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Better2gether: it’s BIG!

Better2gether: it’s BIG!

We recently surveyed our families for feedback on our programming and to understand their current challenges. Here are a few stats that caught our attention: 76% want community, connection, and friendship with other B2g families 62% are looking for play opportunities for their children (siblings too!) 66% share that there is […]

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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 come […]

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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 with a safe, […]

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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 end, “You always […]

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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 the best and we can’t […]

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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 gathered to strategically plan ways […]

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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 sponsors and volunteers that made […]

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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 person, the return of the […]

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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 and our families were thrilled […]

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4 of 11 Here’s to 4 and Many More!

4 of 11 Here’s to 4 and Many More!

A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR It’s been 4 years since Better2gether accepted its first family application. We were thrilled to begin doing the work: providing support, making connections and easing the burden of caring for a medically complex child. I wondered- would we really make an impact on families? […]

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