President’s Messages

President’s Message – February, 2020

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

Grief is grief. We all mourn our losses. How we mourn, however, is shaped by many factors. Religious and cultural practices shape our beliefs and rituals around loss, often giving mourners signposts when we feel so lost. Our own temperament …

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President’s Message – October, 2019

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

When I became Board President in January, 2019, I felt getting to hear your thoughts, opinions, feelings, and needs was essential to help me and the Board make sure that COPE continues to be an important resource for grieving families. …

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President’s Message – August 2019

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

It is often a just over four hour road to visit my son and his family. Sometimes longer, occasionally, joyously, shorter. Traffic, construction, accidents, weather all conspire to slow me down, leaving me a bit weary and frustrated as I …

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President’s Message – July 2019

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

Hi everyone, I wasn’t sure what I wanted to write about this month. For me, making it through June, the month of the anniversary of my son’s death, is hard enough. And honestly, April and May are not much easier. …

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