Uplift Logo

About Melissa Maggio

Melissa Maggio is the Senior Public Relations Specialist at CaringBridge.

Melissa's Posts:

Love and Compassion Rule in “Hope Conquers All”

The advance copies are out, the first reviews are in, and the reactions to “Hope Conquers All” are overwhelmingly awesome. Author Sona Mehring is also the founder of CaringBridge.org – the online social network that helps people negotiate their health journeys in the best possible way: supported by all the love, hope, and compassion their families and friends can share […]

Read More

“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. […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More