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Courageous Kids

Nov 20, 2019

Courageous Kid: Conner Detten

Courageous Kid: Conner Detten

At 4-years-old, Conner Detten can not yet walk or speak, but he's working at it every day and bringing joy to those around him.

Nov 13, 2019

Courageous Kid Loves to Read, Even Thought It's a Challenge

Courageous Kid Loves to Read, Even Thought It's a Challenge

When it comes to school her favorite subjects are writing and reading. But as much as she enjoys reading it doesn't come easy. Julia has dyslexia.

Oct 30, 2019

Courageous Kid Grace Novacheck Raises Awareness About Escobar Syndrome

Courageous Kid Grace Novacheck Raises Awareness About Escobar Syndrome

13-year-old Grace Novacheck loves playing the piano. But Grace is a little different from other kids. She has what’s called Escobar syndrome.

Oct 23, 2019

Courageous Kids: Gabby Sanchez

Courageous Kids: Gabby Sanchez

Inside Next Step Dance Studio in Frisco young girls are practicing their dance routines. Gabby Sanchez is one of them.

Oct 16, 2019

Courageous Kid: Keriyanna Fultz

Courageous Kid: Keriyanna Fultz

Keriyanna Fultz works with Groundwork Dallas on their Green Team Conservation Corps. She credits getting outside with saving her from depression and anxiety.

Oct 4, 2019

Singer-Songwriter on Autism Spectrum Sings About Acceptance

Singer-Songwriter on Autism Spectrum Sings About Acceptance

Victoria Laing is an accomplished singer-songwriter who is also on the autism spectrum. She wrote an original song about her loneliness in an effort to inspire people to treat everyone as equals.

Sep 25, 2019

Courageous Kid: Wheelchair Motocross Athletes

Courageous Kid: Wheelchair Motocross Athletes

For Wheelchair Skate athletes Abby, Skyler and Ella, there are countless benefits to coming to the skate park to support and encourage their friends.

Sep 11, 2019

Courageous Kid: Jude Hass

Courageous Kid: Jude Hass

Jude Hass was born to perform on a countless number of platforms. He plays the guitar, drums, sings, writes music, models and now is exploring acting. He's a Courageous Kid who proves he can do anything he sets...

Oct 3, 2018

Courageous Kid: Hailey Ganster

Courageous Kid: Hailey Ganster

As Hailey Ganster battled two rounds of cancer, the Rowlett teenager turned to what would become her strongest weapon -- art.

Nov 24, 2018

Courageous Kid: Emerson Sieling

Courageous Kid: Emerson Sieling

Emerson Sieling exudes joy, especially on race days when she gets to compete for Team Hoyt Texas. Together with her pushers, they have a moving message of inclusion.

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