NILMDTS History Video

Charity Name: 
Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep
CFC Number: 
99442
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Charity Type: 
Transcript: 
1 00:00:00,060 --> 00:00:03,400 The Now I lay me Down to Sleep organization was created 2 00:00:03,570 --> 00:00:05,920 with one simple mission, 3 00:00:05,920 --> 00:00:09,190 and that was to introduce remembrance photography 4 00:00:09,360 --> 00:00:11,750 to families suffering the death of a baby 5 00:00:11,920 --> 00:00:14,730 with the free gift of professional portraiture 6 00:00:15,080 --> 00:00:18,320 I never wanted a family to feel they couldn't create the memories 7 00:00:18,320 --> 00:00:22,320 because of cost, for a family there is no tomorrow 8 00:00:22,730 --> 00:00:24,240 there is only now. 9 00:00:24,870 --> 00:00:28,440 There are no second chances and there are no retakes. 10 00:00:28,970 --> 00:00:32,850 There is a fine line between life and death and it's called time. 11 00:00:33,500 --> 00:00:35,990 Some families might have days with their babies 12 00:00:35,990 --> 00:00:38,160 some only moments. 13 00:00:38,960 --> 00:00:43,170 And then there are those babies who's only time was spent in the womb. 14 00:00:44,030 --> 00:00:45,520 I wanted to share my story 15 00:00:45,520 --> 00:00:48,750 and let families know that it was okay to create this memories 16 00:00:48,750 --> 00:00:50,860 even if their child has already died. 17 00:00:51,340 --> 00:00:55,000 Together we are changing the way the world views infant death 18 00:00:55,390 --> 00:00:57,680 Each life, no matter how brief 19 00:00:57,680 --> 00:00:59,630 deserves to be honored.