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A Thank You Letter: “Dear Dragonfly”

Reprinted with permission Dear Dragonfly, They say that when a child has cancer, his family and everyone who loves him does, too. This couldn’t be more true for us. When our 16-month-old son was diagnosed with the disease in the fall of 2015, the news sent a shockwave through all of us. Upon hearing the […]

An Open Thank You Letter

An Open Thank You Letter To: Dragonfly co-founders, Ria and Christine, and our friends at The Dragonfly Foundation, This email has been a long time coming.  You may need tissues by the time I am finished.  I don’t even know where to begin.  All I do know is you were the light and continue to […]

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(Part 2) Post-Camp Survey Results!

We are excited to share the results of Dragonfly’s Camp Uplift post-camp survey! (To read the Camp Uplift Overview Part 1, click here.) Our volunteer team of “Kindness Advisors” under the supervision of volunteers, Maureen Scahill and Sydney Rader, did a fantastic job planning and implementing this volunteer-driven initiative. Both the campers and their parents […]

GFS Kickball Tournament

Over the weekend, four Gordon Food Service stores competed in a friendly, store rivalry Kickball Tournament! The day was filled with friendly competition, split the pot, and of course food!! This was the first GFS Kickball Tournament of its kind and it all benefited The Dragonfly Foundation. Through all of their hard work, the four […]