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About irisremembers

Bereaved Mother, Founder and Executive Director of Infants Remembered In Silence, Inc. (IRIS) IRIS is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that works with people following the death of a child at any gestational age, or death from stillbirth, neo-natal death, birth defects, SIDS, SUDC, illness, accidents, and all other forms of infant or early childhood death. IRIS can be found online at www.irisRemembers.com ,on Facebook , and we can be followed on twitter and this blog.

I wanted to update everyone regarding the flood that we had at the IRIS office on February 28, 2012. Those of you who live in our area my remember the rain and snow mix that we go that afternoon and … Continue reading

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Voting for the Pepsi Grant

Voting for the Pepsi Grant is going well but we still need your help. Currently we are ranked 28 !!!!! You Can Help a Local Non-profit And it Won’t Cost You A Penny! Why Help IRIS? IRIS has applied for … Continue reading

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Grant $, Loss, and Giving Back

I hope that you know that Infants Remembered In Silence, Inc. (IRIS) has been working very hard to get a $50K Pepsi Refresh Grant! Everything is in place and voting started yesterday. So happy that we checked the website at … Continue reading

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IRIS in May

This past week has been full of great things for IRIS. We have had 4 balloons found from one little boy’s memorial balloon release. Three from a release in 2010 and one from a release in 2009. The funny thing … Continue reading

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So What’s Next for IRIS?

What a wonderful weekend to have a balloon release! The weather could not have been better. The last 2 years the weather was cold and wet, last year we had wall cloud mixed in with that balloons! Have posted a … Continue reading

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Balloon Release, Potluck, and 2nd time with Pepsi

NOTICE  ~  IRIS Balloon Release this Sunday – we have been notified by the city of Faribault that due to flooding this last week in Faribault , we will not be able to have picnic tables at the park. If … Continue reading

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