Dennis “DJ” Bowman

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Helping DJ find his dog Like any parent, I strive to do everything possible to give my child an opportunity to live a happy, healthy life and give him the best possible future. My son Dennis, (or DJ) has Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, ADHD, fine and gross motor delay, Epilepsy, selective mustism, anxiety, speech delays,… Read more »

Dustin “Jacob” Vega

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Waiting for his best friend Dustin “Jacob” Vega is a 13 year old, who was diagnosed with Generalized Epileptic Seizures, Along with Depression, Asthma, and Sleep Disorder.   Jacob loves Lego’s, video games and helping others. He is a deacon in our church and is active in Boy Scouts. But his true love is music,… Read more »

Kayden Wilson

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Helping Kayden on his quest for a service dog Kayden is a loving goofy 8 year old boy.  He loves monkeys, skylanders, playing his Xbox, playing games on his tablet, and watching the Disney Channel.  At a young age we knew Kayden was different than other kids.  He was not talking yet at the age… Read more »

Jacob Sprowl

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Jake’s Cause Jacob Sprowl is a wonderful, caring 11 year old child that is caught up in the turmoil of a disorder that leaves him frustrated and exhausted. Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neurological disorder characterized by repetitive, stereotyped, involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics. TS, as it is often referred to, is more common… Read more »

Mark Tyskiewicz

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Imagine: Mark with a life-changing service dog imageMark is a 13 year old boy who loves his iPads, loves to read books, loves to swim, and enjoys playing with his stuffed “friends”. Mark was born with a rare genetic disorder that causes him to have multiple disabilities and global developmental delays. Mark spent the first… Read more »

Karen wins Character Award in Eagle Rare competition!

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Well friends, the votes have been counted and the judges at Eagle Rare have made their determinations. After months of rallying behind our Founder, Karen Shirk, we are pleased to announce that thanks to your commitment and tireless support, Karen has been selected for the Character Award in this year’s Eagle Rare Life competition! There… Read more »

Karen Shirk announced as Top 20 Finalist in Eagle Rare Bourbon Rare Life Contest!

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Eagle Rare Bourbon Announces the Top 20 Current 2014 Rare Life Award Nominees There’s Still Time to Vote for your Favorite or Nominate Someone!   FRANKFORT, Franklin County, Ky (Oct. 2, 2013) Eagle Rare Bourbon Whiskey announces the current voting tallies for its 2014 Rare Life Award, an award that recognizes people whose lives embody Eagle Rare’s… Read more »

4 Paws for Ability is once again participating as a CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) charity!

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Dear 4 Paws families: 4 Paws for Ability is once again participating as a CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) charity! For those of you unfamiliar with this program, it was enacted into law by John F. Kennedy as the method of soliciting federal and military employees to allocate a certain dollar amount from their paychecks to… Read more »