We are grateful to announce that our letter of intent to purchase an existing hospice on Twin Lakes was accepted on October 18, 2016. Our purchase agreement was fully executed on December 18th with a hoped for closing date of late February, 2017.
Thank you for your support to get to this important milestone for families!
Please help us reach our goal to purchase, renovate and operate this long-awaited children’s hospice and respite home. We hope to open in the fall of 2017, but need your help to make that possible! Click here to donate:
The Mary Moon Foundation
The 2017 Shoot for the Moon event will be held at Nickelodeon Universe at the Mall of America in Bloomington, MN on March 4th, 2017, this will be the 7th annual event for our foundation. The event draws over 1500 attendees and includes games/prizes, merchandise, dancers, and a silent auction. It is a family-centric event that shares Mary’s story of fighting cancer, communicates awareness of the struggles children and their families endure during hospitalization, and generates revenue for our foundation to support our cause. (more…)
Friday, October 14th, 1 pm-5:30 pm and Saturday, October 15, 8 am-Noon
LifeSource Conference Center ~ 2225 W. River Rd. N., Minneapolis, MN
The Thresholds of Living, Dying, and Death: Pediatric Palliative, Hospice and Bereavement Care
At the completion of this symposium, participants should be able to:
*Accreditation – This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare and Crescent Cove. Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare is accredited by the MMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Director of Development creates and oversees the implementation of a strategic approach to fundraising including individual philanthropy, sponsorships, grant solicitation, and in-kind resources. Specifically, the Director of Development will provide leadership and direction for major gifts, the structure for and the implementation of a capital campaign. This individual will work to grow and manage a portfolio of individual donors capable of making major or capital gifts. The Director of Development will identify, cultivate, solicit and steward those benefactors.
Thank you for helping children live as fully as possible to the last moment of life, and ensure families are supported during this very difficult and challenging time.
The mission of Crescent Cove, formerly Children’s Lighthouse of Minnesota, is to offer care and support to children and young adults with a shortened life-expectancy, and their families. We intend to fulfill this dream by creating one of only a handful of children’s residential hospice and respite care homes in the United States.