TRU Community Care is hosting a butterfly release and memorial event, with hopes of making it an annual event. The first annual Butterfly Release and Memorial event will take place on June 22, 2019, at 9:00 a.m, at TRU Community Care – 2593 Park Lane, Lafayette, Colorado. TRU Community Care hope to make this an annual event in commemoration of those communities members that have been lost to illness and disease.
Families will gather together to release butterflies to honor their deceased loved ones. According to TRU Community Care, “Releasing butterflies symbolizes the transcendence that a loved one has gone through.” Community members are invited to join in this unique celebration of life. The ceremony includes music and an introduction by Michael McHale, TRU Community Care’s CEO. It will also feature the reading of the names of patients who have passed and a time for sharing of memories. The ceremony of butterflies is meant to represent love, transformation, and hope. More than one hundred butterflies are released during the program by more than 100 attendees.
The cost to participate in memorializing a loved one is $20 per butterfly. You can purchase a butterfly to release yourself or have somebody else release by visiting their website, www.trucare.org.
TRU Community Care is a non-profit healthcare organization that provides various forms medical help to those in need of it and focus on providing a continuum of care for members of our community living with advanced illness and loss. Learn more at www.truecare.org, (303) 442-0961.