The Leadership Conference is an opportunity for the M.E.N.D. Chapter leaders, Board of Directors and Advisory Board to gather for a weekend of learning and building the future of M.E.N.D. Please pray for the leaders of M.E.N.D. during this weekend as they identify ways to expand the ministry to provide comfort for families.
If you are interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities with M.E.N.D., email Community Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
**REGISTRATION IS CLOSED**
The M.E.N.D.-Houston Mother's Day Tea is being held on May 7th, 2017 at 3pm at 3195 Inwood Dr. Houston, TX 77019. This event is to celebrate each one of us as mommies to our babies in Heaven. May 7th is also International Bereaved Mother's Day. A day set aside for moms like us. We ARE mothers. This Mother's Day Tea to honor all of our mommies, to give us a special place to be acknowledged, and a place for our babies to be remembered for Mother's Day.
This event is for women only. Mommies are welcome to bring a support person (your mom, best friend, an aunt), but please no children.
If you have any questions, please email Stormy at email@example.com.
Sunday Church Attire recommended.
Come join us on April 1st for a fun day of working on your favorite craft project!! A ticket only costs $30 which reserves your table space and includes a light breakfast, lunch, snacks, drinks, make-n-takes, games and prizes. We will also have a silent auction. Bring a friend for a great time together! Join us at Second Baptist church upstairs in rooms 210 A&B from 9-2:30. Contact Kathryn Gold for questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 20th Annual Christmas Candlelight Ceremony will be hosted on December 1, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Calvary Church in Irving, TX.
This ceremony is open to all those who wish to come to honor their baby during the holiday season by lighting a candle in their memory. At the conclusion of the ceremony, we invite you to join us for fellowship, desserts and coffee.
Because this ceremony is a quiet time of remembrance, we offer free childcare for children ages 6 weeks to 4 years of age. Reservations for childcare can be made during the registration process.
The event is free to attend and registration is strongly recommended so we can plan accordingly. We look forward to seeing you on December 1.
For questions, contact Rebekah Mitchell at email@example.com or 972-506-9000.
In 1988, former President Ronald Reagan declared the month of October as National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month. To commemorate this declaration, many infant loss organizations across the country, such as M.E.N.D., host what is known as a "Walk to Remember". Unlike the name may imply, The Walk is not a fundraiser, nor a "walk-a-thon". Instead, it is a beautiful ceremony to remember our babies who have died.M.E.N.D. is hosting our annual Walk To Remember in Houston, TX on Saturday, October 15, 2016, at 1pm at the Bammel Church of Christ, 2700 FM 1960 West, Houston, TX 77068.
In 1988, former President Ronald Reagan declared the month of October as National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month. To commemorate this declaration, many infant loss organizations across the country, such as M.E.N.D., host what is known as a "Walk to Remember". Unlike the name may imply, The Walk is not a fundraiser, nor a "walk-a-thon". Instead, it is a beautiful ceremony to remember our babies who have died. M.E.N.D. is hosting our annual Walk To Remember in Irving, TX (Dallas / Fort Worth metropolitan area) on Saturday, October 1, 2016, at 1pm at Calvary Church.
Chick-fil-A has offered to share its profits for the night with M.E.N.D. Come out, enjoy some great food, and help M.E.N.D. earn some money so that we can minister to families suffering from neonatal/infant loss. Just drop off your receipt inside or mention MEND as you order at the drive-thru.