Bilateral AK Amputee Ukrainian Solider Walking Strong on Two Prosthetic Legs

Mykhailo arrived at POA about two months ago as part of a group of Ukrainian soldiers brought to the US by the nonprofit organization Revived Soldiers Ukraine.  In that time he has dedicated himself to learning how to walk on prosthetic legs and becoming strong enough to walk unassisted. Yesterday, Mykhailo walked around our building, […]

Marko Cheseto World Best Chicago Marathon for Double Amputee

Marko Cheseto finished 250 overall, 31st in his age group with a time of 2:37:23 at the Chicago Marathon today, smashing the existing World Record of 2:42:24 that he set six months ago at the Boston Marathon! Way to go, Marko — you did it! Your POA family was cheering you all the way to […]

Play is Part of the Prosthetic Fitting Process for POA Kids! 

Two of our favorite 2-year-olds, Sammy and Gianna, were fit with new prosthetic legs last week. “POA playtime” is important…that’s when we make sure everything is set up right and ready for some intense toddler action! (and we like to have fun) #WeloveourPOAkids

POA’s Celeste Corcoran on Today Show this Morning

POA’s Celeste Corcoran appeared on the Today Show this morning with along with her daughter, Sydney and sister Carmen to talk about the upcoming Boston Marathon and all the emotions connected with it. You are looking strong and beautiful, Celeste. Our hearts will be with you! #CorcoranStrong   #CelesteRocks Visit for breaking news, world news, […]