Whenever I think of a brighter future, I think of a time when everybody gets the same opportunities, regardless of their income, culture, religion, age, ability or race.
Instead of celebrating diversity, we’ve ended up twisting and judging differences, and alike attitudes fracture our society.
So, to create a world of unity and peace, we must recognize that everybody is shaped by communities, cultures, and experiences, therefore we must treat each other with understanding and empathy.
Let’s embrace diversity!
Joao Stanganelli Jr. from Brazil is doing it. This very kind-hearted grandpa is suffering from a skin condition known as vitiligo, and has decided to do something for kids that are suffering from the same condition.
Vitiligo is a condition, which makes certain parts of the skin to lose pigment, and they turn white with sharp margins.
It is neither dangerous nor infectious, yet in a general public concentrated on our physical appearance, it is very unpleasant, particularly for kids. Children experiencing vitiligo are frequently harassed by their schoolmates and companions.
Joao has been living with vitiligo for more than three decades. His first indications of vitiligo showed up at 38 years old. He had a vocation in the gastronomy business, yet a heart condition definitely transformed him.
In order to stay healthy and active, he took up crocheting together with his wife.
The principal thing he did was a doll for their granddaughter, and he added a few fixes to it, for the young lady to consistently recollect him. Along these lines, Vitilinda, an excellent doll with spots on the skin, was made.
He at that point got the plan to make progressively comprehensive dolls that will spread the message to youngsters to regard and esteem the incapacitated. However, the most significant objective is to support the confidence of kids who live with vitiligo and lift their spirits.
From the outset my fingers and back hurt a ton, today no more. I’m not yet resigned, despite everything I keep up my old work with nourishment, however significantly less seriously. Right now I invest 90% of my energy with the dolls. I have numerous requests.
He additionally has a Facebook and Instagram page to show his manifestations. Various individuals admitted to him that their friends and family have been embarrassed or avoided by others because of their conditions, and raised his work.
He claims he feels great in his body, and wonders why people are so engrossed with physical appearance, while nobody thinks about their character.
Joao also added:
I look at vitiligo as a way of being different from the general, and I think that it is necessary first that you have vitiligo, after this acceptance you can choose what you want to do. And still to this day I quote Benjamin Disraeli: ‘Life is too short to be small.’
The horrible sports, are the ones on the character!