Category Archives: Worthy Causes

I write about worthy (though sometimes unnoticed) causes. You can sign these petitions, donate to these charities and truly make a difference!

The Lord Protects His Missionaries

My mission story was published on “Don’t Stop, Sargeant” – a site for early return missionaries. How often I hear members say, “The Lord protects His missionaries.” And it’s true. He does watch out for us. Significantly less 18 to … Continue reading

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How Many Spoons Do I Have Left? What I Wish Everyone Understood About Seizures

Some of you know I have a type of seizure disorder. It affects my life more some days than other days. Until the last two years I’ve tried to pretend it doesn’t exist and avoided telling people about it. Thankfully, … Continue reading

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DEAF and ASL Online Internships

The day our interns started their internships for The Deaf Dream last year, I cried…a lot. Since May 2012, I had been running as hard as possible to start a small non-profit organization. Amazing people have helped along the way–Elizabeth, … Continue reading

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Worthy Cause 2: NABEEL RAJAB

[LINK: Take 5 Seconds to Sign This Petition] Freedom of speech is not something to be taken lightly. After my experience in Tibet, freedom of speech is something that I hope to cherish the rest of my life.   Here … Continue reading

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The Deaf Dream supports Bloomberg’s interpreter and against Chelsea Handler

I decided to stand up with DeafNation as the founder of The Deaf Dream and others who have not been afraid to call out the media as well as Chelsea Handler.  For those of you who don’t know, thankfully there … Continue reading

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Sign My Petition!

Hey friends! I started a petition the other day to ask Disney to create a Deaf Disney princess to represent our cultural minority!  I also thought it would be neat to have bald Disney princesses to represent girls with cancer, … Continue reading

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The Deaf Dream

Hey y’all! It’s been ages, I know!  Been a little busy with my recent goal: The Deaf Dream organization.  I’m sure several of you have heard about it through facebook, twitter, on my site www.thedeafdream.org and such, but it’s been … Continue reading

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