Beating The Odds: Valentino’s OMS Journey

Beating The Odds: Valentino’s OMS Journey

“Here we are eight years later, and Valentino beat the odds.” – The Ricciotti family   A smile is worth a thousand words, that’s why Valentino Ricciotti’s family was so confused when seemingly overnight, his smile just vanished. Little did they know, the once...
Always A Warrior: Emme’s OMS Journey

Always A Warrior: Emme’s OMS Journey

“The battles you fight can be rough, but you will always be a warrior.” – Emme Ritzenthaler Emme is not your typical teen, while she’s excited about planning her future, it’s the past that’s made her journey to get here more difficult. Diagnosed with OMS at the...
Taking On Anything: Alexa’s OMS Journey

Taking On Anything: Alexa’s OMS Journey

“She has shown, so far, she can take on anything thrown her way.” Alexa Jennings is a busy pre-teen, dividing her time between friends, volleyball, girl scouts, and church. She excels in school and hopes to one day become a teacher. Alexa’s future looks bright despite...