Tag: Carrington

Brandon and Carrington’s Weekend Adventure

Brandon and Carrington, two children from St. Mary’s Home, joined Team Hoyt VB for a trip this past weekend to Holland, Mass., where father-and-son athlete team Dick and Rick Hoyt live. The group of 96 athletes, participants, family and friends traveled from...

Children from St. Mary’s, and Other Kids, Have Fun at Homearama

Carrington, who lives at St. Mary’s Home, works on a craft project with help from Angelica Yankauskas, a member of St. Mary’s recreational therapy staff, during Kids-a-Rama at Homearama on Sunday. (photo by Nicole Hoskins Jones)There’s something for...

Photos from White House Easter Egg Roll

Carrington’s grandfather has shared photos he took when he, Carrington and her mother went to the Easter Egg Roll at the White House on Monday: “It was just amazing to see all the kids there,” said the proud grandfather, Harold Brown Jr. His favorite...

Grandpa’s Love is Girl’s Easter Gift

(2008 file photo of Carrington by Philip Holman for St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children)The Daily Press of Newport News has a wonderful story on its front page today about Carrington, a 9-year-old Hampton girl who lives at St. Mary’s Home. Susan...

UPDATE: From St. Mary’s Home to the White House

Carrington and her mother at St. Mary’s 5K race in 2008A grandfather’s handwritten letter to President Obama turned into a trip to the White House for a 9-year-old Hampton girl who lives at St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children in Norfolk.Carrington,...