Category: Awareness

  • Thea Snyder, Reason for Growing Wildflowers, Earns her Angel Wings

    Thea Snyder, Reason for Growing Wildflowers, Earns her Angel Wings

    On Saturday, November 12, Thea Michelle Snyder, age 1, gained her angel wings, peacefully cuddled in the arms of her loving parents, Josh and Nikki (Koyste) Snyder. With her wild, Mohawk red hair, bright blue eyes, prominent dimples, nose wrinkling…Read the full obituary Please keep the Snyders in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult […]

  • Dogs & Brews Fundraising Event

    Dogs & Brews Fundraising Event

    Wow! Once again I am blown away by the love and support we received during our first big event! Growing Wildflowers has the most amazing Board of Directors! Saying “thank you” just doesn’t seem to be enough! Shout out to these lovely ladies (and their hubbies) who spent the entire day with us! And a […]

  • Happy Rare Disease Day!

    Happy Rare Disease Day!

    Our sweet Thea has Gould Syndrome Gould Syndrome is a rare, genetic, multi-system disorder. Gould Syndrome is often characterized by abnormal blood vessels in the brain (cerebral vasculature defects), eye development defects (ocular dysgenesis), muscle disease (myopathy), and kidney abnormalities (renal pathology); however, many other aspects of the syndrome including abnormalities affecting the structure of […]