GRACEDBYGRIT foundation blog

Our monthly blog features women and girls who share their personal stories of GRIT, adversity and triumph. Each interview features our GRIT Formula that provides a framework for processing “gritty moments.”

GRIT Formula Interview: Lacey Henderson

GRIT Formula Interview: Lacey Henderson

MEET Lacey                        From a promising young athlete to a girl battling the rarest form of cancer to an Olympic Games participant, Lacey Henderson's story is one of maddening hardship, inspiring perseverance and overcoming adversity. After being diagnosed...

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GRIT Formula Interview: Alana Nichols

GRIT Formula Interview: Alana Nichols

MEET Alana                        She is an American Paralympic wheelchair basketball player, alpine skier and paraconoe. She is now a five-time Paralympian winning in 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2016; and a six-time medalist (3 gold, 2 silver, and 1 bronze) In Alpine...

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GRIT Formula Interview: Abigail Taft

GRIT Formula Interview: Abigail Taft

MEET Abigail                        Hi! I'm Abigail. I'm a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist based in Cleveland. I believe there's nothing that impacts your health more than the food you eat. I LOVE food and I love showing people how to make healthy and delicious food...

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GRIT Formula Interview: Nikki Lang

GRIT Formula Interview: Nikki Lang

MEET Nikki                       Nikki Lang is a retired English teacher and girls lacrosse coach who now specializes in therapeutic yoga and personalized self-care. With over 1000 hours of training, Nikki is passionate about making self-care personal, not commercial....

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