Posts Tagged ‘transcending pain’

Heidi Stokes Wins the Triumph Award

October 26, 2008


Heidi Stokes

Yesterday, I wrote about how Heidi Stokes and her family have triumphed over a variety of health challenges. On April 18, 2008, in San Francisco, Heidi was presented with a very special award by the National Pain Foundation (NPF).

According to the NPF website, the Triumph Award is presented to an individual living with pain who has made a significant difference in the lives of others. It was presented to Heidi Stokes for her amazing courage and strength in the face of daily pain, for her ability to bring joy to those around her despite her own challenges, and for her example of finding beauty and possibility (more…)