Overcoming Negative Body Image

Negative Body Image: How To Overcome It

What a beautiful world it would be if every woman were able to see themselves through the eyes of their Maker. “…For the Lord sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” – 1 Samuel 16:7. In a culture that breeds vanity, negative body image is something that most women …

Ledbetter Friendships

Friendships Through Ledbetter

At Team Ledbetter, we consider each other family. Although states and even oceans separate us, the physical distance has not stopped genuine and close friendships from forming within our community. One such friendship is that between Alexis Farrell, from New York City, Laura Townson, from Ottawa, Canada, Kailan Kalina from Seattle, and Emily Dahlenburg from Oklahoma. They are best friends …

Why Putting Yourself First Is Not Selfish

Why Putting Yourself First Is Not Selfish

Flight attendants always advise us to put on our oxygen masks first, before assisting others with theirs. When I first heard this, I thought it was very selfish – shouldn’t we save our loved ones before ourselves? In hindsight, I’ve realized you cannot help others without first helping yourself – in the same manner, you cannot love others without first …

How Joshua Built His Dream Company

How I Overcame Discrimination To Build My Dream Company

Ledbetter began in Joshua’s parents’ basement in 2010 due to the fact that he was unable to find a job within the Sports and Exercise Science field. Throughout that year, he faced discrimination in many job interviews because of being deaf. He was born with 100% hearing loss in both ears and uses sign language to communicate with others. Not …

The Ledbetter Movement

The Ledbetter Movement

The Ledbetter Movement There are three main components that make up every individual: the mind, the body, and the soul. Each holds equal importance in shaping who a person is and their overall health. Ledbetter is a family of people from all over the world striving to live the most fulfilling lives possible and achieve goals through connecting and strengthening the …