Together

Together

It can be awkward, to say the least.  But even thinking of our own awkwardness feels selfish, given the contrast.  Your co-worker just lost her husband to cancer; your friend’s mother suddenly died in a car accident; your grandfather died, leaving your grandmother a...
The Shaping of Things to Come…

The Shaping of Things to Come…

…or “Where have we been & where are we going?” Through his work as a life insurance agent, Jimmy Chouteau naturally came in to contact with many widows.  He began to hear and notice many needs ranging from household tasks & yard work to...
Valentine’s Day In The News

Valentine’s Day In The News

The weekend of Valentine’s Day 2016 brought quite a flurry of activity for us at Widow Wednesday.  Not only did we get to deliver roses to close to 150 widows across the Kansas City metro, but we were also featured in news articles and videos on television,...
Valentine’s Day 2016

Valentine’s Day 2016

This Valentine’s Day was a very exciting one for us.  Not only because we were able to rally a group of volunteers to deliver roses and cards to close to 150 widows all over the Kansas City metro area, but also because our story was shared on television and web...
Fall Rake Day

Fall Rake Day

This past November 7, 2015, Widow Wednesday proudly partnered with 52 volunteers comprised of Bankers Life agents, managers, support staff and their families to rake and clean the yards of widows in the Kansas City metro area.  We were able to rake around 20 yards,...
Christmas Caroling 2015

Christmas Caroling 2015

This past December, small groups of volunteers gathered to bless several widows in the Kansas City area with baskets of goodies and songs of Christmas joy.  It was one small way we seek to share and show the love of Jesus, especially in the season when we celebrate...