Archive for March 2012

Jimmie Calvin

My Grandad was a detail guy… a planner. If I didn’t know better, I would say that he planned his passing to coordinate with the beautiful weather forecasted for his funeral on Monday. He selected the caterer for the celebration afterwards, the music, and the poems to be read. Katie + Grandad A couple of…

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Grief in Real Time

For the last year, I have had the pleasure of being a blogger for the Grief Awareness blog and sharing stories with our blog community. Since then we have added bloggers, received over 10,000 hits and today our 100th blog post.  I am honored to be the blogger that gets to write this milestone post. Grandad…

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Triumph After Tragedy

Here’s a great story about the personal journey of Kate’s Club supporter Ben Yin and his Mom. Ben experienced the the tragedy of losing his Dad in a plane crash at a young age. The strong will and determination of his Mom laid a solid foundation for the success of Ben and his brother. Ben’s…

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Grief Awareness Day

With the approval of House Resolution 1567, today was declared Grief Awareness Day in the State of Georgia. “When a family suffers a tragedy, we often don’t know what to say. It’s important for people to have the support they need through the grief process.” said House Rep. Elena Parent. Rep. Parent was instrumental in…

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