Welcome to Ellie’s Way!

Our mission is to organize, maximize and deliver assistance to people affected by tragedy. It’s likely that you found our website because you are grieving or know someone who is. We hope that you find comfort and encouragement here. Feel free to look around and please consider joining our online support group. Thanks for stopping by.

Thoughts on Grief

Click here to read encouraging thoughts with supporting Bible verses and quotes. Many topics covering all aspects of grief such as forgiveness, fear, and hope.

Grief Poems

Words have power and can convey deep meaning. Let your heart be touched by others who have been on the journey of grief. Read our collection of grief poems here.

Ellie’s Way Facebook Support Group

You don’t have to do grief alone! Join over 15,700 grieving people in our Facebook closed group for support right now. Let’s do this together. Click here.


We’ve created and compiled some amazing resources at Ellie’s Way! Click here for E-books, blogs, websites, and other resources to help with grief.



Ellie’s Story

Ellie was our precious six year old daughter who was killed in a tragic accident. Ellie loved God and loved people. Her ability to live in each moment and encourage others is the inspiration behind Ellie’s Way. We thank God for the gift of Ellie!
Ellie Ruth Nigro: 02/15/05 – 01/20/12

Recent Blog Posts

Comparisons and Compassion

Here are a few things that I’ve learned through almost seven years after the loss of Ellie, and six years...

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My Grief in a Bag

I was at a grief support meeting with about sixty parents that lost their child in so many different ways. ...

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Ellie’s Way Christmas Giveaway

Thanks to everyone who entered our giveaway! Here are the winners.  We will be sending an e-mail with furthe...

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Ellie’s Way Getaway 2019

We are having our first Ellie's Way Getaway in May 2019 in beautiful Sedona, Arizona.  hope that many in our grou...

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