ABC News published Cate Edwards, daughter of John and Elizabeth, to Wed this morning which mentions the Elizabeth Edwards Foundation.
"In lieu of traditional wedding gifts, Edwards, who left a firm in Washington, where she was practicing law, to start the Elizabeth Edwards Foundation, has suggested donations to the foundation instead. The foundation provides mentors to disadvantaged college-bound students."
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The Elizabeth Edwards Foundation was mentioned in today's New York Times article For Cate Edwards, a Time for Wedded Bliss, about the upcoming wedding of Cate Edwards this Saturday to Dr. Trevor Upham.
"Ms. Edwards was practicing law in Washington until this year, when she left her firm to start the Elizabeth Edwards Foundation, which will provide volunteers to serve as mentors to disadvantaged college-bound students. The couple has suggested donations to the foundation as an alternative to gifts from traditional bridal registries." Read more here.
Glamour Magazine hits news stands today containing an exclusive interview with Cate Edwards, president of the Elizabeth Edwards Foundation.
In the article, Cate Edwards says about her mom, "Her optimism gave hope to millions. But she was also a realist who couldn’t entirely escape contemplating her own mortality, and she explained to me her newly clear perspective. “We are defined by what we do and how we do it,” she told me. She never liked the word legacy; it seemed too much to live up to. She preferred the word story. Mom wanted the story she left behind to be worth telling. And it is. That is why, in May 2011, I left my job as an attorney to start the Elizabeth Edwards Foundation." Read more here.
ElizabethEdwards.org, the official website of The Elizabeth Edwards Foundation, has just gone fully live. Please visit elizabethedwards.org to get information about the Foundation and its work, sign up for updates, volunteer, donate and more!