State: Columbus, OH
Facility: Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Charles sustained serious injuries when he and his brother were involved in a motor vehicle accident. His numerous injuries, including a traumatic brain injury, presented great challenges for a young man of only 17 years of age. Charles faced his many challenges with a great deal of grace and determination. Although rehab could be very challenging and frustrating at times, Charles did his best to keep a positive attitude.
Charles’ strong work ethic was a benefit to him as he found himself in the midst of some of the greatest challenges of his life. Rehab is hard work but Charles was ready to give 100% to become stronger and more independent. He refused to give up. He made wonderful progress and has been an inspiration to many people.