In the News

The power of connecting people is undeniable – even within families.

Written on October 09, 2020

It was only two weeks post-burn injury when Amber Wilcox found the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors’ website. After joining one of our Virtual Support Groups, Amber was ready to share her story as part of our new Healing Through Our Stories – Virtual Open Mic.

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More Than Physical Care

Written by Jessica Wilfore, MS-Ed, CCLS on September 03, 2020

In 2011, two-year old Selah Brown sustained a burn injury. Selah was first taken to a nearby general hospital and later transferred to Shriners Children’s Hospital in Boston, MA to receive specialized, pediatric care. Selah’s mother, Dedra, recalls googling the hospital and having a strong instinct that Shriners Children’s Hospital was where they needed and wanted to be.

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Phoenix WBC 2020 Sneak Peek

Written on August 07, 2020

Get a preview of the schedule, including a couple very special guests, and meet our conference emcee!

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The Gift of Giving

Written on August 06, 2020

A message from Jeff Gallinat: "From being involved with Phoenix Society, I knew it takes resources to allow talented people to operate and provide support for our community."

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Our Mosaic of Stories

Written on August 06, 2020

A message from Amy Acton: "Each one of us is living a different chapter of a different story. We are each on our own journey, each at a different place. That’s what makes our community powerful."

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Virtual Phoenix WBC Announcement

Written on July 09, 2020

You asked and we listened – We are extremely excited to announce that we are hosting a virtual Phoenix WBC this fall! Join us for two and a half days of connection, programming, and community. Our virtual conference will be customizable and offer flexibility to fit within your needs and schedule.

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A statement from Amy Acton

Written on June 03, 2020

Phoenix Society is committed to creating a space where every person is supported, every story is valued, and hate is not tolerated. That’s why we stand with people of color in opposition to violence and oppression.

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Phoenix WBC Announcement

Written by Pam Peterson, RN, BSN on April 27, 2020

Our primary focus is – and continues to be – the health and safety of our community. Due to coronavirus and its unprecedented worldwide impact, this year's Phoenix World Burn Congress has been cancelled.

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Honoring Someone Special

Written by Mary Garner Oden, Phoenix Fellow - Marketing & Communications on April 30, 2020

When Jill attended her first Phoenix World Burn Congress (Phoenix WBC) in 2016 as an exhibitor for Bio-Oil, she never anticipated that the event and organization would have such a great impact on her life.

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Meet our 2020 Phoenix Fellows!

Written on March 31, 2020

Phoenix Society is excited to welcome four Phoenix Fellows to our team.

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