Posts tagged with: Acts Of Kindness
Wow. Simply blown away. Ann and Jim Walker and their darling twins Will and Lily are determined to raise $5,000 for theGSF this year. They decided this all on their own and are half way to their goal. When Will and Lily turned two earlier this year they asked for donations to theGSF in lieu of...Read More >>
We are speechless. Completely without words. Doors are opening for our little girl and because of an incredible act of kindness, they are opening even faster.
Yesterday we had a trial for the Tobii Eye Gaze Communication Device. This "computer" is able to detect and follow Gwendolyn's eyes and how...
We are so lucky that Diane (Little Star's Mommy) is such a dear friend. She always includes us and she always, always makes Gwendolyn feel special. We met...Read More >>
The Hope Calendar has been such a success! People love the beautiful images and have been so excited by the response -- making them a cinch to sell. We are now closing out this fantastic fundraiser and so it is the official LAST CALL to order your own. Click here to buy. And for all of those...Read More >>
We continue to be incredibly humbled by the dozens of people who have chosen to turn their special birthday into a fundraising opportunity for GSF. Some have done big things for milestone birthdays (like Julie's 40th and Mia's 30th), hosting parties at restaurants or bars and asking all their...Read More >>
Kristin and Tony Burks have incredible employers -- as in dream companies! Not only is Tony's boss climbing the highest peak in the Western and Southern Hemispheres to raise awareness and funding for SMA research, but Kristin's company, Nazdar, has consistently gone above and beyond as well. Their...Read More >>
We had an AWESOME day yesterday! Awesome! And we needed it. The Santa Barbara Zoo hosted their annual "Snow Leopard Festival" (you may remember we went last year). The Santa Barbara Zoo actually trucks in piles and piles of ice to create snow for a one day really special event. They build a...Read More >>
Whew - where did the month go? There is only one week left in October, which means only one week left to be part of Beb-e-ssentials Birthday Bash for Gwendolyn! These fabulous ladies have turned their entire business over to increasing SMA awareness and funding and we are simply blown away by them...Read More >>
We had a really great weekend of pre-Halloween fun. We have been so busy lately that we are getting a late start on all the Halloween goodness. I love Halloween -- pumpkins, dress up, all the harvesty foods -- sign me up! So I was in full glory this weekend and since Gwendolyn is her Mama's girl...Read More >>
By now, I'm sure you heard the incredibleSamsung Helmet of Hope news about Cookies for Kids' Cancer winning $20,000 for ending up with the most votes in the contest and GSF being surprised by Jimmie Johnson live on television with a $20,000 grant for 2nd place. Awesome! Simply awesome!
So, how did...Read More >>
Only a few more days until little Miss Sparkle's BIG day! And it is definitely birthday madness around here. Every day more cards, packages, and $36 for 36 Months donations arrive from all the amazing people who love our little princess. (THANK YOU! THANK YOU!) We are busily organizing our trip to...Read More >>
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Tomorrow Stephen Taylor will fly from New Bedford, Massachusetts to Squaw Valley, California in the countdown to the Western States 100 Ultramarathon. That is 100 miles over rough terrain in a 24 hour period. It is insanity and incredible! And Stephen's motivation, selflessness, and perspective...Read More >>