Dan and Debbie Bernier-Sontag

'Our motivation to keep Amber present in our lives is all the stronger'

The year 2023 has been a successful one for the Walk for Amber Scholarship. Between the walk and raffle on June 4 and our Welcome Center fundraiser on June 24, we raised just over $4,000.

On June 15, we awarded three Amber Bernier Scholarships - you go Madison, Ella, and Brooke! -bringing our total to 57 since giving out the first scholarship in 2004.

We are so grateful to our community for all the support and care and to donors for supporting these events. And we are so proud of our scholarship recipients who by their character and determination do great honor to our daughter's memory.

Finally, we would like to share our remarks prior to the walk. We hope it gives a sense of our journey as we grieve and honor our precious daughter, and our gratitude to this special community:...

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Thanks from Amber’s family

We thank this community for supporting the Amber Bernier scholarship at our fifth Walk for Amber StorySlam, cosponsored by Strolling of the Heifers. We had entertaining stories with a wonderful audience.

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Toleno shows depth of compassion and character

My wife and I would like to publicly express our support for Tristan Toleno for Brattleboro District 3 state representative. Those of us who have the good fortune to know Tristan are aware of his passion for politics and commitment to community service. He is well regarded as a...

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