#NationalGriefAwarenessDay Teaches Us to Reach Out to Those in Need

National Grief Awareness Day is this Sunday, August 30th, 2020.   We are grieving a lot these days. We mourn the loss of many fellow Americans, some of our liberty and a way of life that frankly we may have taken for granted before the pandemic. It’s not what Angie Cartwright who founded National Grief

Alzheimer’s Awareness Month & Estate Planning

President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month in 1983. At the time, fewer than 2 million Americans had Alzheimer’s; today, the number of people with the disease has soared to nearly 5.4 million. That number is expected to increase to 7.1 million Americans by 2025. More than 70 percent of people with

Giving Back: Getting Ready for the Holidays

NOTE: Updated 12-7-28 It is a commonly held belief that true charitable giving should be done anonymously to have its full effect. But as we teeter on the brink of the holiday season, with all that the world has endured lately in the form of natural catastrophe (fires, earthquakes and hurricanes, etc.) spreading a little