Surviving cancer was especially important the single mom of three teenaged kids. And now, Julie Pierce has founded FORE, a nonprofit organization that is holding a series of charitable off-road Southern California desert races.
“This has been a huge wake-up call, you figure out what is important in life,” Pierce said.
“When God gives you a second chance you want to give back to God, you want to do good things for others. To give back is my primary mission in life right now.”
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