Bethany Hamilton has announced that she has partnered up with BYOU and has launched a two week campaign to raise money for her new foundation, Friends of Bethany, which supports shark attack survivors, traumatic amputees, and serves to inspire others through her life story.
With BYOU’s motto “B-Inspired! B-Involved! B-Empowered!” Bethany was excited to join BYOU to not only raise money for her foundation but also bring a positive message to her fans. The new Signature Series designs incorporate sayings like: Be A Soul Surfer, Born To B-A Surfer, B-Inspiring and Pray For Surf.
The designs will be printed on various apparel and merchandise that will be featured on the website. For every item sold during the two-week campaign, $7 of every purchase will go to Bethany’s Foundation.
A source of inspiration to millions through her story of faith, determination, and hope, Bethany Hamilton continues to set an example to millions around the world. Bethany’s story blew-up hundreds of media outlets after a 14-foot tiger shark attacked her on October 31, 2003. Bethany’s positive attitude during her journey through recovery has inspired so many people across the world. Through her strong Christian faith, she was able to get back on her board and fulfill her lifelong dream of becoming a professional surfer. Bethany conquered a huge life hurdle, accomplished her dream, and is now traveling the world as a motivational speaker using a podium, as well as her website to inspire people all over the world. The Friends of Bethany Foundation, was created by some of her family and friends with the goal of supporting and encouraging shark attack survivors and traumatic amputees worldwide.