Encouragement takes many forms. It can be as simple as a word or a smile. For 15-year-old Jenna Yee, encouragement takes the form of bracelets made with love. Down but not discouraged Jenna is an active teen who loves riding a horse her family has leased for six years. She particularly loves barrel racing. So […]
Setting the World on Fire! “Go Forth And Set The World On Fire.” That’s a motto of St. Ignatius Parish School in Sacramento and it is a concept that eighth grade student Siena Marois has fully and enthusiastically embraced. The Arrupe Project The eighth grade has been assigned to complete The Arrupe Project, named for […]
“I get so angry when people don’t know who to see or where to go for care and then they die,” says Jenny Weaver. “Our system is broken, and I want to be an advocate to help people.” The moment Jenny learned of Albie Aware she jumped aboard without thinking twice. “I learned of Albie […]
Volunteer Spotlight: Angela Elpers Barnes Bids Farewell “Life is worth living. Enjoy every day as if there is no tomorrow, but keep looking forward.” Those are the words of Sandra Elpers, Angela Elpers’ mother. Sandra has battled cancer off and on for nearly 30 years, and Angela has been living her mother’s sentiments about life […]
As Jan Cronin retires from the Albie Aware Board of Directors, she wants to make one thing crystal clear. “The mission is stronger than ever,” she declares. “I am so pleased to be a part of this organization. I’ve seen it grow and it is a phenomenal organization. One I am proud to have been […]
Albie Aware is recruiting volunteers for its new “Mission Support Team.” This is the perfect opportunity for retired health care professionals to make a difference with Albie Aware.