2014 Calendar of Holocaust Remembrance Events

The 2014 observance of the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust is centred around the theme “Journeys through the Holocaust”. This theme recalls the various journeys taken during this dark period, from deportation to incarceration to freedom, and how this experience transformed the lives of those who endured it. These are stories of pain and suffering, yet ultimately also of triumph and renewal, serving as a guiding force for future generations. … [Read more...]

Leela Francis, ‘We Don’t Say Goodbye‏’

  Dear Sister, I've spent much of the last 2.5 years courting my mother through the end of her life. Besides making peace with letting her go, I've been dancing with the reality of cancer touching one so close to me, accepting that there are indeed some things I cannot control, let alone understand, and trusting that even in this there are gifts. In the end, after phone calls and visits, bedside vigils, and years of coming and going since I moved away from Montreal when I … [Read more...]

Maya Lin * Tribute Celebration – WOMAN of ACTION

A Celebration of Women is honored to Celebrate the Life of this amazing talent; one that carries with her a social conscience and intergrity. Celebrate with us a woman that used her talent to help others, create positive change and encourage a social responsibility. WOMAN of ACTION Maya Lin " I really did mean for people to cry." Maya Lin says of the 'Wall'. Maya Lin was born in Athens, Ohio, on October 5, 1959, of Chinese lineage. Maya attended … [Read more...]

State Funeral of Jack Layton – August 27, 2011 at ROY THOMSON HALL

State Funeral of Jack Layton August 26, 2011 Their Excellencies to Attend State funeral for the Honourable Jack Layton OTTAWA—Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will attend the State funeral for the Honourable Jack Layton, leader of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition. The ceremony will take place at Roy Thomson Hall, in Toronto, on Saturday, August 27, 2011, at 2 p.m.   WEBSITE: … [Read more...]

Laura Farago is Taking Action 2 months later …MEMORIAL VIDEO.

< Laura Farago is definitely a WOMAN of ACTION   Here she shares with the Women of our World the devotion that one daughter offers her DAD. I want all the Fathers of this World to listen deeply to this message that laura is teaching all of us.   Women of our World, show this video to all the men in your lives, and especially your sons, for all that are Mothers to sons.   When a man is a good Father, he becomes 'Immortal'.   "I ask myself if I died … [Read more...]

Laura Farago is Taking Action – Tribute to her Father * Up-dated

Laura Farago is Taking Action to ... sharing the thoughts of his FAMILY and friends that loved him so much. Here is a photo from Christine's wedding day where he is holding Laura. Thank You, DAD! Dad, There is truly not a better father on this planet...not just because you spoiled me rotten but because of the incredible man you were. I've always had so much respect for you, your work ethic, your education and how you did it on your own working days … [Read more...]

Valentine for Mommy _Author Reginald Todd Hewitt

In memorial of... Courtney Leigh Hewitt      Valentine for Mommy   It's Valentines Day Dear Mommy so this is just for You The sky is oh so pretty with different shades of blue!    All our Love and Kisses we send to you today We feel you all around us, you're not that far away!   When Papi lights your candle as he does so everynight We all wrap our love around you and hold you oh so tight!   We whisper prayers from all of us, To you and God above knowing that you hear us, 'cause we all can feel … [Read more...]

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