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Blog series by Napaman updated 10-26-2009 07:57 PM 5 parts 6644 reads 127 comments total

Part 1: FISHING LURE DRIVE FOR GRANT---LJ's I need your help...

04-02-2009 05:34 AM by Napaman | 85 comments »

Dear Fellow LJ’s… If you read no other entry today I would like to ask you to take 5 minutes and read the following plea for help for a great young man…you can learn more about his story here. I have been a part of this wonderful community for two years and I have seen some great things…projects, jokes, review, forums—-but the part that keeps me coming back is the compassion for woodworking and most importantly the compassion for the fellow members here and the communities we live...

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Part 2: First Package Arrives...check out picture...

05-06-2009 05:29 AM by Napaman | 17 comments »

Hello LJ’s… Our care package for Grant arrived yesterday…I got a short note from Grant this morning and a longer message on the caring bridge website from his mom…along with a photo… If you have not seen this blog——YOU CAN STILL CONTRIBUTE…YES…he will still be in Milwaukee and 1500 miles from home for several months…see my first blog for the story of Grant…the most courageouos person I know… He is approaching...

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09-14-2009 07:47 AM by Napaman | 11 comments »

GRANT IS COMING HOME—-STOP THE PRESSES…ALL LJ’s READ!!! I just got the news on Grant’s blog—-GRANT…who has been in the HOSPITAL for 376 days…and 1200 miles from home is COMING HOME TO NAPA…I AM CRYING…I just checked his blog after being on LJ’s for toooo long and I missed the post until 10:30 pm….so I cant race through the house screaming with all in bed…but I really want to … WHO IS GRANT i started this BLOG ...

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09-19-2009 07:14 AM by Napaman | 7 comments »

Well…Grant and his mom arrived home yesterday for the first time in a year…that is one long stay in the hospital…since so many jocks followed his progress and supported our lure drive I wanted to post his words about his first day home…he says it best, enjoy: From Grant: “Home is GREAT!!!! THURSDAY woke 3 am centraltaxi 4 am centralflight 6 am central2.5 hours- good, milwaukee-denverlayover 45 mins2.5 hours- crying baby, denver – sacremento in ...

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Part 5: GRANT TURNED 18...has been back in SCHOOL for 2 weeks...

10-26-2009 07:57 PM by Napaman | 7 comments »

Hello Jocks… Just wanted all of you to know that Grant turned 18 yesterday!!! AN amazing feat if you have followed his health over the last few years…especially the last year. It was just a month ago that he was released from Children’s Hospital near Milwaukee after a ONE YEAR STAY… If you are new to this blog look back to see what this series is all about…many jocks contributed to a lure drive to help boost Grant’s spirits last spring when things...

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