In the News

COVID-19 Response: Stay Connected

Written on March 14, 2020

As people around the world are affected by COVID-19 (coronavirus), Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors is responding to our community's need to stay connected by doing more of what we do: providing spaces, including virtual ones, for continued growth and healing together.

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Supporting a Culture of Giving

Written on March 3, 2020

Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors understands the importance of being guided by a greater mission. Employee engagement in one way that many of our partners are providing benefits that enhance job satisfaction, loyalty and dedication toward their organizational goals. These programs also support individual performance and drive business outcomes.

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Remembering Frank McGonagle

Written by Amy Acton, RN, BSN on February 19, 2020

Frank was a longtime Phoenix Society champion, who died peacefully at home with his wife, Arlene, and his family nearby. He was a fellow sailor, and our mutual love of water was the foundation of a fast friendship at our first Phoenix World Burn Congress.

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The Many Faces of the Breslau Society

Written on February 19, 2020

Earlier this summer we announced the Breslau Society, which recognizes and celebrates those who have included Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors in their wills or estate plans. The Breslau Society is named for its founder, Alan Breslau, honoring a lifetime dedicated to uniting the voice of the burn community. We sat down with Julie and Ben Spiegel of the Spiegel Burn Foundation, who are supporting this effort.

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What’s Next for Phoenix World Burn Congress?

Written on February 19, 2020

In 2020, we’re evolving Phoenix World Burn Congress (WBC) to make it easier to attend and provide more opportunities for you to connect with your peers.

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Paying it Forward

Written on January 8, 2020

Being a burn survivor is a lifelong journey and for the family of Herbie Miller, they are celebrating his journey beyond his lifetime. Recently, Phoenix Society received a tribute gift in memory of Herbert “Herbie” Miller. A tribute gift is a meaningful way to honor a loved one’s memory or honoring someone special in your life. These gifts are unique expressions of thoughtfulness and love.

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Ready, Set … Go Fundraise!

Written by Martha Boks on January 8, 2020

Calling all runners, walkers, triathloners … it’s a new year and we know our Phoenix family has set some lofty goals for a healthy 2020!

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Engage, Connect, Learn

Written by Pam Peterson, RN, BSN on January 8, 2020

In 2017 we set a goal: unite the voice of the burn community across the globe so anyone impacted by a burn injury will know Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors is here to help them thrive again. As Phoenix Society transforms, we are expanding and developing innovative new programs. With our community’s guidance, we identified gaps in our services and opportunities to provide better access to ensure no one has to go through a burn injury alone.

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