On this day each year, we celebrate the life of Little Tait. It was November 6, three years ago, that he made his early entrance into the world. We didn’t know what to expect, since he wasn’t due until February 4 … three months later. When Daddy caught the first glimpse of his firstborn son, [...]
We will be going on the air at 3:00 PST (6:00 EST) on Sandra Beck’s (of Motherhood Inc.) radio station talking about Little Tait’s story and the Little Tait Foundation for Preemie Aid! To listen in, go to the livestream at www.toginet.com. The show is Motherhood Talk Radio, hosted by Sandra Beck, Christy Holly, and [...]
I’ve been pondering an article that examined the above perspective, and raised the following questions: Should we continue to preserve the lives of babies whose “quality of life” may be considered sub-par (blindness, learning difficulties, complex medical challenges, etc)? At what point does preserving these babies’ lives become too great a burden, financially and in [...]
Tait and Lauren Zimmerman were married May 3, 2008. A month later, they joyfully found out they were expecting their first child! Six months into her pregnancy, Lauren went into labor. During the rushed drive to the midwife’s, and the ensuing 40-mile ambulance ride to the hospital in Anchorage, the young couple offered up many [...]
Our strategy has changed since the early stages of our work on the Preemie Fund. At first, our goal was to raise a fixed amount of money and keep it available for specific needs as they came up. However, we soon realized that it would be much more effective to help specific preemie families with [...]
We are so excited to announce the launch of PreemieFoundation.com. Stay tuned for more updates in the near future!