Meet Cate Ellis, a senior at UW-Oshkosh, and learn her story of struggle and triumph as a sister.
Find out what Kelly of Waterford wishes she had known before her sister with a seizure disorder was hospitalized.
Enjoy photos from SibDays of Summer and Teen Sib Leadership activities this summer.
This issue was written and designed by our Sibling Summer Interns, Zoe and Randy. Get to know them, along with our new Youth Coordinator on page 4.
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NOTE: This issue does not contain our usual Calendar of Events. Continue to watch for website, Facebook, and email announcements to get the latest updates.
This special issue of SibNews features WisconSibs locked down during “safer at home” orders.
Hear Courtney, a teacher and a mother of 3 siblings, tell how her family has changed during the lock down.
Be inspired by Stephenie Mlodzik’s siblings revealing rainbows in the clouds.
High school and college WisconSibs tell it like it is in “What Siblings Would Like Parents to Know During This Pandemic”
Fresh Chive Soup recipe
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This issue is filled with stories and information about:
Sibling’s Choice Awards – Siblings tell what caregivers for their sisters and brothers mean to them.
Upcoming Sibshop and Sib Camp dates and information
Why your sister may be the best thing to happen to you
Recipe for a quick, tasting dessert
Calendar of events for Dec 2019-January 2020 and beyond
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Dec 2019-Jan 2020 SibNews
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You’ll find all kinds of news for and about siblings of people with disabilities, like:
SibNews Aug-Oct 2019
Fall Sibshops starting in September
Eben’s story for our 20 Sibs/20 Stories series
Teen Sib Leadership and Summer Interns
Sibling’s Choice Nominations open
Calendar for WisconSibs
Golf FORE Children and Celebrate Sisterhood fundraisers
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Oct-Dec 2017 issue of SibNews is filled with information, news, photos, and even a recipe you’re going to love! READ ALL ABOUT IT!
The feature story is about Katie and Kristie Carlsen, sisters who live together and really help one another get through life. While not originally what either of them planned, they are having a great time living in the community together. Read about what it takes to be a caregiver sister and the rewards they both enjoy.
Other news includes:
Tips for Caregivers Sibs
A Letter of Thanks from an Adult with Disabilities to Her Sibs
Calendar of Oct-Dec 2017 Events Recipe for Super Fudge Brownies (great for allergen sensitive)
Photos from Summer Camps!
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We are so excited about the July-September 2017 issue of SibNews. Check it out!
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Cover story: Jenni Oeftger shares her story about how growing up with her brother helps her be a better teacher.
Teen Sibs take on leadership roles and careers
Enjoy Noah’s Monsterous Cookies
Gratitude changes lives
Calendar, events, fundraisers, games… and LOTS of PHOTOS!
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