Last week I was asked to be one of 2 honorary team ambassadors for the Wellness Community's annual walk. I accepted the position and am looking forward to it! I will be gathering a team, amongst other responsibilities. Less sleep-here we come, but it felt really right for a place that has done so much for me!
For those of you who do not know:
The Wellness Community is part of a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing free emotional support, education, and hope for people with cancer and their loved ones. Through participation in professionally led support groups, educational workshops, and mind/body programs utilizing the Patient Active Concept, people affected by cancer learn vital skills to regain control, reduce feelings of isolation, and restore hope − regardless of the stage of the disease.
I was a member of a support group for awhile and still regularly see and keep in touch with some of my fellow members. I also have attended many wonderful workshops and things of that sort. They are a wonderful organization and I am honored to take on this role this year.
The walk is in May and I will be sending out an email soon.
Today, I am grateful for: opportunities to give back, support from family and friends, and God.