Go Get It Life Stories

Gratitude Challenge Hangout 1

On Monday, January 12th, Theo Rossi began a three-part series of Google Hangouts with winners of the #GratitudeChallenge.  You can see a full list of winners and their stories on this blog page.  More than one thousand submissions came in from all over the world, and 18 people were chosen as winners of the challenge. […]

Rock And a Hard Place

My name is Trent, and I’m an addict.  Not once, as a child growing up in a christian home with both parents, did they ever think their oldest son would make that admission….who would ever want to admit that. Not to mention, the typical family in the heart of the Bible Belt in east Texas […]

A Mother’s Love Knows No Bounds

By: Randel Wunschel For years, my mother was always the one to give back. She took in my friends in high school, who’s parents mistreated them, helped get several of them off drugs and on a good path to being better people and better parents. She rescued 27 feral cats in our neighborhood and did […]

Teacher Once Bullied Now an Inspiration for Students

By: Terry McDermott My name is Terry McDermott. I am a husband, father, teacher, veteran, and mentor for others. Although self-confidence comes easy for me today, growing up was another story. I was the scrawny, pimple faced kid who was lost and had no direction. To make matters worse, I had a learning disability (later […]

Stuart Scott, A Go Get It LIFE

Today, the #GoGetItLIFE team honors Stuart Scott.  A man known for his enthusiastic work ethic, kindness, love of family and determination through a seven year battle with cancer.  The 21-year veteran of ESPN passed away Sunday at the age of 49.  Longtime ESPN enthusiasts know Scott for his colorful sports reporting and signature lines such as “Boo-Yah!” and […]

Tasty Way to Help Dogs in Need

By: Kayla Miller Here is my (video) submission for the Gratitude Challenge. This challenge really hit home for me because I rescued Dr. Brown two years ago and it was the best decision I ever made. It really made me feel good to know I was able to help other dogs that were in his […]