Exactly five years ago, theCHIVE introduced the world to Taylor Morris. He was 23 years old – a Navy bomb tech fresh off the battlefield in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. He had sustained massive injuries from an (IED) that detonated under his feet and became only the fifth person at Walter Reed to ever survive a four-limb amputation.
Around that time, he met theCHIVE’s own John Resig who wanted to help. He charged theCHIVERS with raising $30,000 for the down payment on Taylor’s dream cabin. What happened next made history. Read the full story, then become a monthly donor to help Chive Charities Hulk-smash more goals and change more lives like Taylor’s.