Anora is a 2nd grader from Harrison, TN. She loves horseback riding and doing community activities at Signal Centers, Miracle League of Chattanooga. She has also done lots of Volunteer work for her school including cleaning, painting, and donating supplies for the next school year.
Anora has not only touched so many people’s lives with her free-spirited, fearless outlook but has taught so many about inclusion. Anora has a never-give-up attitude towards life. She has learned to overcome and adapt to life with a smile on her face, never once letting her disability define her or her capabilities.
Anora uses a power wheelchair due to having Cerebral Palsy. Her mother says “She is a beautiful young lady inside and out. She is not only an amazing role model but has made a huge impact in her community.”
Her family views her as thoughtful, adventurous, courageous, fearless, and warmhearted.
Liberty Barnum is a 13-year old from Hixson, TN At the age of 7, Libby sustained an incomplete C6-T1 spinal cord injury. Since then, she was chosen as the 2013 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Ambassador. As the CMNH Ambassador for North Carolina, she was invited to tour children’s hospitals in Orlando, FL. and meet former President Obama in the White House. She regularly has the audience of our government officials and has received multiple awards for her advocacy.
Skylar is a student from Ooltewah, Tennessee. She actively participates in dream league baseball, upwards cheerleading, and SPARCS water skiing and Trike-a-Thon. She also enjoys music class. Skylar has a desire to participate in anything she possibly can. She faces life head-on with a happy smile on her face. During the Ms. Wheelchair Tennessee Crowning Ceremony, she expects to have a fun, wonderful learning experience. She looks forward to meeting new friends along the way. Skylar has cerebral palsy. Skylar and her family say she is smiling, loving, unforgettable, special, and imaginative.