Mama Bears Child Loss Retreat

This October, the first Mama Bears Retreat will be held an hour outside of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 

The loss of a child is a difficult journey.  From experience, I can say the opportunity to meet fellow loss mom's can be one of the most healing things.

All money donated will go towards helping mom's afford to participate in the retreat.  The cost for one mother is $995 Canadian.  My goal is to be able to assist 20 mom's in the journey to this inaugural year of the retreat.

General donations will be divided evenly between mom's.

If however, you know of a mother who is registered and wish to donate directly to her, then please make sure to inform us.  We will make sure your donation goes to her.  If that mom receives more than is needed for her registration, then remaining funds will be put into general donations.

The deadline for full payments by participants is Friday, August 16th therefore that is when we are hoping to reach our goal here.

Thank you so much for taking the time to read about our gofundme!

If you'd like further information, please check out our website:


  • Anonymous 
    • $75 
    • 2 mos
  • Leanne Mawby 
    • $25 
    • 7 mos


Christy Bettess Schmidt 
Winnipeg, MB
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