Be A Superhero Project

Be A Superhero Project
To uncover the Superheroes that walk among us everyday and share their stories to inspire you to be a better version of yourself!

Jayla’s Friends: One Woman’s Journey of Using Her Own Darkness to Bring The Light!
Apr 25 • 37 min
Jennifer Trigilio was abused at the innocent age of 4. This is her amazing story of how she wouldn’t let that define her. She has used that darkness in her life as motivation to create Jayla’s Friends! It’s an organization dedicated to the treatment and…
Sweet Buffalo with Founder Kimberly LaRussa
Apr 11 • 34 min
Kimberly LaRussa was tired of all the press that focused on the negative so she created Sweet Buffalo! It is a news site and community that brings uplifting stories to the world. She also created a nonprofit that has raised funds to help several families…
Hope Rises
Apr 4 • 49 min
Hope Rises was started to spread more good news into our world! In under two years, Kate Glaser, founder, has published over a 1000 uplifting and heartwarming articles and has help several people in need! She is a beacon of light!
Bountiful Loaves & Fishes Love Ministry
Mar 21 • 50 min
Jamie and Daryl Swanson felt alone and abandoned after their three children were diagnosed with special needs. Although they felt ostracized by family, friends and society, they remained faithful and kept praying for a sign or a light at end of the…
Getting Better Everyday!
Mar 14 • 44 min
Brian was in a near fatal car accident. The doctors told his family to expect the worse. They didn’t know Brian. Brian has defied all the odds laid before him and is now back on the court coaching at the high school level.
Paying It Forward
Mar 8 • 37 min
Supermom Debbie Cordone discusses her amazing journey of helping her autistic son live the best possible life he can! After they received life-changing help from the Kennedy Krieger Institute, she vowed to pay it forward. She created Fantastic Friends of…
My Teenage Depression and How To Help Your Teen
Mar 4 • 30 min
It was well beyond my teenage years before I admitted it, but I suffered from depression as a teen. In today’s episode I talk about my experience going through it and what helped me. I also discuss parental characteristics that I observed during my…
No Stone Left Unturned! A Family’s 6 Year Journey For A Diagnosis
Feb 28 • 77 min
Join me today, as my dear friend, Krista Furgala shares her family’s story of their six year journey to find out her son’s diagnosis of DYRK1A Syndrome.
What’s Coming in 2019!
Feb 26 • 4 min
Here’s a quick little episode where I outline what is coming up for the podcast and project. I also unveil the exciting reason for my absence the past few months!
Steve Leonard: The Definition of a Selfless Man
Dec 3, 2018 • 49 min
Steve was a true Superhero to his family, friends and community that lost his battle with cancer at the young age of 30. His memory and legacy live on through the Steven Leonard Jr Foundation!
My Emily: Still Inspiring From Above
Nov 13, 2018 • 76 min
2x Amazon Best Selling Author and Keynote Speaker Matt Patterson tells the amazing story of his first born daughter Emily’s story from being diagnosed with down syndrome at birth to battling leukemia at the young age of 2.
Change or Die
Nov 6, 2018 • 54 min
Here is Survival Coach Nicholas Tarantino’s story of how a troubled home and childhood led him down a path of drugs, alcohol and sex that nearly took his life.
The Test Results Are In; Your Unborn Child Has Down Syndrome.
Oct 22, 2018 • 24 min
Emily Mondschein’s 3 year journey from her son’s diagnosis of down syndrome to bringing Gigi’s Playhouse to Buffalo.
What’s Your Vision? Why haven’t you started on it yet?
Oct 15, 2018 • 17 min
What is holding you back from bringing your vision to fruition?
They’re Dead
Sep 30, 2018 • 20 min
Origin story of the orphan co-founder of the Be A Superhero Project!