"When you have a great pain - you need a greater purpose."
Below is a picture of my beloved Mother, and myself at the age of 21. My mom fought a brave fight against pancreatic cancer. She fought hard and she fought it with such a beautiful spirit. She passed away on March 8, 1995. "When you have a great pain - you need a greater purpose." In a strange way, losing my mother saved my life. I launched a non profit in her memory to support women fighting cancer. By doing so, I began to realize who I am. I was once buried in self-doubt. Forming this cause opened my eyes to an entirely different Glenda. My mother was my best friend, mentor and woman who I aspire to become. Not a day goes by without me missing her dearly. In honor of International Women's Day, I celebrate my mother -
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