The Cost of Prosthetic Limbs: For Some Families, Diagnosis is Only the First Hurdle The thing about a child…. They grow. How much does it cost to raise a child? The USDA states that it costs an average of $250,000, (not including pregnancy or college) to raise a baby to adulthood in America. [...]
As a young boy, the age of six, Garrison Hayes’ life was changed forever. On an otherwise ordinary day, Garrison’s mother discovered the young boy inexplicably hopping around the house on his right leg. Curious, she inspected his left leg. No signs of trauma. Nothing overtly wrong- except for a strange tenderness in his [...]
One Man’s Journey to Thowing Out the First Pitch for The New York Yankees In homes across America, children are dreaming up visions of their future. Some imagine themselves as a famous entertainer. Some hope to blaze a trail of scientic discovery or medical healing. Many want to become acclaimed atheletes and sports [...]
Jordan Thomas Foundation 10th Annual Golf Tournament - Hole Sponsorships only Jordan Thomas Foundation 10th Annual Golf Tournament - Hole Sponsorships only WHAT: Jordan Thomas Foundation 10th Annual Golf Tournament WHEN: Sunday, September 26th, 2016 7:00 p.m. at the Chattanooga Golf and Country Club WHERE: Chattanooga Golf and Country Club Chattanooga, TN [...]
Jordan Thomas Foundation 2016 Low Country Boil Tenth annual Jordan Thomas Foundation event! WHAT: 10th Annual Low Country Boil WHEN: Sunday, September 25th, 2016 6:00 p.m. at Stratton Hall (new time) WHERE: Stratton Hall 3146 Broad Street Chattanooga, TN 37402 Admission: $50.00 Young Patron < 31 yrs old $85.00 Patron - General seating [...]
Jordan Takes Manhattan On the anniversary of his accident, Jordan Thomas visits Yankee Stadium to speak with CNN about his foundation, which provides prosthetic limbs for children in need.
16 Year Old Started Foundation Helping Buy Prosthetics Official CNN Transcripts: (original here) [14:46:53] BALDWIN: Just talking to my next guest here. We are live. It is election year. One priority for a number of Americans is health care. That's been the priority for Jordan Thomas, who, at age 16, was in a [...]
Images from our 2015 Annual Event!
Thank you for making this young man smile!
Here is Mohammed, walking with his first prosthesis! How awesome is he?!