Pleads To Never Give Up
May 17, 2008 | Author Ron Heagy
For Immediate Release Portland, OR, USA…There are millions of individuals with disabilities worldwide.
Approximately 60 million live in America.
was paralyzed from the neck down in a surfing accident at the age of 18.
For over 25 years, speaking from his
has inspired audiences of all ages, with his
With an overcoming attitude, Ron
has attained unbelievable success, in spite of enormous daily struggles.
has taught himself to paint with a brush in his
teeth, creating beautiful oil paintings.
is a highly sought-after speaker.
has spoken to millions of individuals internationally, delivering his
message of hope, heart, and inspiration, and a reason to never give up.
states, "My goal is to assist everyone in choosing to turn negatives into positives, losses into gains, to become better, not bitter.
As an author of two published books, Life is An Attitude and Never Give Up, Ron
readers to be all that they can be.
Living his own life message, using a stick in his teeth to type, he received his master's degree in social work (1992).
was awarded Disabled Oregonian of the Year (1995).
was commissioned to paint a poster for the Nike World Master Games (1998), produced an award-winning biographical documentary (2000), and received Congressional Business Man of the Year Award (2001).
has been featured in hundreds of publications,as well as on a program hosted by Martin Luther King III (that was scheduled to premier September 11, 2001 in New York City).
In 2005, Ron
and his wife Kelli, in spite of all odds, naturally conceived Gracie Lee.
Ron is the founder of Life Is An Attitude, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides adaptable equipment and modern technology to individuals with disabilities.
has also designed and developed "Camp Never Give Up," fully wheelchair accessible facilities enabled the disabled to experience the great outdoors.
In August of 2000, the first Camp became a reality in Oregon.
Camp Maui is on its way.
"Ron Heagy Jr.
is truly one of the most inspiring leaders I have ever met!
Like my father, he
has not allowed his
circumstance to inhibit his
You are not the same after meeting Ron Heagy!
-quote Martin Luther King III
To contact, schedule or to receive additional information on Ron
, you can visit his
website at www.rollonron.com, email him at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office at (541) 924-3985.