Gutless and Glamorous, Inc. is a 501c3 organization dedicated to improving the lives of those living with chronic illness. Through the development of programs we provide support, education, and awareness. Our mission is to empower those living with or contemplating ostomy surgery due to illness or injury and to erase the negative stigmas and misconceptions of living with an ostomy. Our vision is a world free of unnecessary suffering from illness or injury due to stigmas associated with and around living with an ostomy. Gutless and Glamorous will leverage its resources and its voice to educate the masses. Effective education not only provides awareness but increases knowledge that can empower patients to achieve optimal health.