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About Ronda Maurer

Ronda Maurer is the Senior Volunteer Engagement Specialist at CaringBridge. Her goal is to connect volunteers to our mission to make a real impact on the lives of others. Connect with her at rmaurer@caringbridge.org or visit our Volunteer page.

Ronda's Posts:

Three Generations, Together Every Step of the Way

“We have walked some places no others would want to walk. Things have changed in our lives.” – Becky R. Rebecca was a first grader when she was admitted to the hospital with pancreatitis. Her grandmother, Becky, focused on two things: healing for her granddaughter, and to walk along side her daughter and son-in-law, Christyn and Brian, during a very […]

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Jeff and Mary’s Story: Lives of Purpose

“I didn’t let cancer destroy me and we didn’t let cancer destroy our family. In some way he is living through this new life.” – Mary A Journey Based in Love Mary is full of life. She’s vivacious, spunky and some would even say feisty. But this story is not just about Mary – it’s about Jeff too – and […]

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Volunteer Appreciation Week: A Journey of 60,000 Words

“If I can help even one person begin sharing their journey with others, I will be grateful,” – Alicia Razvi Alicia volunteers for CaringBridge, responding to customer needs. She’s there for people on day 1 of their health journey. And she’s grateful to help families share their journey, because she’s been there. Just after the birth of their third child, […]

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Summertime Family Camps: Time Together, Memories Forever

My family is fun, silly, loving and, well, crazy–but in the best sense possible. Like many families, we have our own challenges and life situations to work through. My big brother has cerebral palsy. You probably wouldn’t know it if you looked at him–he is affected most in his cognitive abilities. Though he is 37, he is unable to understand […]

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National Volunteer Week: Our Appreciation

We celebrate National Volunteer Week because we are inspired by our volunteers and want you to have the same kind of transformational experience. Each day we are delivering a post about taking action and encouraging individuals to be at the center of social change – discovering and demonstrating a collective power to make a difference. Check out the kick-off message and […]

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Minnesota Wild’s February Charity of the Month

CaringBridge has been recently selected as the Charity of the Month for the Minnesota Wild Hockey Club. The Wild selects Minnesota nonprofits doing good in the local community. CaringBridge has appeared numerous times throughout the organization’s history as they select individuals to participate in Wild sponsored activities. One of the members, Brenna Tobais, of the Community Relations team for the […]

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