Last week, Scott Koon presented Mayo Clinic’s Stress Management and Resiliency Training (SMART), and we are so grateful for the wonderful group in attendance. It was a pleasure to host the event, and several of you have told us how you have used the material already. For example, one person said he had used one of the techniques to help him relax after seeing a particularly difficult news item on television….Keep Reading
Many thanks to Attorney Bret Cole for talking to our community members and answering questions—about estate planning, wills, and other important legal matters that we all must face—during our recent Lunch and Learn. There are more than 125 decisions that must be made when experiencing a loss. But most people aren’t aware many of these decisions can be addressed in advance, and planning ahead leaves families with a sense of…Keep Reading
Family Promise received a $750 gift from the Morris-Baker Community Fund supp orting Songfest 2016. Songfest features bluegrass, country, and gospel music from regional artists, and will take place on Sunday, November 13 at the Gregory Center on the Milligan College campus. Admission is free and donations are welcome. Family Promise’s mission is to help homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence through a community-based response. Pictured here, left to…Keep Reading
Morris-Baker Funeral Home & Cremation Services raised over $13,000 for the United Way of Washington County for its fall 2016 campaign. The gift was a combination of corporate and personal contributions from Morris-Baker employees. We encourage other companies to give to the United Way, which brings communities together to focus on the most important human needs-building partnerships, forging consensus and leveraging resources to make a measurable difference. Thank you to…Keep Reading
We had a great time at the Johnson City Senior Expo today. Kibbi, the Morris-Baker therapy dog, also attended and greeted attendees. Thanks to everyone who came by our booth!