Please use this blog to help us remember Joshua Lee Anderson, who made the tragic and fatal decision to take his life on Wednesday, March 18, 2009. Please post any memories or thoughts you may have in the comments.

Friday, March 20, 2009

Memorial Fund

In Josh's honor, the family has set up a memorial fund with the Great Falls Optimist Club. For 28 years this organization has been dedicated to meeting the needs of young people in the community. If you would like to make a donation, please visit their website at

*UPDATE: Thank you for the donations to the Josh Memorial Fund. Money collected as of 4/5/09 is $1,300. We will be using this money in a yet-to-be-decided program that focuses on providing support and education to parents and teens with issues similar to Josh.

**UPDATE: As of 4/24/09, there has been $1665.00 donated to the Josh Memorial Fund. Thank you for your continued support!

*Update: As of 6/4/09, there has been $2,700 donated to the fund.

*UPDATE: As of 7/15/09 there has been
$3,440.00 donated to the fund.

1 comment:

patam said...

I just had the opportunity to view those nice pictures of Josh! It's hard losing someone so dear and close to you! I'm so sorry Emily, Tyler and family! You are in our prayers!