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“My legacy is not in the length of my life, but in the width of how I lived.”

Ben Dichoso Jr.

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The Rhino

After twenty rounds of chemotherapy, four cancer surgeries, over 12 weeks in hospitals, and too many CT scans and blood tests to count, Ben earned the name “The Rhino” from family and friends because he charged through chemo treatments like a rhino and with stands the pains of harsh places. He continues to charge and fight the good fight of his rare cancer disease while daily inspiring many to smile and bring goodness to others. Read more.

The Cadet

Cadet Dichoso started his career journey in a small dorm room in the town of Blacksburg, Virginia. Little did he know, his 30-year career would lead him to a corner office as a Director of Facilities and Logistics serving the Chief Operating Officer of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. Read more.

The Storyteller

As we patiently wait for the publication of the Rhino Sunrise Book and the VT Cadet Autobiography, Ben can’t wait to share his stories. He regularly post his stories on the Ben Dichoso Story page. These stories will be included either in the Book or the Autobiography. Ben tells these stories now to provide daily inspiration and put smiles on your faces. Read more.

Latest Story Posts

Blessings of Pittsburg
What is in Pittsburg? We have never been to this city. It was known for steel companies but those companies went away long ago. Our first few hours nearing the city was not so …
What happened to Ben The Rhino ?
"My last post was February 16, 2022 which means ten months has rolled by since that post. We have had many victories and triumphs during this period. We also had just as many trials …
Look Up and Get Up
"Look Up and Get Up" is very important word tool. I have gone back to these words “when you fall, look up, and get up” during many of my personal trials, struggles, and challenges …

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“Thank you for reinforcing my faith and being a wonderful and special person!!”

Nic, Virginia Tech Alumni

“I can only imagine what you are going through but with God’s mercy and grace, everything will be alright …”

Dr. Marc, New York Hospital

“The Captain (GOD) has cleared us for takeoff. Destination GREATNESS. Repost and book your flight!!!“

Colonel Mike, U.S. Army (Retired)

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“Tomorrow is only a promise. It’s not guaranteed.”

-Ben Dichoso Jr.

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