The Kadish Family has established a fundraising campaign in Ethan's honor with #HelpHOPELive, a nonprofit organization that has been assisting the transplant community for 30 years. In 2000, they expanded their mission to include those who have sustained a catastrophic injury. All contributions are tax-deductible, are held by HelpHOPELive.org in the Great Lakes Catastrophic Injury Fund and are administered by HelpHOPELive for injury-related expenses only. ... See MoreSee Less
Inspired by his friend, Ethan Kadish, who suffered a life-altering brain injury, the 14-year-old inventor developed a groundbreaking communication device to help people with disabilities gain their voice. The repurposed class project helped Kadish communicate with his family for the first time in mo...
Our dear Ethan,
Today you turn 16 and we are exceptionally proud of the strength, courage and determination you show us every day. We see that all of your hard work during therapies is making an improvement in your comfort and progress toward recovery. This was not the path that you or we ever envisioned--yet you are paving the way and teaching us how to see the good in every day. We love you, and your brother and sister more than we can ever express. Mazel Tov on this milestone birthday. Here's to the year ahead!
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