Celebrating Kelly Middleton

Celebrating Kelly Middleton

Kelly grew up and lived most of her life in Ohio. She was actually paralyzed in a horse accident and rehabbed back to walking. About 2 years later, she was re-paralyzed and in a wheelchair. During this time, she was left a single mother to two children. They were...
Elle Garrison

Elle Garrison

“I had a great career, I had bought my own home, and I had a nice new car. Right when life was easy and simple, I saw some facebook posts from a couple friends in my area talking about sibling groups coming into foster care. Both posts explained that the...
The Loehr Family

The Loehr Family

Diane and Jason have been married for 19 years and began their relationship with the dream to one day adopt. In 2012, the two became licensed foster parents and started their foster care journey. In total, this couple welcomed five teenagers and four children into...
Celebrating The Teague Family

Celebrating The Teague Family

The story of The Teague Family was featured in the Bananaland Documentary. Watch the full video here.    Durham, North Carolina is filled with lollygagger baseball fans, but there was not a dry eye in the ballpark when Bananas Foster took to the field to...
The Cole Family

The Cole Family

  Emily and Jesse Cole are the owners of the Savannah Bananas, known as the Greatest Show in Sports. The Cole’s started the organization with the goal to make baseball fun and bring families together. Inspired by the foster care community, Emily and Jesse...
Celebrating Sarah Michaels

Celebrating Sarah Michaels

Click Here to watch Sarah Michaels’ celebration in Indianapolis, Indiana. Indianapolis, Indiana gave us the largest crowd in the 2023 Banana Ball World Tour. It was a magical sight as I watched the crowd come together all standing, clapping, and cheering for one...