Shaun's story is of a young man who experienced an incredible
and amazing journey with insurmountable joy, courage, hopes & dreams.
Budding Actor in 'Jack & Irish' with Guy Pearce ABC Television
'Neighbors' Actor on Channel 10 Television, Dancer and Comedian
inspirational Public Speaker, Sportsman, Cricketer and talented Footballer
motivator for Garth Wood Australian professional boxer and professional
N.S.W Rabbithos Rugby League player knock out victory against Anthony Mundine
on December 8th 2010 at the Sydney Super Dome.
Nominated for his amazing acheivments and winning the courage media
Pride of Australia Award as Inspirational Teenager July 2012
but could not receive the honor due to passing away
and therefore awarded to Melbourne footballer Jim Stynes.
Shaun's short but amazing life was filled with courage, joy, gratitude
and powerful spiritual wisdom far beyond his years
only the second Australian in August of 2008 to receive two
Heart Transplants a life filled with 3 times the power the love.
Shaun became a hero and beacon of hope to the Cardiac Kids
and their loved ones all around the world
and proudly embraced the important task of Cardiac Kid Ambassador
at the Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne Australia
the only child in the hospitals history.
Working courageously on awareness and education for the important research
required to find the baffling cure of CHD - Childhood Congenital Heart Disease
Continually on the internet, emails and telephone educating and helping
other kids and their Parents all around the world, Shaun would be there.
Whether it was someone who had just been diagnosed with CHD
someone who was waiting for a Transplant or just about to have
a Heart Transplantation Shaun shared his amazing wisdom
and powerful gifts of hope and courage to all.
Childhood Congenital Heart Disease accounts for 40% of deaths
in Children under five years old around the world
every week 42 babies are born with CHD and a whopping 80%
of all cases of CHD remain unsolved because Doctors have no idea
what causes this deadly disease.
Shaun had spent too much of his life in 7 West at the Cardiac Koala Ward
of R.C.H only to be diagnosed with CHD Heart Rejection
shortly after his seventeenth birthday.
In the face of all adversity and at the age of 13 he began his incredible
New York Award winning book that has changed the lives of people
all over the globe assisting every day in countless Teenage suicide prevention's.
Shaun's heroic courage, joy and wisdom challenge's us all to believe
that our own lives are significant, important and truly An Awesome Ride.
The Shaun Miller Foundation
was created in Shaun's legacy as a vessel on the seas of doubt and fear
for all who would boldly sail together with us to conquer CHD
and fulfill our quest to build awareness research and the vision of
SMF WELLNESS CENTERS
in remembrance for all who have lost their battle
and for those who fight the battle everyday.
We Are Here and We Care!
'Life Is An Awesome Ride'
cherish every moment
and live life to the fullest!
'My Final Goodbye'
Has reached over 10 Million people
all around the world for
childhood congenital heart disease awareness
'Live Each Day To The Fullest'
Millions of people were moved and inspired by Shaun's final goodbye message
on You Tube and his amazing life story is becoming an international
Hollywood Movie creating history as a world first on
Childhood Congenital Heart Disease education & global awareness
Shaun's powerful story will leave footprints in all of your heart's.