Submitted by Communications Team on January 6, 2020 - 2:28pm
Special Tree client Jessica M. was just a year and a half from graduating from Oakland University in Rochester, MI when her life took a dramatic turn in January 2014.
That winter, Jessica felt like things were finally falling into place. After changing her major several times at Ferris State University, she’d transferred to Oakland University to pursue her dream of becoming a graphic designer. Although OU was a 75 mile drive from her home in Monroe, MI, she was thriving in their design program and was looking forward to graduating to start her own design firm closer to home. Jessica had even lined up an interview during the first week of winter classes for a nice part-time job to help pay for school. On the day of her interview, she left campus early because it was snowing. It was the last thing Jessica remembered before waking up in the ICU.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on June 14, 2012 - 12:59pm
By: Rebecca Cowell and Joyce Krause
“Sometimes the most productive thing you can do is to relax” Mark Black
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on December 20, 2011 - 1:28pm
There’s nothing like the feeling of getting your first paycheck, even if you have to wait until you’re 59!