The Be You Collection


Welcome to The B.L.A.I.R. Connection’s second collection, The Be You Collection. The goal of collections is to provide siblings an easy way to contribute to the website and make them think about their situation in a new and unique way. Siblings of children with terminal illnesses can often feel as if they are defined by their brother or sister’s experiences. The Be You Collection aims to emphasize the individual traits and interests of siblings who are often overlooked. I gathered the responses of seven different siblings to several questions. If you are a sibling of someone with a terminal illness and you’d like to be included in the next collection, email me at [email protected].

Contributors: Kaylei McGarrett, Chloey Rudy, Matthew Moon, Ella Moon, Jan Ballbé, Grey Chapin, Nic Bouzakis

 

Section 1: About Me

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Section 2: Hobbies

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Section 3: Passions

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Section 4: Interests

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Section 5: Goals

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The Unknown

This blog is by Chloey Rudy, an 8th grader that I met while competing at the Florida Future Problem Solving competition in March. While many people were interested in hearing about my project, Chloey had a special connection. After telling her about the website, she shared her experiences as a… Read More

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Henry & Blair

Yesterday, the Cure Sanfilippo Foundation launched an awareness campaign about my dog, Henry, and his relationship with Blair. My sister, Blair, and Henry were best friends and he misses her so much ever since she passed away due to Sanfilippo in 2017. Learn more about their one of a kind bond in this video and share to raise awareness for Sanfilippo Syndrome. Read More

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