Published: Apr 15, 2013 9:14 AM EDT
Updated: Apr 15, 2013 12:00 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Forgiveness is a powerful action, and one that takes a lot of courage. That's exactly what a mother did after losing her daughter in a drunk-driving accident.  She forgave the man responsible.

Kathy Scharlau stopped by the studio today to tell us more about Meagan Napier's story and the foundation created for her, along with a special event taking place right here in Southwest Florida.