Napoleon

Napoleon

Of all the patients we’ve treated through Standing With Hope’s prosthetic limb ministry, Napoleon’s story grabs us even stronger than most. When a transformer blew, Napoleon was knocked unconscious, and awoke to find himself suspended in his harness...
Kraig Helberg 1959-2015

Kraig Helberg 1959-2015

Since 2007,  Kraig Helberg served as a frequent prosthetist on trips with Standing With Hope, as well as a senior prosthetic adviser to this ministry. Bringing his more than twenty years of experience, Kraig’s mechanical skills and his lengthy knowledge of...
It RESIN-ates

It RESIN-ates

Polymer of epichlorohydrin and bisphenol A (Acrylic Resin) Acrylic Resin is critical to the work we do for amputees in Ghana.  We laminate the custom-fitted sockets with this material.   Acrylic Resin helps form the lightweight and durable socket for the prosthesis to...
Gerald

Gerald

Injured while on the job more than 25 years ago, Gerald Deason (pictured with his wife, Dina) experienced a horrific accident that claimed his right leg. Trusting God with this loss, Gerald matched his desire to help others with his  love of machinery and working with...
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