The 2017 Darcie Sims Scholarship Winner

The recipient of the 2017 Darcie Sims Scholarship is Gina Mattei from Derby, CT.  Gina’s son Louis died on February 17, 2016.  She and her son David have been devasted.  You may read her submission here: Gina Scholarship submission   We wish Gina and her son David a very hopeful and healing conference.  We know that this will […]

2017 Darcie Sims Compassionate Friends Scholarship

You may be the next recipient of our scholarship to this years Conference.

The Tony Brown Foundation, LLC is pleased to announce that they will be sending one grieving parent to The Compassionate Friends/USA 40th National Conference, on July 28-30th.”Rays of Sunshine, Oceans of Hope . is this years theme for this event being held at the Hilton Bonnett Creek Resort in beautiful Orlando, Florida!

Memorial Blood Drive

On March 11, 2017, just two days after Tony’s 32nd birthday, we are hosting our fifth memorial blood drive through the Red Cross. The drive will be held at Good Shepard Lutheran Church at 466 Elm Street, Monroe, CT, between the hours of 7:45Am and 1PM. You may visit The Red Cross Site and make your appointment or via email to anne@thetonybrownfoundation.org.

Darcie Sims Memorial Scholarship to the Compassionate Friends Conference

The Tony Brown Foundation, LLC is pleased to announce that it will be sending one grieving parent to The Compassionate Friends/USA 39th National Conference. July, 2011, I boarded a plane headed to Minneapolis, Minnesota.  It was a place I had longed to go to from years of Listening to A Prairie Home Companion.  This, however, was not […]

Annual Memorial Candle Lighting

December 13, 2015 – December 13, 2015 Map and Directions | Register The Light of Love Shines On! Every year we hold this beautiful event full of love, hope and memories in conjunction with The Compassionate Friends World Wide Candle Lighting.  The Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting unites family and friends around the globe in […]

Candle Lighting 2015

The Tony Brown Foundation is holding its 7th annual candle lighting, “The Light of Love Shines On” in conjunction with The Compassionate Friends. The Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting unites family and friends around the globe in lighting candles for one hour to honor the memories of the sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, and grandchildren who […]

A DAY WITH MITCH CARMODY

Mitch Carmody is the prognosticator of the Proactive Grieving model of grief processing. His approach is organic, compassionate and compelling. Mitch has been working with bereaved families and bereavement organizations for over 25 years and is his passion. Any one of these stand alone workshops has already helped thousands of grievers on their grief journey […]

A Day With Mitch Carmody

October 17, 2015 – October 17, 2015 Map and Directions | Register Description: REGISTER BELOW Mitch Carmody is the prognosticator of the Proactive Grieving model of grief processing. His approach is organic, compassionate and compelling. Mitch has been working with bereaved families and bereavement organizations for over 25 years and is his passion. Any one […]

BROWNSTOCK 5

August 22, 2015 – August 23, 2015 Map and Directions | Register Description: Last year was a beautiful and successful event.  We raised enough money to support our community outreach programs, provide resources to help the bereaved and fund our support group, along with providing scholarships.  This year we added new events and new scholarships […]

Winner of The Darcie Sims TCF Memorial Scholarship Announced!

We are pleased to announce this years winner of the 2015 Darcie Sims TCF Memorial Scholarship. Traci Mulligan tells her touching story below. She is a member in good standing of the Savannah Compassionate Friends Chapter. On November 21, 2013; her life was changed forever. Her three sons, Garrett, Wesley and Eli, were killed in […]