Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Angela Carella: Loss creates chain of help for teens

Stamford Advocate (Stamford, CT) May 24, 2011

"A year after Rachel Sottosanti died, her father gave her a day.
He invited all of Stamford to the Italian Center to eat barbecue and play softball, a sport Rachel loved, and raise money for scholarships in her name. He also had a doctor speak about teen suicide, which is how Rachel's life ended at 19.
Now, two years after Rachel's death, David Sottosanti again is inviting Stamford to Rae's Day, slated for June 11 at the Italian Center. In the time since the first event, teenagers -- friends of Rachel and his other three daughters, and players he coaches in youth softball and basketball -- are talking to him, Sottosanti said." Read more

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