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Wedding Anniversary Random Acts of Kindness

One of our members started a tradition in Widowed Village that you're invited to participate in. Join eliana in marking your wedding anniversary by performing Random Acts of Kindness (RAKs).

If you're inspired to participate, please RSVP on the event page with the number of acts you will complete in honor of your special day.  

Here's a  link to the event:  Wedding Anniversary RAKs

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Please add your special dates to our new Forum discussions to honor and recognize your wedding anniversaries, birthdays, dates of your loss. We currently have them posted for July, August & September and will add the following months as they approach.  Click month to go to that page:     JULY    AUGUST    SEPTEMBER

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We welcome your feedback and are happy to answer any questions you may have.  You can reach us by email at or by posting a comment in the Help Forum here in Widowed Village.

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Jocey commented on eliana's event 2015 Wedding Anniversary Random Acts of Kindness
"Our 2nd year "legal" wedding anniversary is August 16, but we were together over 25 years.  As soon as the Federal Govt (2013) announced a change in their Office of Personnel Management that would allow retirees to designate a same…"
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Jocey is attending eliana's event

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E. Brandt replied to lisa72's discussion The Nice Things People Say
"Lisa, Unfortunately people are not able to process the death of a loved one. When they don't know what to say occasionally crazy , stupid and funny come out at once in a jumbled mess. It's hard to hold back tears while simultaneously…"
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eliana commented on eliana's event 2015 Wedding Anniversary Random Acts of Kindness
"Thank you all so much for participating!"
1 hour ago


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