Doula & Member, Pearl Collective
We are a collective of doulas who support individuals, families, and pets in the end-of-life. We commit to allowing the amazing forces of love, wisdom, knowledge, law, and strength to guide us. We honor your trust by providing honest information and assistance with end-of-life events. We aspire to continue to grow the collective by nurturing a community of people, organizations, and businesses that assist individuals, families, and pets in the end of life. Check out our guiding principles here!
Board of Directors, Assistant Director
Summer Diegel currently volunteers as Assistant Director on the board of directors of A Sacred Passing. ASP is a nonprofit in Seattle, WA which "offers death and dying education individuals, community associations, and medical organizations.". Summer is also one of the assistant teachers within ASP and is currently in the process of developing courses for 2021.
Director of Children & Youth Ministry
In this role with Valley and Mountain, Summer Diegel supports guidance and facilitation to uplift the sense of wonder, spiritual imagination, and courage within children and young people by building relationships with them. In addition, Summer supports youth, caretakers, and volunteers in casting a vision to coordinate and uplift youth leadership in their spiritual exploration.
Co-Chair, Equity and Access Committee
Summer Diegel currently volunteers as Co-Chair on the inaugural Equity and Access Committee for National Home Funeral Alliance. The overall goal of the committee is to elevate the importance of social justice within the NHFA by building an internal review and accountability process for addressing implicit bias. This includes supporting the review of educational materials, webinars, events, and communications before publication.
Global COVID-19 Relief Coalition
The Virtual Funeral Collective banded together as part of a larger initiative called the Global COVID-19 Relief Coalition. The Global COVID-19 Relief Coalition is a 501c3 project of The Giving Back Fund bringing together world leading labs and organizations to provide solutions for the current COVID-19 pandemic. This White Paper contains a collection of resources and best practices to help you support your clients, patients, communities, and yourself during this stressful time.
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Do you want to get support with creating & implementing your project idea? Do you create imaginative options for doula clients but have difficulties when it becomes time to write them down? Are you having bunches of drafts and just not wanting to continue? If any of these are true, you may be interested in commissioning Sunflower Services.
PAST COMMISSIONS INCLUDE
Worksheet (digital / print)
Client Forms & Doula Documents (digital / print)
Creative Writing (digital / print)
Lesson Plan & Curriculum (digital / print)