Honoring Your Loved Ones This Holiday Season

During the holiday season, many of us experience new emotions of grief as we remember our loved ones. Memories of holidays past and wishes for what could have been, make it difficult to feel the “holiday spirit” that the world around us tells us to have. We have written many posts about these emotions here…

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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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A Camp Weekend to Remember

The WARM Place was excited to host its first family camping experience, Camp Remember Me, over the first weekend of November at Camp El Tesoro in Granbury, TX. Camp Remember Me was created to provide an opportunity for WARM Place families to grow together in their grief journey. This fun camping experience was packed to…

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Donor Spotlight – Lauren Bailey

We LOVE it when one of our volunteers becomes a true advocate and champion in the community for The WARM Place! Lauren Bailey has not only been a volunteer facilitator since 2015, but she is also our 2019 “Cool Night” Event Chair! Her generosity and commitment truly make this mission possible! Meet Lauren Bailey… Tell…

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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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Raise the fun in FUNdraising!

If you can believe it, it’s already that time of year! North Texas Giving Day 2018 is right around the corner on September 20th! You’ve probably seen plenty of publicity by now, but it’s for good reason—this year we are celebrating the 10th anniversary of this record-breaking day of giving! Since 2009, North Texas Giving…

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World Suicide Prevention Day

Out of approximately 312 families currently in our program, 54 families attend The WARM Place due to the loss of a loved one by suicide. In other words, one in every five families at The WARM Place are impacted by suicide. That is a staggering number. The numbers highlight the responsibility The WARM Place has…

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Grief Awareness Day – August 30

  National Grief Awareness Day was started in 2014 by Angie Cartwright with the intention of letting everyone know it’s okay to grieve. It is a day for us to acknowledge that grief affects us all. We recognize that there is no “right” or “correct” way to grieve.  Each person heals differently from a loss.…

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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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