Thank you to everyone who helped make our virtual Portraits of Courage event on October 16, 2020 a huge success! We truly appreciate your support of The Dougy Center and families who are grieving. Special thank you to our amazing sponsors, including Presenting Sponsor, KinderCare Education. Patron Sponsors were The Gunter Group, Pacific Power, Regence, and The Standard; and our Friend Sponsor, Pacific Office Automation.
Here are highlights and additional resources from the event:
● Download our new Tipsheet, Beloved Community & Grief: Tips for supporting children when someone dies here. Thank you to KairosPDX for their partnership on this project.
● Watch the full conversation on the impact of grief on communities of color with Dr. Tashel Bordere here.
● See all of the amazing photos sent by current Dougy Center families and volunteers around the theme “Through the Lens of Grief” here.
● Watch the video with Liam Reese, who attended The Dougy Center as a teenager after the death of his brother eight years ago, here.