Honoring a beautiful snow angel

Last month Wishbone Foundation was honored to be the recipient of donations spearheaded by Meghan Dukes.  Meghan organized a collection of donations from a group of over 20 friends and family members raising over $2000.  Here is her story and … Continued

Nurse Training impacts local Grandmother

Dee McClain, a volunteer from www.mollybears.com attended the Wishbone Foundation training in September, bravely shared her story and the impact our training made on her.  Here are her thoughts as she reflects on the two-day experience.   Wishbone training touched my … Continued

Nurse Spotlight – Jody Elliott

This month we are highlighting Jody Elliott from Swedish Medical Center.  Jody has been with the Wishbone Foundation from day one and she explains in her own words what the foundation means to her and why our mission is so … Continued

Working out for Wishbone

On March 23, 2013 I was eight months pregnant and had the horrible feeling that something wasn’t right so went to the hospital where they confirmed that feeling.  For causes unknown, our expected daughter, Peyton, wasn’t going to be joining us … Continued

The Life of a NICU Nurse

So many of us are dedicated to our professions, yet a NICU nurse is truly something special. Their passion and dedication they have to the littlest, most vulnerable patients is awe-inspiring. They take in these little patients and love them … Continued

In Honor of National Nurses Week

Protection.  Encouragement.  Advocacy. These are a few words that can be used to describe nurses and their profession. Today, May 6th marks National Nurses Day and kicks off National Nurses week (May 6-May 12).  As an organization dedicated to providing … Continued

First Time for Everything

On March 6th and 7th the Wishbone Foundation held the first Wishbone Bereavement training session.  The day was met with feelings of anticipation and excitement.  Thirty nine trainees were in attendance ranging from nurses to social workers to chaplains.  They … Continued

New Website Launched

We are excited to announce the launch of our new website after many months in development.   The new site highlights the story behind the organization, gives information about the Wishbone training program and Wishbone Wish List and provides resources for … Continued

2nd Annual Golf Tournament

Golf does make a difference. Friday | June 7, 2013 | 1:00-7:00pm – Colorado National Golf Club Our inaugural event in 2012 was a huge success with over 200 golfers in attendance and $22,000 raised to help further our mission.  … Continued