Dear Friends of Sadie Rose,
How are we already halfway through January 2017?
I had some personal obligations that had taken attention away from SRF at the end of 2016, but am delighted and excited to be back on track, sleeves rolled up, and ready for 2017.
I have updated our newsletter page to include our more recent newsletters. I have included a PDF file of our 2017 Support and Events Calendar here. Please feel free to print this out so you can plan accordingly for the ones you’d like to attend.… Read the rest
Our September Newsletter is FILLED with information about many upcoming special events, from childhood cancer awareness information, suicide prevention information, support group meeting schedules and more. You can read it by clicking here, or by going to our newsletter page.… Read the rest
Special thanks to Karen Doss Bowman and Messenger Magazine for a beautiful tribute to The Sadie Rose Foundation. Read a PDF version of the article here. Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren denomination. For more information about the magazine, or the Church of the Brethren, visit www.brethren.org.
I also want to add, there would never be an article like this without the many who make this possible! A special shout-out to our incredible donors and volunteers! YOU are what empowers the US! Thank you!… Read the rest
We will NOT have our regularly scheduled support meetings for the month of December! Please see this list for December events. However, one-on-one support, person-to-person, texting, email, and Facebook is available at ANY time! Contact our office or see the list of peer support parents on page 2 of our November December 2014. Our regular support meeting schedule resumes in January 2015.
Dec 8: 28th Annual Bereaved Parents Memorial Tree Service, hosted by Sentara RMH, 7-9 p.m., on the first floor concourse. This service is open to anyone in the community who has lost a child in miscarriage, stillbirth or early infancy.… Read the rest
Our September newsletter includes information about upcoming support meetings, reminders of our “Remembering our Babies Walk” in October, names of our wonderful supporters, and our monthly remembrances. Here is that link again – September newsletter.… Read the rest
Here is a link to the March 2014 newsletter.
Included you will find exciting news and photos of our office transformation, a number of upcoming events, ways to be involved, and monthly remembrances.
Again, here is the link. March 2014… Read the rest
The February 2014 Sadie Rose Newsletter is now available online.
Check out news about more office space and how that maximizes our support efforts, February Remembrances, news about an upcoming Tupperware Bingo Fundraiser and multiple support events, information about The Compassionate Friends National Conference, as well as a Q & A section on page 4.
Again, here is the link, February 2014… Read the rest
We will host our annual Candlelight Ceremony December 8th at 7 p.m. at Sunrise Church of the Brethren in Harrisonburg. This event is in coordination with The Compassionate Friends’ Worldwide Wave of Light. This is to remember and memorialize children of any age who have died and for grandparents, parents, siblings, family and friends. To submit a photo for the remembrance slideshow, email a JPEG photo to firstname.lastname@example.org along with the name of the child you are remembering, their date of birth and date of death. We will also have a table for mementos.… Read the rest
We have posted our April 2013 Newsletter as well as a page for our current brochure that you can view/download/print. We have a number of events and fundraiser in April as well as testimonials and our monthly remembrances. Here again is the link for the April 2013 Newsletter. And here again is the link to our brochure page. Please share.… Read the rest