Maggie's Hats and the new Maggie's Scarf will be on sale at the Christmas at Wings Stadium Craft Fair 2012 in Kalamazoo to be held on: Saturday December 1 (8 AM to 4PM) and Sunday December 2 (10AM to 4PM) . We will be at Booth 269 at the main Lobby concourse to Wings Wings Stadium is located along I-94 at the Sprinkle Road exit (3600 VanRick Drive) in Kalamazoo. Hats now on sale at Vallar Salon at Centre and Lover's Lane in Portage MI and at Spirit of Kalamazoo on Portage and Kalamazoo Ave in Downtown Kalamazoo Special Thanks to Robin, Janette, Marilynfor knitting hats this year with Martha. ** UPDATED
Maggie's Golf Outings 2000-2004 photos and information on past fundraisers
In the words of her family
Welcome, click on the Butterflies below to learn more about Maggie
Commemorations of Maggie since her death.
Related websites Learn more about... My Avenging Angel Workshops Dedicated to Maggie's Memory by Maggie's Aunt Susan SUSAN'S NEW BOOK! THE THRIVER WORKBOOK: Journey from Victim to Survivor to Thriver!
Click here for a printable copy of "Warning Signs of Abuse in a Relationship." composed by Gail Griffin of Kalamazoo College
" Grieve not nor speak of me with tears but laugh and talk of me as though I were beside you. I loved you so. 'Twas Heaven here with you. "
Current events in honor of Maggie
Links to relationship violence websites and information (under construction)
Check out our updated A FAMILY'S PLEA webpage Links updated 10/10/09
2009 : A poem to Maggie on her birthday 2008 from Vanessa, a friend in CT. Visit Vanessa's Purple Project music page on MySpace. NEW: Read Vanessa's post, on her blog, Healing & Awareness , describing her song and video about Maggie
Margaret Lynn Wardle "Maggie" to all August 23, 1980 - October 18, 1999 Maggie was a loving and compassionate young woman who became a victim of cruel relationship violence and senseless gun violence.
*** For more tributes and memorials about Maggie by her family and friends, click here .
This page was last updated: October 4, 2012
Maggie's family has started a Remembering Maggie Fund to raise donations to give grants to programs aimed at fighting relationship violence. To learn more about the Fund - its purpose and how to donate click here . UPDATE : As Sept. 1, 2012, we have made our $25,000 fund establishment goal set by Kalamazoo Community Foundation. Hooray and thanks to all. Now on to $30,000!!!
Activities in Recent Past
During the 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13 school years, Rick and Martha have been talking at local high schools about Maggie's story, relationship violence on campuses, and healthy relationships vs. warning signs of dating abuse.
NEW Team color Maggie's Hats Kalamazoo College colors