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Desiree

The name “Desiree” means “the desired one.” For (almost) ten-year-old Desi, this name is incredibly fitting.
From Desi’s first anatomy scan during her mom Alisha’s pregnancy, the doctors expressed serious concerns about her health and well-being. But Alisha remained determined to bring Desi into the world. When Desi was born,

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We’ve got big big energy!

We’ve got big big energy!

I hope your 2023 is off to a great start!  While we’re only two weeks into the new year…  whoa, it already feels like a fantasy!
We’ve been dreaming big for some time about how to do more for our kids and families, and now we’re making those dreams

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Andy Taylor, Junkluggers of Central Virginia – Donor Spotlight

Andy Taylor, Junkluggers of Central Virginia – Donor Spotlight

After enjoying a successful career for over 25 years, Richmond resident and treasured Better2getherRVA supporter, Andy Taylor retired from corporate life. But he knew he wasn’t ready to sit back and slow down. “I was looking to write the next chapter,” he shares.
As Andy explored various professional paths, he

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Help Support Better2gether Families this Holiday Season!

Help Support Better2gether Families this Holiday Season!

MOMENTS that Matter

Hi everyone, it’s November, which means the clocks have changed, the leaves are falling and its National Family Caregivers Month!
We’re recognizing this special month by honoring Better2gether caregivers of children with serious illnesses. One of the ways we strive to support our caregivers is to provide them

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Mustaches & Ghosts, oh my!

Mustaches & Ghosts, oh my!

MEET KID CHAMPION AIDAN-THOMAS!

Yesterday we shared on our Better2gether social media channel a heartfelt interview with Aidan-Thomas Smith and his mother, Miriam Smith. They were interviewed by Sabrina Shutters, ABC8 News. You can watch the interview to see Aidan in action and to hear his sweet song at the

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It’s hustle season!

It’s hustle season!

A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Happy Fall, Y’all! It may not seem like fall yet, but with excitement building around the new Better2gether Halloween Hustle 5K presented by Commonwealth Law Group- Ghostbustin’ Style on October 29, we have pumpkins, ghosts and slime on the brain!
Our 5K sponsors are

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Looking ahead with YOU by our side!

Looking ahead with YOU by our side!

A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

August draws us closer to Summer’s end and before long many will be transitioning to school, work or daycare. Change is once again upon us all, and Better2gether is not without its own exciting developments.
The Board of Directors

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Summer fun with YOU!

Summer fun with YOU!

A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Summer is here and we have so many exciting things going on at Better2gether! We wrapped up our most successful fundraising event to date- the 2nd Annual Better2gether Golf Classic presented by Call Federal. A huge thank you to our valued

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It’s up to us to make their summer fun!

It’s up to us to make their summer fun!

A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Summer is here! Better2gether has been busy planning ways to gather families for fun, creative and educational opportunities all summer long. We have exciting ways to engage our families in the Better2gether community, including Group Music Therapy back in

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Come see what’s next for B2G!

Come see what’s next for B2G!

A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Warmer days are here and for Better2gether families, that means we will be offering more opportunities for outdoor events! The Easter Event hosted by Emma Friedlander’s Better2gether Club at Deep Run High School kicked off our in person gatherings

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