Finding Meaning

September 23, 2005: 15 years ago today, life changed forever. I thought I was aware, I thought I appreciated the fight, I thought I understood the challenges and realities of cancer, and I thought I was doing everything in my power to be an advocate, ambassador, and change-agent. The reality . . . I knew nothing. On September 23, 2005, it was my sixth [...]

2020-09-28T10:28:31-05:00September 28th, 2020|Blog, Blogs, Sarah Bartosz|

2020 Vision: A Blog by Annie Bartosz

Are you Listening to me? How often in the last 18 years has every high school graduate heard those words? Parents, teachers, siblings, friends . . . the list goes on. But, all too often, we are too distracted to really listen. Hearing is the physical ability to detect noise; whereas, listening involves mental processing, taking in information and making sense out it. It [...]

2020-06-05T10:11:18-05:00June 5th, 2020|Blog, Sarah Bartosz|

What Is . . .

. . . hope? Social distancing can not and will not stop the spread of awareness, knowledge, and action. Walking around the neighborhood with my kids last night, I was delighted to see the letters H-O-P-E colorfully painted and hanging in a front window. We stopped to admire the thoughtful handiwork with a smile and, in the moment, truly felt that hope. Though we [...]

2020-04-02T11:46:20-05:00April 2nd, 2020|Blog, Sarah Bartosz|