Love Never Dies

Love Never Dies

Love Never Dies Through Gift From a Child, parents can turn loss and grief into action. A recent collaborative effort by the entire Gift from a Child team was published in the National Funeral Directors Association summer newsletter. The project, lead by Melissa...
I Will Miss Him Big Much

I Will Miss Him Big Much

I Will Miss Him Big Much   I took my toddler to the emergency department after a sleepless night, insisting that perhaps he was suffering headaches. Wearing a bright yellow t-shirt that matched his curly blonde hair, cargo shorts and flip flops, Ty jumped and...
Beth Frenkel Tissue Navigator

Beth Frenkel Tissue Navigator

Beth Frenkel Tissue Navigator My name is Beth Frenkel and I am the tissue navigator for Gift from a Child (GFAC) program at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. I began my professional career as a licensed funeral director and then transitioned into being an advocate...
Light That Seeps Through a Broken Heart

Light That Seeps Through a Broken Heart

Light That Seeps Through a Broken Heart I  can’t tell you how often people are dumbfounded on how I can so enjoy working with a pediatric brain cancer foundation, especially one focused on post-mortem tissue donation. I guess they imagine the sadness and loss that...
Stanford Team Pitches in to Support COVID-19 Testing

Stanford Team Pitches in to Support COVID-19 Testing

Stanford Team Pitches in to Support COVID-19 Testing A big shout out to Dr Monje and her colleagues at Stanford University! Once again we are honored to have The Monje Lab at Stanford lead one of our Centers of Excellence! We spoke with Dr Monje and asked her about...