Ohana Oasis

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Expanding Our Reach

As a follower of ‘Ohana Oasis, it’s probably safe to say you at least know someone who has been touched by significant loss. We as a society struggle with grief. And yet it’s one of the few things we’re all destined to…

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Motherhood

Motherhood. Unfortunately for thousands of moms every year their version is one without their child. Motherhood is a club some are excited to join and others are dragged into, it is however a club once joined we never leave willingly….

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The Why of Ohana Oasis – Bringing it Back to the Basics

Grief work is sacred work. Creating happiness and empowerment out of loss is hard enough. The least we can do is give parents a welcoming space in which to do it.

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Experiencing Success

March is quickly winding down and it’s time to set up goals for April. I have an excel spreadsheet with the goals for each month building upon one another. I was a little scared to pull it up because while…

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Investing in Relationships

I haven’t written here in the blog for awhile. But that doesn’t mean I haven’t been busy, I have been. With cool stuff that makes me happy :). For March my goal has been to focus on investing in my…

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Belonging and Connection

So this is a little late in coming. Among other things I was sick for over a week. But alas, I’m back in the saddle. February is about belonging and connection. Meaningful relationships of all sorts are often what bring…

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Buy Giving for Joy Tickets

Eat, drink and be giving Currently there are over 180 parents on the waiting list to participate in future retreats. We want to help make that possible. The Giving For Joy Gala will be held at the Multnomah Athletic Club on November 3rd from 6-9pm in…

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Spring Season

Empowering bereaved parents to live a life of joy and purpose What an inspiring Spring season for ‘Ohana Oasis and it’s launching us into an even more rewarding Fall.  Here’s what’s been happening on our little remote island of Kaua’i….

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We Remember and Haven’t Forgotten

Aloha, I had no plans to write this letter to you. I am so thankful for you all who are an important part of the work we are tirelessly doing to serve the parents who have already applied for our…

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This Last Quarter has been an Exciting One

This last quarter of the year has been an exciting one! What started as a simple Hawaiian themed Open House in Denver on October 7th morphed into a full fledged casino night at the Mike Ward Maserati Dealership. Beyond cards and dice,…

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