A girl’s anger transformed into a woman’s advocacy

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Growing up with spinal muscular atrophy, a genetic neuromuscular disease that affects all muscles of the body, can bring social challenges for anyone.  For Alice Wong, the challenges made her angry.  Rather than the anger becoming a negative impact on her adult life, she has been able to utilize it to fight for her rights and those of others with… Continue Reading A girl’s anger transformed into a woman’s advocacy

Draw Disability by Kevin Ruh

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Speaking with my sister about disability seems like a natural conversation. The only thing is that my sister Sara does not see disability the same way as me. Sara has a harder time putting her finger on exactly what the term even means. Her reaction made me think of why it seemed to be such a clear cut thing in… Continue Reading Draw Disability by Kevin Ruh

Community Catalyst Award

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Community Catalyst Award Organization: TecAccess LLC  Name: Debra  Ruh Title: CEO & Founder 1.  What do you feel has been your most notable contribution to catalyzing positive tech-related community action or access in RVA in recent years? TecAccess’s continuum of effort to make technology and technology-enabled access available to everyone in our society, particularly wounded warriors and the aging, is… Continue Reading Community Catalyst Award