Stories of Hope

Terrence Hamilton, Jr.

15 years old
Memphis, Tennessee

Terrence was diagnosed with TSC when he was 3 days old. He is home schooled and is in the 10th grade, living at home with his parents. He is passionate about life, boxing, acting and modeling.

Terrence likes watching “Rocky” movies and engages in dynamic boxing drills daily. He aspires to be an actor/model, police officer and owners of an inclusive gym.Terrence loves several quotes from Rocky Balboa, including: “Every champion was once a contender who refuses to give up,” “If I can change, you can change, everybody can change,” and “It ain’t about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can hit and keeping moving forward.”

Terrence says, “Seizures are scary, but I don’t give up. I am a champion like Rocky!”