Category Clio Chazan-Gabbard

Celebration of August’s life (video), October 19, 2013

For August’s story, go to A Life Beyond Reason . All of the celebration is worth viewing, but if you cannot watch it all, do not miss section five, The Balloon Release. / Alternative link / Thanks to George Foote for making this video presentation possible. . . . .

August’s celebration (video): Mark Cashen’s remarks

For August’s story, go to A Life Beyond Reason . Video by George Foote: Principal Mark Cashen of the Mt. Herman Exceptional Student Center delivering remarks at the celebration of August’s life. / Alternative link / . . . . .

August’s celebration, attendees and wind down, slideshow #3 of 3

For August’s story, go to A Life Beyond Reason . Slide show of August’s celebration, attendees (part three of three).  Photographs by Jordan Lee. . . . . .

August’s celebration, the event itself, slideshow #2 of 3

For August’s story, go to A Life Beyond Reason . Slide show of August’s celebration, the event itself (part two of three).  Photographs by Jordan Lee. . . . . .

August’s celebration, people gathering: slideshow #1 of 3

For August’s story, go to A Life Beyond Reason . August’s celebration, the beginning (part one of three).  Photos by Jordan Lee. . . . . .

Calvin’s Story (by Christy Shake): poem for August

For August’s story, go to A Life Beyond Reason . A poem for August   . . . . .

August Chazan-Gabbard, 1999-2013

For August’s story, go to A Life Beyond Reason . Oct. 15, 2013:   August Chazan-Gabbard  passed away this morning at about 2:20 am at Wolfson Hospital in Jacksonville.   He was fourteen.   Living with cerebral palsy (he was a spastic quadriplegic), cortical visual impairment, and severe cognitive impairment, he also was developing dystonia. […]