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MEET TANYA – My name is Tanya Lynn Browning I am 44 years old I was born on January 5 1972 in Laguna Pueblo, NM.  I love to read my favorite books are VC Andrews and dork diaries and Steven King and Tony Hillerman I also like music and movies and writing I am so […]

MEET KYLE – Growing up, I was bullied for being different. I felt like an outsider. Until July 8, 2005 (that’s 11 years ago today) when I was diagnosed with Digenesis (born without) of the Corpus Callosum. Then things started to make sense to me. My life began and I started living. Why was my […]

MEET WILLIAM – William is a loving brother, uncle and friend. He is real fitness fan. He runs, weight lifts, plays basketball, baseball, golf and practices archery. He has worked as a fitness coach, landscaper, and is currently a roofer. MY STORY — William was born into a chaotic situation marked by his mother’s addictions […]

MEET REBECCA – I am an adoptee who searched and found.I live with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. I was diagnosed by a pediatric geneticist in Albanu New York. I WROTE A book about my journey: https://www.amazon.com/Tenacity-Rebecca-Tillou-ebook/dp/B01F31JYC MY STORY – My name is Rebecca, and I was diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome at 34 years old. Diagnosed […]

Marching into Day 13 – we are meeting some extraordinary people. Heather reached out to us and said count me in. Thank you to all the adults who are standing tall in their Red Shoes Rock! MEET HEATHER – Hi. I am Heather. She is passionate about helping others in Alcohol and drug recovery as […]

MEET VAL – I’m sober since 2005. And despite losing all my family I have maintained my sobriety…I trusted professionals and still do and today “Thanks to professionals, I can help others in many ways….I encourage people…I continue to look for a brighter side to life. MY STORY – I am a 57 year old […]

MEET MATT – I’m a speaker/ trainer and advocate for FASD and had the opportunity to work with Ministry of Child and youth services Ontario and many communities along the way in raising the awareness of FASD. Being a graduate of the only program in Canada and holding a job as an FASD worker in […]

Day 8 International Red Shoes Rock Virtual Relay Race – Lee from the UK! Hi Lee. I don’t think I know someone from the UK – oh the United Kingdom. No don’t think I knew someone with FASD from there either. So this will be a good day – tell me all about castles! We […]

Day Five of our 90 Day Count Down to September 9 – This International Red Shoes Rock Virtual Relay is FUN!  Mac has been busy collecting friends and sharing them. We are so appreciative of each of you! We’re loving the action. People are out strutting and jumping and rolling and climbing with their RedShoesRock. […]

It’s Day 4 of our countdown to 90 days before International FASDay on September 9… Andrew you are an inspiration – your running feet brought the thought of FASD to the forefront of everyone of us that voted for your Runner’s World nomination… Thank you for being you. All the best in speaking. You ran […]