A 2nd Act


     
  • A 2nd Act: How Tiny Became Mighty Big

    The March of Dimes helped a small baby help others Mitzie and Jeremy Warner had gone through four failed in-vitro fertilizations. Then it happened: The fifth time was a charm. Parenthood would be theirs some time around...

    • Posted January 2, 2020
  • A 2nd Act: Ensuring the Beat Goes On

    One million hearts and counting By Judy Pearson It wasn’t supposed to happen. Sharon Bates was never supposed to receive that phone call. Her son, Anthony, was a healthy 20 year old living his dream. In 1999,...

    • Posted December 5, 2019
  • A 2nd Act: A New Path

    Giving hope and a future to foster children By Judy Pearson “Why can’t I come back next year?” Brandon asked. It seemed like a good question to Michael Brewer. He was volunteering at a camp for foster...

    • Posted November 7, 2019
  • A 2nd Act: Young Advocacy and Support

    Two women … two stories … big outcome By Judy Pearson A 1980s television ad depicted a young woman so giddy about her shampoo, she told two friends about it. And they told two friends … and...

    • Posted October 3, 2019
  • A 2nd Act: Froth and Bubble

    Exactly What Life Should Be Made Of By Judy Pearson “Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone. Kindness in another’s struggle, courage in your own.” Jeff Lewis first heard these words — a...

    • Posted September 5, 2019
  • A 2nd Act: One Small Step

    Because it’s always the beginning Judy Pearson | Contributing Writer He stood there, small and shivering, covering one grubby foot with the other for warmth. In that moment, Caryn Shoemaker’s heart broke. It was a chilly January...

    • Posted July 3, 2019