The Brave Story of Cowboy Joel Gagnon


Welcome to The Big Impact Episode 123 and the inspiring story of the Gagnon family. Having fostered over 30 children from around the world and adopting 5 special needs kids into their family, this selfless family was confronted by a difficult situation – bullying of their son, Joel.

Instead of falling into anger or victimhood, they decided to tackle the matter head on, in hopes of helping others. Now, children around the world can read about

in a book written by the family to help educate kids on how to treat others who don’t look the same as they do.


Book: Cowboy Joel and the Wild Wild West

Website: Lost Sparrows & Joels Friends

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