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Remembering Jayme

As I was thinking about writing this during the week, I was sitting on a bench near a river by my house that I frequent often.  I was thinking about Jayme, appreciating some much-needed contemplative time.  A white duck moved swiftly in front of me, bolting down the river while dodging the large rocks. It was remarkable because I…
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Celebrating Twenty Years: Kerlyne Desire

As we continue to appreciate 22 years of giving, sharing, and community-building, Jayme’s Fund has been interviewing some of the beautiful people we’ve gotten to know over the life of the organization." This month, we share our interview with Kerlyne Desire. Here’s what she had to say about her experience with the organization.  I was…
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The Journey Of A Bear

Where do Jayme’s Bears go? To trace the journey of one of Jayme’s Bears, let’s start with a bit of a history lesson. Back in 2012, we launched the Jayme’s Bears Project, inspired by the mitzvah (or “good deed”) Jayme  completed at age twelve. She hand-made forty fleece teddy bears, delivering them to the Jimmy…
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