I was recently made aware of Tonya Dreher and Chris Balch, two remarkable people who are about to leave on a journey to Everest, where he will raise a flag with 1,000 names of children who have DMD or have fallen by it. I was humbled to see my little boy's name on this flag.

Here's to people like Mr. Balch ... who build others up, offer hope and encouragement and are trying to raise awareness for this relatively invisible, fatal disease.

You can learn about their quest for hope here: