These Humans Matter
Jason Becker Guitar Description: Jason is an amazing soul and a man after user's heart. A young guitar virtuouso, diagnosed at aged 20 with ALS, (Motor Neurone Disease in the UK) just as he was seeing success from his solo recordings and was about to take off on tour with David Lee Roth. He now 'speaks' his own language, writes incredible music and lives an amazing life - with a blink of his eye ;) He has not let the condition stop him kicking ass, having sexy hair and a true sense of self. This user adores Jason and his family.
Charities that matter
ALSTDI Description: Just what it says. The institute does amazing works in the US, to further research and development of a cure for ASL (Motor Neurone Disease) As well as supporting those who live with this life changing condition. Link goes to the donation page.
UK Motor Neurone Disease Association. Description: As above, in the UK. No less important. Link goes to donation page
Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Description: The charity founded by the late *great* Christoper Reeve. Dedicated to research and advocacy, on behalf of those living with spinal injury. Chris Reeve is a hero the user. Link goes to donation page.
Whizz-Kidz - Description: Amazing charity that provides disabled kids in the UK with the means to get out and about independently - with custom wheelchairs, Trikes and bikes! Whizz-Kidz aims to improve the quality of life of disabled children and young people in the UK, through the provision of customised mobility equipment. They also provide help and advice to the children and their families and raising awareness of mobility-related issues through national campaigning.
Description: Neopets is a free community, where you can explore the mythical world of Neopia. Adopt a Neopet, make points by playing free games and use the points to feed and play with your pet. You can also have your own Shop, Gallery, Website and Neohome. A great free site for all ages. Though, it is mainly aimed at kids. Loads of mythical species to choose from, with paid options for dedicated players.
Description: Freethought Internet have been this user's webspace provider for over 4 years. In that time, I have seen no downtime AT ALL. Prices are excellent and the customer service is the quickest I have ever experienced.