More than 20,000 students will be exposed to the awareness of random acts of kindness on Abby’s birthday. Students will be encouraged to perform RAK not just on that day but throughout their lifetime. What you see to the left is a 13×19 inch poster… Continue reading
Part of Abby’s legacy as well as many children that pass, is kindness. Why is this? Are all these kids that left us kind? The answer, in most cases, is yes. I speak directly for many bereaved parents and indirectly for millions. Most children, especially… Continue reading
A charity/foundation performs its functions through programs. Some charities have many programs and some have only one. At the Abby’s Light Memorial Foundation, we are just starting to identify programs. Every program that comes to life will have one thing in common; it will… Continue reading
Starting a nonprofit charity is very much like starting a for profit business. A business needs sales as soon as possible. A nonprofit charity needs donations. How do you get sales? How do you get donations? Marketing that’s how. Brand recognition. The foundation has begun… Continue reading
There have been various local articles about Abby. This one was regarding the county declaring her birthday Random Acts of Kindness Day. Click here for the story. Abby’s birthday is always a day of kindness where many benefit. This foundation is developed to… Continue reading
March 24th 2014. The second anniversary of Abby’s passing. A day of introspection and trying to find peace. I make a decision. It’s time to start developing a different type of relationship with my daughter. She’s not physically here with me but I know she… Continue reading
How do you operate a foundation through the eyes of a forever 10 year old girl?
The foundation has decided to do what Abby did best; make children smile. We accomplish this in many ways and as time progresses, there will be more.… Continue reading