" The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams"
- Eleanor Roosevelt
Welcome to the Alyssa Little Foundation!
Our mission is to inspire positive self esteem within young people
in order to help them overcome obstacles and achieve their dreams.
Alyssa Little Foundation's goal is to enrich the lives of children
and young adults by helping them achieve their full potential
through mentoring programs and scholarships.
We hope you enjoy exploring our website and learning more about the
Alyssa Little Foundation and how you can help.
Alyssa Little Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization
dedicated to honoring the life of Alyssa.
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"You will always be the most beautiful and loving person I've ever known. The world is a lot less funny without you "twin". Keep making the angels laugh up there. Love you."
- Katie Watters
"Seeing you out and about and hearing the bird calls you would make will never be forgotten! Now you’re an angel and will always be remembered! I will always remember your amazingness!!"
- Caleb Callahan
"Alyssa was a kind, caring, funny and beautiful young woman who has touched our hearts. I thank God for her! she created smiles upon smiles and touched the hearts of many. you will be missed girl! God bless."
- Wendy Hornal
"I will forever miss your charming attitude towards life. I will constantly pray that you will pass that along to me from the heavens above."
- Rett Davis
"God bless you, you really showed everyone how to live life to the fullest. I'll take that lesson with me forever."
- Lexie Allen
"Alyssa, although we didn't speak as much during school it's safe to say that you brought some shine to the hallways of Pearce high school with your beautiful self."
- Rafa Rasool Mobarak
"One main thing I always will remember about you was your humor, you could make anyone laugh. You're very missed hun!!"
- Jamie Pieper
"You touched so many people in so many ways and you will be forever missed. I will never forget you and your amazing personality, and how you would stand up for me when Rachel and I would fight :) "
- Kathryn Kuykendall
"We were talking about how fun and silly you are and how you have touched so many people with your smile and personality...you will be forever missed and I love you!"
- Becca Wechsler
"It was a true privilege to know you. Never stop laughing and know that you made an impression on my life as well as many others."
- Lydia Sadoudi
"You've been a sister to me since I was just a baby and I miss you more than you'll ever know. I will never forget that beautiful smile of yours and the way you made everyone laugh."
- Maddy Balmer
"You were absolutely the funniest person I've ever met and I am so glad to have known you. You brought a smile to everyone's face when you spoke in your little sarcastic tone."
- Ashley Buchanan
"You always knew how make everyone around you smile and laugh. You touched a lot of lives the short time you were here. You will be missed each and every day!"
- Madison Schaffner
"The World just got a little less beautiful and a lot less funny…"
"You were truly a blessing to have in all of our lives. You were the funniest person I have ever met and will miss you deeply."
- Casey Daniel
"Your laugh and smile will forever be remembered by those who's lives you touched."
- Katie Stephens
"You have impacted so many peoples lives in so many positive ways. You will be greatly missed by all."
- Ryan Snyder
"You are like a sister to me and never failed to put a smile on my face. You touched the lives of everyone you met, including and especially mine, and were always there for me."
- Jonathan Samuel
"You were such an amazing woman and you helped show each and every one of us just how to have fun and live life to the fullest. You'll be missed forever."
- Kim Brown
"I feel honored and privileged to have known you."
- Alyse Straus
"Alyssa - thank you for blessing me with your smile and wit. I didn't know you very long, but you made an impression on me that will last a lifetime."
- Dawn Ogle
"You were a wonderful and cheerful person who always knew how to make people smile."
- Andrew Crites
"I'll never forget your amazingly hilarious personality and the countless good times I got to share with you…"
- Erica Spicer
"I’ll miss your spunk, your charm, and your beautiful smile!"
- Robert Doro Jackson Jr.
"You were so amazing and so real there will never be anyone like you."
- Stacie Turnbow
"It was an honor and privilege to know you for so many years and to be your friend."
- Karron Pitcock
"She touched everyone she met with that beautiful smile and dynamic personality. What an amazing gift she was to all of us and we will miss her more than can be put into words."
- The Balmers
"Alyssa - what a beautiful, special person who blessed all our lives, however briefly. In the years we got to know her, we appreciated her wit, warmth, and her close friendship with our daughter , Jackie. We are lucky to have known her."
- Russ and Michele Peterson
"Dear Alyssa, I only met you once but that one time had a definite impact on my life. You were funny, energetic and you displayed a true love for life. You were sent to heaven to make the angels laugh and I am sure they appreciate it. What a gift..."
- Darrell Muncy
"Alyssa was so funny and a wonderful person to be around. I was privileged to share the stage with her..."
- Chad Haught
"Alyssa was an amazing young woman to know and to work with. Her beauty and charm will live on forever in all who loved her."
- Karen Killough
I'm so blessed to have known her and to see her debut at the Comedy show. What a gift she had and brought so much joy to everyone around her."
- Jill Murawski
"It was a beautiful service, I am so very glad I could make it. Although it's been several years since I have seen you; being there brought every memory of you back. You have made a profound impact on my life and this world is at a loss with out you on it. A true testament to your life were the masses that were present for the service... in celebration of you! This world is a very dark place and you were a shining beacon in a sea of darkness. Although you have gone, your light, that glimmering beacon for all of us lives on in every person you have touched. We All Love You, and we will never forget you!"
- Patrick M. Lynch
The foundation was established to honor the legacy of Alyssa Little
and runs entirely on donations. Please help us keep her memory alive,
and make a charitable donation today. Our love is forever yours, Alyssa.