Rebecca Eldemire | Domestic Violence
In our latest interview, Charlie Allenson discusses the domestic violence situation that resulted in his niece’s murder. He talks about who his niece, Rebecca Eldemire was and what we all lost when she died. He explains what her parents, family and strangers are doing to fill her empty seat at the table by honoring her through the BEEPS Foundation. The BEEPS foundation is the Betterment for Environmental and Earth Protection. Since her murder, Charlie has become involved in gun violence prevention in an effort to save lives and spare others the pain he and his family are going through.
Listen to the interview about the domestic violence situation that took her life and how she is being honored:
Accompanying music: Star Seed by Jennifer Zulli
Calls to action:
- The Sodina Project shares stories to foster connection and save lives. This grass-roots movement needs your help in connecting with others. Please share the stories and blog posts with your friends and social networks if they move you or cause you to reflect. You will find sharing options at the end of each post.
- As Becca would say when things get stressful: “Just go outside and sit, breathe, look around, there’s so much to take in.”
- Join Charlie and others in the work being done by gun violence prevention organizations
- Get involved in brain health and/or suicide and injury prevention
If you have a story to share about the death of a loved one as a result of violence, please submit your story or contact us here .
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