LLJ is back in the office! While I was on vacation I wrote a grant for our LLJ Thanksgiving Blessing bag program. When I walked into the office today, there was a letter on my desk from the McDonough Foundation. I opened it to find out that I had received the grant! LLJ can not thank … More McDonough Foundation does it again!
Last year we had an idea, a vision. What if Live Like Jack created a program that focused on grief support for children. We put our feelers out to the community to assess the need. The response was overwhelming. The feedback was that it was a much needed resource. We were flooded with emails and … More Grief Support Group A Success!
Thanks so much to everyone who came out to the Iron Bar last Thursday to support Live Like Jack. Not only did we have some amazing support, it was lots of laughs and fun guest bartending! Stay tuned for more events and coming up to support Live Like Jack in Dancing With The Stars, as … More Iron Bar Event A Success!
We were honored to be presented with a check today from the Dubuque Police Department‘s No-Shave November program and bake sale in the amount of $1,500. THANK YOU for choosing us as one of your organizations! This generosity allows us to fully stock our Healing Hearts grief library and continue to provide support and outreach to … More Dubuque Police Give Back to LLJ!
Live Like Jack’s incredible intern Melanie has put together an amazing video, before and after of the 2018 Thanksgiving Blessing Bags. She has been an incredible asset to Live Like Jack the last few months. We are so grateful for her! Be sure to take a look!
We want to say THANK YOU to the Rotary Club of Dubuque for selecting us as one of their 15 grant recipients yesterday. They generously granted us $500 towards our Blessing Bag projects. We are grateful for organizations like this who help support Live Like Jack’s mission. Thank you for all you do for the non profits … More Rotary Club Selects LLJ as a Grant Recipient
I cannot begin to tell you how incredible today was and how thankful we are to all of the volunteers who helped deliver Blessing Bags! We couldn’t have managed this without all of you!! I will plan on posting more on Monday, but here are just a few of my favorites so far. I want … More Blessing Bags Another Year, Another Success!
We had a great week! We are so excited to see the food donations and sponsorships of families coming in! Yesterday the The Buzz Creative Groupstopped in with their Blessing Bag donations. Exceptional Dentistry stopped in earlier today with a donation. Later on the Kennedy Mustangs called to tell us that the Blessing Bag box was overflowing! Boy were they … More Donations Rolling in for Blessing Bags!
What an amazing way to end a busy day! Yesterday,Sedona Staffing Services stopped by with 15 complete Blessing Bags! We are so grateful for them and their continuous support of Live Like Jack. They are a great asset to our community!
**BIG NEWS** Do to the overwhelming response of the first healing hearts groups, we are excited to announce we are opening up a third healing hearts group for teens, grades 7th -12th! This will be held the 3rd Monday of the month for 10 months, from 6pm-7:30pm. Our first group will be held Monday November … More Third Healing Hearts Group Announced!