg from him. There is a 10% chance in the USA of having a full leg...
Gabby

Gabby

Gabby is a beautiful, vibrant, exciting, silly, fun loving teenager. She is 16 now and recently got her drivers permit! She loves to be social, hang out with her friends and her Mom is definitely always by her side, guiding and supporting her as needed. Our...
Jack

Jack

Jack lost his right forefoot in a lawn mower accident when he was just four years old. We were devastated when the accident happened but Jack was a real trooper. There were some really rough times but Jack always found a way to laugh at some point in the day. He was...
Dave

Dave

My name is Dave and I’m a BMX rider. I’ve been riding BMX for thirteen years. I’m twenty-five years old and I ride motorcycles. Taking a step back to my childhood I always dreamed of having a motorcycle, my dad had cool Harleys, and now has the newer models. I went...

Steve

Oct 2005… Mister Morrow you have a mixed lipoid sarcoma, in your lower rt leg, 35 treatments of radiation later they, cut the tumor out + half of my calf and Achilles tendon, so my foot no longer works. 1-1/2 yrs. Later I still have tremendous pain and a 1 ½ w X...
Carlos M.

Carlos M.

Hi, my name is Carlos L. Morales and I’m from Cleveland TN. On September 7, 2015, I had a lung infection that required the doctors in ICU to put me in an induced coma. I was 33 days in that coma and it caused my blood pressure to be extremely low. In order to get my...
Carlos D.

Carlos D.

My name is Carlos De Luna A 50 LEGS FAMILY MEMBER. I Lost my right leg below the knee in a work accident. On July the 9 of 2014 I finished digging a pool on top of a mountain so I started to haul the dirt out when the Dumptruck I purchased a month prior to the...
Zoe

Zoe

“Where to begin…….As you know, Zoe lost her left leg on Easter Sunday 2011 in a jet ski accident and has endured 16 surgeries and over the course of 14 months spent 92 days at Tampa General. Life for us has been challenging to say the least. During the initial...
Franklin

Franklin

I spoke with Franklin, recently to find out his story and hear what he thinks of 50Legs. Franklin’s story started several years ago when he was still living in his native home of Jamaica. He was a married construction worker with two children at the time who loved to...

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