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About Melissa Maggio

Melissa Maggio is the Senior Public Relations Specialist at CaringBridge.

Melissa's Posts:

“Hope Conquers All” Reveals CaringBridge Founder’s Motivation With Inspiring Stories

In her new book “Hope Conquers All” (Center Street/Hachette Book Group, August 2013), Sona Mehring reveals that the illness and death of her friends’ infant in 1997 was the catalyst for the very first CaringBridge Site. Today, her nonprofit organization enables millions of people each year to share information during health events, streamlining communication between countless family members and friends. […]

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The Sharing Continues

The CaringBridge Share Your Heart contest winner continues to spread love, hope and compassion to those facing a health journey by donating one of her iPad mini prizes. Last month, Ellen Joyce submitted this entry to the contest: My daughter’s nonprofit improves the quality of life for children receiving medical treatment in hospitals. She raises money and then donates gift […]

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You are Invited to a Mother’s Day Blog Party!

People express love for their mothers, grandmothers, wives and daughters in big and small ways every day. And now Mother’s Day is approaching fast! So in celebration of this special day, we invite you to join our blog party and ask you to blog about your appreciation, love and support of Moms everywhere in the world. Be Creative and Express […]

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CaringBridge is Named a Participating Charity for 2013 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon

CaringBridge, the “caring social network” that connects people who are experiencing a health event with families and friends, has been chosen to be a participating charity for the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon scheduled for October, 2013. Runners can dedicate their Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon to raising funds for CaringBridge, to help the nonprofit organization fulfill its mission “to amplify the […]

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CaringBridge Announces the “Share Your Heart” Contest Winner

More than 300 CaringBridge supporters from across the U.S. opened their hearts and entered the CaringBridge “Share Your Heart” photo, video, and essay contest in February, inspiring millions of people by sharing their everyday acts of kindness. The three-week contest invited people to submit the fun, unique and interesting ways they share love and support with friends and family. Heartfelt […]

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Enter to Win Our Share Your Heart Contest

People express their love and support in big and small ways every day. It could be anything from an encouraging note for someone’s first day on the job, to a thoughtful card telling a friend how much she means to you, or a declaration of love written in the clouds.     We know you have your own special ways […]

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