Posts by Brooke Bailey

PreK and Young Adults – Spring 2019

Pre-K Program Every fall and spring we welcome a new group of 31/2 to 5-year-olds into our PreK Group. This group meets for 10 weeks on Wednesdays from 12-1:00 pm to play, make crafts, talk about their grief and memories of loved ones. Preschoolers who have experienced the death of a loved one are welcome to join at no…

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The Second Summit – A Cold Climb for The WARM Place

The mountain was Denali, the date was July 4, 2016, and the temperatures were below freezing. Local firefighters, Clint Brewer and Alex Cramer, summited 20,310 feet in honor of the children attending The WARM Place. Through compassion and determination, the two firefighters set a goal to raise $20,310 (the height of Denali) for The WARM…

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Everything’s Bigger in Texas – Including A Cool Night!

A Cool Night in the Country was a Texas-sized success! With over 415 guests in attendance, this truly was our largest Cool Night, yet! We are so honored and amazed by the generosity of this community, including our event sponsors who helped make this event possible. Thanks to YOU, we exceeded our goal and raised a gross…

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Break out Your Boots! A Cool Night in the Country

Break out your boots and mosey on over for a night of two-stepping under the stars, all benefiting children and families at The WARM Place! Guests will enjoy southern style cuisine, whiskey tasting, a live and silent auction, and so much more! Live entertainment will be provided by Raised Right Men! You do not want to miss…

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Oh How Sweet the Sound!

WARM Place families created sweet musical harmony together at our June Family Night! Just as we do on our group nights at The WARM Place, families were invited to sit down for a meal together. BJ’s Brewhouse and Grill generously provided dinner, which included pizza and salad, and dessert consisted of delicious cookies from Panera…

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Join us for the 20th Annual Firemen’s 5K

Two firefighters died in the line of duty leaving behind families, friends, and a community who loved them dearly. As a way to remember and honor their lives, the Firemen’s 5K was established. The event started out as a way to not only remember the firefighters but to also raise funds to benefit the families…

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Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda – The Guilt That Comes With Grief

Guilt is a common emotion when it comes to grief. We often see this feeling surface in our group discussions at The WARM Place – with both adults and children. One of the activities we use to talk about grief in our children’s groups is called “Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda.” The activity starts with a reading…

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Finish Line Success – Record Breaking R2RT!

On March 3, we held our 2nd annual Race 2 Remember Them at Acme Brick Co. along the Trinity Trails and thanks to all of our supporter the race was a huge success!  We were thrilled to have over 1,000 participants and 49 teams register for this event and come together to remember their loved…

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Remembering and Honoring Them

Have you ever lost someone really close to you? Someone who loved you, and you loved back. Most of us have because, unfortunately, death is inevitable. Sometimes it comes way too soon or very unexpected. Other times, we see it coming from a mile away. As time goes on, we often feel compelled to do…

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Football Family Night

We “kicked off” our 2018 Family Nights on Friday, January 12th, and according to fun had by our families, we scored a major “touchdown” with this event!!!  In order to get in the spirit, all guests were invited to come ready for crafting and gaming, “sporting” their favorite game day attire.  Our delicious dinner was…

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