The Wall Street Journal

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A Mother Honors Her Late Son by Helping Addicts Have a Little Fun

Eve Goldberg started BIGVISION, a nonprofit that throws safe, substance-free social events for young adults

 

By
Ralph Gardner Jr.
July 18, 2016 6:05 p.m. ET

Eve Goldberg was walking around Tribeca with her son, Isaac Goldberg Volkmar, a few years ago looking for a place to eat. That doesn’t sound like a challenge, except that Mr. Volkmar, who would be 26 years old now, had a history of substance abuse.