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5 Famous Amputees Who Overcame the Odds

It’s an unfortunately common sentiment with individuals who have experienced amputation that their limb differences are holding them back, or disallow them from pursuing certain careers. However, the individuals on this list would beg to differ. Just like Jordan Thomas started the Jordan Thomas Foundation and continued his passions, these five famous amputees didn’t [...]

By | 2017-08-07T23:40:45+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Blog, News|0 Comments

Prosthetics for Puppies (and Other Pets, Too!)

Blogger Dogger’s Editorial Note: Hey everyone! Elliott here! I’m not sure if you’ve been watching the news lately, but there’s been some interesting developments in the world of prosthetics for pets. One story has been made into a book called “Beauty and the Beak” about an eagle with a prosthetic beak. [...]

By | 2017-06-27T20:33:27+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Blog, News|0 Comments

Ruby

Ruby was a victim of a house fire which resulted in losing her leg below the knee as well as several fingers. Her missionary sponsor heard about Jordan and his work, and contacted the foundation. When Ruby is here on medical visa, she gets an updated prosthesis and sometimes a new [...]

By | 2017-01-18T00:22:32+00:00 November 30th, 2016|JTF Kids|0 Comments

Alaina

Alaina had both legs severed in a farming accident. Her family provided for her first pair of prostheses by selling their house and moving in with another family. When she quickly outgrew her first set of legs, her prosthetist contacted the foundation about providing new legs for her. She was so [...]

By | 2017-01-18T00:22:46+00:00 November 30th, 2016|JTF Kids|0 Comments

Noah

Noah had surgery on his leg due to a blood clot that formed from heart surgery when he was an infant. The doctors were not able to save his leg. After surgery, his doctor contacted the foundation for help with providing a prosthesis, one that bent at the knee and ankle since [...]

By | 2017-01-18T00:23:00+00:00 November 30th, 2016|JTF Kids|0 Comments

Samantha

Samantha needed a new prosthesis when her old one kept falling off on the playground. Since both of her parents lost their jobs at the same time, there was no insurance coverage to provide a growing girl with updated prostheses. Samantha and her family saw Jordan on TV, on CNN Heroes [...]

By | 2017-01-18T00:23:13+00:00 November 29th, 2016|JTF Kids|0 Comments