Le Bonheur Express Article from October 2018

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting the Forrest Spence Fund Bereavement Cart.

Click here to read the article. 

StyleBlueprint What to Wear March Edition

For the March edition of StyleBlueprints “What to Wear,” they featured 3 women who have made their mark on Memphis in their respective fields.  Our co-founder and Executive Director Brittany was one of the women chosen.  Click HERE to read the story. 

StyleBlueprint Memphis & Nashville: FACES of Memphis

StyleBlueprint of Memphis and Nashville chose Brittany Spence as one of their FACES of Memphis and of Nashville.  The article is linked HERE.

The Women of Memphis’ Great Charities

StyleBlueprint Memphis readers voted for their favorite top 10 charitable and nonprofit organizations in Memphis and the Forrest Spence Fund was selected as one of the top 10.  They gathered the group of dedicated women who work for, volunteer with or are clients of the top 10 charities for a day of fashion and fun.  The article is linked HERE.

Paying It Forward

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital published an article about the work of the Forrest Spence Fund over the last 10 years.  The highlight was the way we encourage families to honor their child by giving back.  Click HERE to read the article.  

At Home Memphis & Midsouth

At Home Memphis & Midsouth spotlighted our Executive Director and co-founder Brittany Spence in their January 2017 issue.  The article is posted to the right or can be read by clicking the link and going to pages 22-23. Thank you At Home Memphis & Midsouth for spending time with Brittany to learn more about her heart and mission for the Forrest Spence Fund. 

http://athomemms.com/index/issues/january-2017-issue/

Forrest Spence Testimonial

A video testimonial from families the Forrest Spence Fund has helped over the years. 

Forrest Spence Testimonial - the Asher Family

The video below is a testimonial given by the Asher family. 

Le Bonheur Town Hall Presentation

The Spences shared the story of Forrest and how the Forrest Spence Fund started at Le Bonheur Town Hall on November 11th, 2015.  

Local Good News Live

Local Memphis Live did a piece on the Forrest Spence Fund that aired on August 25, 2015 highlighting the Forrest Spence 5k.  Brittany Spence, Executive Director, along with Kisha Duncan, a mom that has been helped by the FSF appeared on the show.  

Local Good News Memphis Segment

Local Memphis did a piece on the Forrest Spence Fund that aired on Christmas day, 2014. The wonderful employees at ServPro Memphis contacted the news about the Care Bags their employees did for the holidays. They donated close to 50 care bags. 

Fox News 13 Segment about the Forrest Spence Fund

Fox News in Memphis, TN did a news segment on the Forrest Spence Fund in August of 2013.  Watch the video below.

Fox News 13 Segment about how the Forrest Spence Fund helps families

Fox 13 News Segment from August 29, 2014.

University of Tennessee Torchbearer Article - May 2014

David and Brittany Spence both graduated from the University of Tennessee Knoxville for undergrad, graduate, and medical school. They are UT fans through and through and were honored when the University contacted them about doing an article in their Torchbearer magazine. Click the link below to read the article about the Forrest Spence Fund.

http://torchbearer.utk.edu/2014/05/healing-through-helping/

Alpha Omicron Pi National Magazine, To Dragma - Spring 2014

Brittany Spence pledged Alpha Omicron Pi in 1998 at the University of Tennessee.  Their magazine, To Dragma spotlighted the Spence's and their work with the Forrest Spence Fund in their Spring 2014 magazine.  Click here to read the article.  

Le Bonheur Express Article from January 2017

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting the Forrest Spence Fund 2nd Annaul No Show Ball.  

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Le Bonheur's Annual Magazine - Fall of 2011

Click here to read an article about the Forrest Sibling Playroom in Le Bonheur's Annual Magazine.  You can find the article on page 15 in the magazine. 

Le Bonheur Express Article from August 2015

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting Family Choice Award Recipient Jay Johnston who Brittany nominated for the award.  Jay was Forrest's primary care nurse and someone who became "family" to the Spences during and after Forrest's hospital stay.  Jay is the perfect person to be given this award and Brittany was honored to nominate her.  

Read the article by clicking here

Le Bonheur Express Article from April 2015

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting some the dinners we provide monthly for family and friends of patients admitted at the hospital.  Andrew Michael Italian Kitchen has graciously paired up with us to help provide a delicious meal to all those that attend.  Each month we feed over 200 people and spend time encouraging them on their journey with a sick child. 

Click here to read the article. 

Le Bonheur Express Article from January 2015

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting some of the work of the Forrest Spence Fund around the holidays.  We fed over 300 people a warm meal from Jim's Place Grille along with passing out close to 1000 presents to patients and siblings.  

Click here to read the article. 

Le Bonheur Express Article from October 2014

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting how the Forrest Spence Fund comes beside families to help them in their grief.  This article is about the family of Easton Green and what they did through the Forrest Spence Fund to give back.  

Click here to read the article. 

Le Bonheur Express Article from September 2014

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting some of the work of the Forrest Spence Fund. 

Click here to read the article. 

Le Bonheur Express Article from July 2014

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Express Article highlighting how the Forrest Spence Fund comes beside families to help them in their grief.  This article is about the family of Lily Butterick and what they did through the Forrest Spence Fund to give back.  

Click here to read the article. 

Volunteer of the Quarter - February 2011

Brittany Spence was named Volunteer of the Quarter at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.  Click here to read the article. 

Le Bonheur Express Article from July 2009

The Forrest Spence Fund donates 250 gift bags and a microwave to the NICU at Le Bonheur.  Click here to read the article. 

Le Bonheur Express Article from May 2009

The Forrest Spence Fund donates a red wagon, rocker/recliner, and subscriptions for magazines to the Mother's Nursing Room at Le Bonheur.  Click here to read the article.