Motivated by her niece’s – Kelly Burk Nobbe – untimely death in 2009, Patti Geolat, has created a national foundation and a jewelry line to express the stages of Eating Disorders. Kelly’s Circle is emblematic of the issues that those affected by eating disorders face. Wearing one of these pendants allows you start a conversationRead more
Today eating disorders occupy the same ground as alcoholism or breast cancer a few generations back. Awkward silence marks the subject. Without conversation, there is no light shed on the illness allowing stereotypes and myths to abound. Something for Kelly has adopted the phrase “Start a Conversation” with the goal of raising awareness about this epidemic that is reaching out to a younger audience each year.