Penelope Pearson of New London volunteers as a peer mentor for the New Hampshire Spinal Cord Injury Association. She helps individuals with spinal cord injuries with the "emotional battle" that comes with spinal cord injury.
Maureen Hade of Manchester was trying to help her son Dane through difficult cancer treatment. She found support in talking with a Childhood Cancer Lifeline volunteer who knew what she was going through. Dane is seven now, and knows he's a survivor.
Kathy Roberge of Belmont had to spend her savings - including her work clothes - to pay for medical care for her fiancee. Dress for Success helped Kathy find professional clothes during a financially tough time.