Marathon bombings survivor and dancer Adrianne Haslet-Davis, determined to triumph over tragedy, has become a driving force behind the Limbs for Life Foundation, which is taking part in #GivingTuesday today for the first time.

Haslet-Davis, 34, who lost her lower left leg in the April 15, 2013, blasts but returned to dancing, says in a promotional video: “Giving someone a prosthetic is giving them back control of their life. Give the gift of mobility. Give the gift of independence. Give a limb for life.”

Read the full article in the Boston Herald here.