Orange Socks Stories
Changing Minds and Inspiring Life
Brenna was born with Harlequin Ichthyosis, a rare skin condition that requires constant care. Her condition teaches that beauty is more than what you see.
Max was born with numerous medical complications involving his heart and brain. His short life brought his parents much joy and peace.
Will has three older siblings and all of them have a disability. His childhood wasn’t “normal” but his siblings have shaped him into who he is today.
Chase has Chromosomal Deletion 9Q, a rare genetic condition, and a cleft lip and palate. Despite all the unknowns, his parents live each day to the fullest.
Tessier Cleft lip gives Christian a very different appearance from other kids but he is a typical 6-year-old that brings his family joy every day.
When their son is born with Achondroplasia, Kelly and Zac rely on God for comfort and strength in order to find peace with their new family dynamic.
When Jackie was diagnosed with CHARGE syndrome, her mom was overwhelmed by all of her impairments. Since then, she’s learned to enjoy every day with her.
Josh and Megan learned to embrace their lives with their son who has Apert syndrome. He requires a lot of surgeries but they see him as a complete joy.
Evanna was born with DiGeorge syndrome. A 400-day hospital stay wasn’t easy for her parents but it strengthened their marriage and love for their daughter.
A routine prenatal ultrasound showed Katherine’s baby had shorter limbs than was typical. Baby Arabella was misdiagnosed with fatal disorders twice while in utero. Katherine and Jeff refused to terminate the pregnancy. It wasn’t until she was born that they got...
Karen was surprised when her son was born with Down syndrome. She hopes that through her work, the world will be more accepting of those with disabilities.
When her son was born with Cornelia de Lange syndrome, Lauricia relied on family and outside resources for support and to learn about this rare disorder.