Local Woman Awarded Spirit of Hope

Published 04/22 2014 04:52PM

Updated 04/23 2014 04:53PM

Elizabeth Grant of Peoria has been battling cancer for 10 years. She was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004. The disease is stage four and has now spread to her bones, brain and liver. But Elizabeth continues to pursue every treatment available and she shares her journey, both medical and personal, through her blog, Dead Man Skipping.
Elizabeth's determination and strength have inspired many others and sparked the Hult Center for Healthy Living to choose Elizabeth as it's 2014 Spirit of Hope award winner. The honor will be handed out during the annual Spirit of Living dinner on Thursday, April 24th.
Elizabeth shares more on her reaction to the award and what it means to her to inspire others.

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