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Eagan, Minn., (February 7, 2017) — CaringBridge is pleased to announce the appointments of Sharon Berry, Jim Cuene, Bruce Smith and Pete Sommerness to its board of directors. They join a board of 16, comprised of individuals from the technology, health care, business, and nonprofit communities. Board members for the Minnesota-based nonprofit are appointed to… Read More

Eagan, Minn., (January 18, 2017) — CaringBridge today announced that Founder and Chief Ambassador, Sona Mehring, has decided to retire effective June 30, 2017. The global nonprofit social network that offers free personal, private websites to connect family and friends during a health crisis will mark 20 years since its founding in June 1997. After two… Read More

Eagan, Minn., (November 29, 2016) — Today, CaringBridge launches its annual year-end giving campaign to raise $1.2 million. This year, CaringBridge asked users and donors: What does CaringBridge mean to you? With answers ranging from “hope” to “help,” CaringBridge will share those messages throughout the holiday season. The global nonprofit social network, fueled by the generosity… Read More

Eagan, Minn., (November 1, 2016) — CaringBridge, the global nonprofit social network dedicated to helping family and friends give and receive support during a health crisis, wants to remind family caregivers this November during National Family Caregivers Month that to be strong enough to care for your loved one, you must take care to give care…. Read More

Eagan, Minn., (September 13, 2016) — A health journey is not about one person. It becomes an experience that brings family and friends together. Staying connected can have a powerful impact on hope and the healing process. Beginning September 13 through September 30, CaringBridge asks supporters to join them with a financial gift, honoring the stories… Read More

Eagan, Minn., (June 7, 2016) — Today, CaringBridge marks 19 years since the first CaringBridge website began, and that huge milestone is being celebrated with a summer giving campaign. Beginning June 7 through June 15, CaringBridge asks supporters to join them with a financial gift, honoring the stories and connections that happen on CaringBridge every day…. Read More