"Creativity is a healing force"- Clint Benson Doyle
Clint Doyle experienced brain damage from an early age after surviving sudden cardiac arrest. Doctors told his parents he may not survive. But he has. And today, one brushstroke at a time, Clint helps children imagine their dreams and then turn them into reality.
The immense freedom, rush and satisfaction of paddling in the ocean are feelings watermen know well.
Roughly 40 volunteers from Hawaii Lifeguard Surf Instructors, Halona’s Ocean Tours, Anelakai Adventures and the Hawaii County Fire Department helped people with disabilities know that same thrill Wednesday morning in Keauhou Bay.
“I want to give children toys at Christmas that usually don’t get anything, and give them food” was one of 9-year-old Jonathan Dale Miller’s final wishes after learning in 1998 that he had adrenoleukodystrophy, a rare and progressive illness.