Meet Brenda and Wanda
Hospitals have been hit with $158.1 billion in federal funding cuts since 2010. Every dollar cut has a real impact on real people. Cuts make it harder for hospital heroes like Brenda to care for patients and serve their communities, while patients like Wanda—who so deeply rely on the help of their caregivers—might wait longer for care in their times of need.
Mallory Marconi’s journey to becoming a Hospital Hero started the same place she was born. Read Mallory's Story
When Disaster Strikes: Part 1
In 2011, the town of Joplin, Missouri was devastated by an F5 tornado—the strongest imaginable. Watch the video