It is the time for more than 500 local nonprofit organizations to make a big push for donations of all sizes. At Abode – which offers a loving, safe space to the dying – it was a normal day of service, with a focus on gratitude for gifts.
“The garden here is just so relaxing. It’s beautiful and the flowers are starting to bloom,” said Abode guest Anne Sewell, sitting on the expansive porch overlooking a pastoral yard.
Sewell is fighting cancer and kidney failure, and she had been alone in an apartment until she came to Abode in January…