Mother’s Day 2023

Can You Feel This Smile in Your Heart?

Mountain Shadows resident, Jesus, smiles with pure joy as he hugs the beautiful bouquet of flowers he made for his mom for Mother’s Day.

Celebrating Mothers with Flowers Made from Love

by Sheryl Wilde

Mountain Shadows Community Homes – San Diego residents of Tangelo and Lemon houses created stunning flower arrangements, made with love, to celebrate their moms on Mother’s Day.

“Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” ~ Stevie Wonder

 On Mother’s Day, and all days, the Mountain Shadows CARE program provides recreational and social experiences like this to residents, adding meaning and richness to their lives. Funding is provided by the Mountain Shadows Foundation.

While Mother’s Day has passed, it’s not too late for you to help us continue to provide activities that improve the quality of our residents’ lives. Here are some ways you can help ensure these crucial activities can continue for years to come – and keep Jesus, and all of our residents, smiling:

Leave a Legacy Gift.

To learn more about the Mountain Shadows Foundation Legacy Society, to include us in your estate plan, or to let us know if you have already designated Mountain Shadows to receive a legacy gift, please contact Mandy Huiras, Director of Development, at:, or visit our website by clicking here: