President’s Messages

President’s Message – June 2021

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

I went to a COPE workshop about 11 years ago, not knowing the topic until I got there. The woman presenting was talking about the “afterlife.” She didn’t do specific readings but talked generally about her ability to “read” how …

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President’s Message – May 2021

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

May brings Mother’s Day so I googled “who started Mother’s Day” and learned that a woman, Anna Jarvis, daughter of Ann Reeves Jarvis, started Mother’s Day as a way of honoring the sacrifices mothers made for their children. I know certain holidays …

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President’s Message – April 2021

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

I am writing this while listening to the morning news, not on Long Island, but in Denver, Colorado, about thirty minutes south of Boulder. While the conversations barely a week ago were all about the potential three feet of snow …

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President’s Message – December 2020

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

We have just had our first major family holiday since the pandemic slammed into our country and reshaped so much of our lives. Our lives are bracketed by the daily graphing of infection, rising hospitalization rates, and death counts that …

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President’s Message – November 2020

Posted by: Adam Rabinovitch | Categories: President's Messages

Adam Rabinovitch, our executive director, has joined with a national grief advocacy group called Evermore. Adam has had some conversations with them as they develop a national platform for the needs of the bereaved. I had the pleasure of joining …

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