September 2017 Newsletter

September 2017 Newsletter

Featured Funds – Rocker Memorial Skatepark The Rocker Memorial Skatepark WILL be built and shredded in honor of a friend of the community, Steve “Rocker” Anderson, who passed away in an avalanche on Donner Summit December 24, 2012. The goal of the Rocker...
April 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 Newsletter

Raising a Glass to Raise Funds By Tim Meadows Each year we hold a memorial fundraiser for our scholarship fund, the Christopher Meadows Memorial EMS Education Fund. It is equal parts a memorial to our son and a fundraiser for paramedic and EMT scholarships that our...

College for Cannon Fundraiser

College for Cannon Fundraiser Joe Zuiches, a 42 year-old resident of Olympic Valley and a member of the Squaw Valley professional ski patrol since 2012, was killed in a fatal incident during avalanche control activities at the top of Gold Coast Ridge at Squaw Valley....
Living with loss

Living with loss

A few days ago I posted this short piece on our CharitySmith Facebook page and the reaction was way more than I ever expected. My intention was to share some of what really goes on at CharitySmith. In our society we are often too uncomfortable to discuss death, even...

Start A Memorial Fund

  How To Set Up A CHARITYSMITH Memorial Fund At CHARITYSMITH we believe the creation of a memorial fund is a beautiful way to honor a loved-one who is no longer with us. As such, we strive to partner with each fund administrator to make the creation of a memorial fund...