News Stories from National Dwarfism Awareness Month 2010

Article on Mike Shipp from Cleveland, Ohio
Cleveland Daily Banner, October 13, 2010

Article on Zach McKay, senior in high school, football player, homecoming king, and LPA member.
San Diego Union Tribune, October 17, 2010

Arizona anti-bullying crusaders stand tall in defense of little people
AZ Central.com, October 15, 2010
Featuring Mark Trombino, President of the Arizona chapter, and Gail and Brittney Blackburn

Little is known about little people.  Organization trying to create awareness
Winnipeg Free Press, October 21, 2010
Featuring Little People of Manitoba's President, Connie Magalhaes

Becoming aware about little people in October and beyond; clearing up some misconceptions
The Uniter, Canada, October 21, 2010
Article by Sarah Manteuffel


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News Stories from National Dwarfism Awareness Month 2009

Nineteen year old college student speaks at elementary school about dwarfism.  A very nice article.

Size Doesn't Matter on the Valhalla Football Team
LPA member and high school junior Zachary McKay is profiled in this video.

Article published October 7 in the Columbia (Missouri) Daily Tribune. Click to read here.

Article from the Telegraph Herald - Dubuque, Iowa, about the District 6 and District 9 Regional Meeting, featuring April Brazier, District 6 Director.

Here is another great article from the Telegraph Herald focusing on the DAAA events at their Regional Meeting.

Bill Russell, from WA, was named by the Navy and Department of Defense Disabled Employee of the Year...read more.