Alyssa Silva

Writer, Non-Profit Founder

Alyssa is a freelance writer and founder of a nonprofit organization called Working On Walking. On any given day, you will find her working to educate others about her disease, spinal muscular atrophy, through her writing and organization that is dedicated to raising funds and awareness for this disease. Living with a terminal illness, Alyssa learned that life is what she makes of it, and she dares to make it a remarkable one. For more on Alyssa, please visit