FAQ How do I submit my loved ones name? You can submit the name of your loved one via the request form found on our website. How much does it cost? FREE! Having an ornament personalized and hung on the memorial is free. However, we ofcourse appreciate donations and put them to good use. How … Continue reading 2019 Holiday Memorial FAQ
It is incredibly heart-warming to have had so many families come out to support the 2018 holiday memorial. Our team spends many nights up late working to personalize the ornaments and prepare the photo garland. By the end of the week, three of our team members have memorized all the names and images of all … Continue reading Gratitude & 2018 Holiday Memorial
FAQ How do I submit my loved ones name? You can submit the name of your loved one via the request form found on our website. How much does it cost? FREE! Having an ornament personalized and hung on the memorial is free. However, we ofcourse appreciate donations and put them to good use. How … Continue reading Holiday Memorial FAQ
A Letter From Our Executive Director This has got to be one of my favorite projects Wake the Nation puts together … Continue reading Remembering our loved ones together
It's time! Wake The Nation is hosting our 6th annual Holiday Tree memorial for those who have passed away from overdose, substance use disorder, or complications from either. We invite you to submit a loved ones name via our website under the "Holiday Tree". Submitting a name is FREE! Though we welcome donations. Additionally, if … Continue reading Holiday Memorial 2018
Innovation. In the most basic terms, innovation can be defined as something that meets a need. It is the intellectual curiosity and creative inspiration that results in new strategies, processes, techniques and solutions. Wake the Nation acknowledges the weakness that exist in society's perceptions of substance use disorder and mental health and vows to create … Continue reading Innovation: The value that drives.
It might only be fall but the Wake the Nation team is preparing for winter. Each year, the Wake the Nation team looks forward to hosting our annual Holiday Memorial. Though we dread the ever-increasing amount of ornament requests, not because of the work, but because it represents such loss, we feel sincerely privileged to … Continue reading Reasons for the Holiday Memorial…