We are visiting Ethiopia later this year, and we’d love to spread a little sunshine to the families of the Addis Jemari Family Empowerment Program while we are there. Help us stock the shelves of Charlie’s Library and Tutoring Center by purchasing a book...
Hear our Executive Director and Founder, Rebecca Holt, Katy Ryan, Executive Director of KinderMourn, and Dr. Jennifer Langhinrichsen-Rohling, Professor of Psychological Science at UNC Charlotte share their perspectives on processing grief and trauma with Mike...
I am a teacher, wife, and a bereaved mother of 4. My writing journey began when our son Charlie died, shortly after his 5th birthday. It has been my outlet to process grief and continue to share Charlie’s life, beyond his death.
But along the way, it has become so much more… a space to share stories of my heroes- families, communities, and people who’s struggles far exceed my own.
While I will grieve for a lifetime, I will also live… with laughter, hope and a whole lot of love. Thank you for letting me share my story, Charlie’s story and Our stories.
Dear Supporters, Partners, and Community Members, We started Charlie’s Heart Foundation in 2017 after the tragic loss of our five-year-old son, Charlie. Looking back on the weeks and months after Charlie’s death, we can’t help but feel gratitude. Although our family experienced an incredible tragedy and was consumed by grief, we were also wrapped in […]