Please help others who are
grieving, or are in need of inspiration by celebrating your
child's legacy on AngelChild Legacies.
Although wanting to submit their
child's legacy to AngelChild, some people feel they would
like assistance in expressing themselves adequately, or with
general writing. I am willing to help you with construction
if you contact
AngelChild" before submitting will be helpful to you in
deciding what your legacy should contain. Following is the
instructions for submitting information to have a child
included on Angelchild.
A picture of the child.
Please have the photo scanned into a digital image (many
photo places now do this) and send to me as an attachment
along with the other information. The photo should be
cropped to 190-200 pixels wide.
The name of the child as you
would like it to appear. i.e. - Meica Bristol or Meica
The age of the child.
The dates and years when the
child was on earth. i.e. - August 27, 1986 - July 20,
Cause of death (optional) i.e.
- accidental, drunk driver, specific disease, etc.
Where child last lived. A
province, state or country will do.
List any special funds, or
active memorials that have been established in your
child's name. This could be a scholarship fund, a special
award bearing the name of your child given out each year,
a plaque dedicated to your child, etc.
If you choose, a favorite
charitable organization can be listed as your choice for
where memorial donations may be sent in the name of your
child. (optional) i.e. - SIDS, Muscular Dystrophy org,
Battens Disease org, MADD for children dying as a result
of drunk driving accident etc.) If this is a special fund
that is not familiar to others, please list what the
donations are used for. i.e. - The Meica Bristol Fund -
Under the Saskatchewan Association for Community Living
established to further the causes of human rights for
persons with disabilities.
Please include the address
and the URL of the organization if there is one i.e. -
the URL is http://......... .
Your e-mail address (optional).
Although optional to list on the site, I do need it in
case I have questions regarding your information. Please
state whether you want it listed on the site or
The child's legacy. Please use
Angelchild is intended to
be a celebration of life, not a mourning of
the death. The expression of the great loss of the
ones left behind should be expressed elsewhere. This
should be an inspirational place for others to come
to - illuminating, motivating. It could be humorous,
encouraging, uplifting or comforting. The idea is
that someone who has not lost a child would want to
visit the site, and when they do, that they take
something away from it. The legacy should evoke hope
in the human spirit rather than deep sadness. It
should be an inspiration to others.
What is this child's
legacy? It could be an intimate legacy (impacting on
mostly immediate family, neighbours and school
friends) or a more global one where the child had
impacted on their community due to their own
actions, or those of their family who were their
The legacy can be in the
form of a poem, a writing, a simple drawing (must be
scanned as with the picture, not in excess of 350
pixels wide). Use your imagination. However, the
material must be original as we must observe
copyright laws. I may require your signature
stating that the material is original.
List living legacies in
existence such as trust funds, dedicated garden,
Please check your grammar
Send to Annette. I prefer a
Microsoft Word document, Word perfect, or an e-mail
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