Isn’t it time you Give Forward?

Today I want to share with you, in my opinion, one of the best seemingly kept secrets – “Give Forward.” I stumbled across their site not too long ago but didn’t really get the gist of it until speaking with one of their representatives last week. It’s totally cool – especially for those caring for a loved one and trying to keep up with all the expenses.

For instance, say there are 8 adult children, spread all over creation, who are trying to care for their parent/parents and one of the siblings is trying to juggle all the responsibilities including the financial burden. This sibling can go to “Give Forward” and set up a fundraising site to help with the financial part and the other siblings and other family members simply add money to that kitty – so to speak.

Give Forward empowers friends and family to send love and financial support to patients as they navigate a medical crisis in helping reduce the burden of out-of-pocket medical expenses.

How it works:

I think I would have invented something like this – had I thought about it (wink). It’s ingenious and great for all kinds of situations – especially when taking on the boatload of caring responsibilities.

I couldn’t wait to share about it and have added the link on my sidebar for you to come back to in the future – should you decide you needed or for you to share.

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About Sue Salach

Sue has worked in the geriatric healthcare field for over 20 years and is the Author of "Along Comes Grandpa", a caregiving resource guide, and the novel "If I Walked in Her Shoes" (http://www.AlongComesGrandpa.com). As a Keynote Speaker and Corporate Trainer, Sue employs her comprehensive experience and enthusiasm to assist corporations in finding solutions to work/life balance challenges and pro-actively educate and empower their employees.
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2 Responses to Isn’t it time you Give Forward?

  1. Rochelle R says:

    I just came across your blog- and read your story and a few posts. You are a really inspiring person, Keep doing what you do. :) I look forward to more posts I have bookmarked your site. Have a great day. Rochelle.

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