carmella maffeo's Fundraiser:

Team BIDMC Healthy Champions

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BENEFITING: BIDMC

ORGANIZER: BIDMC

EVENT: 2012 Boston Marathon

THE STORY:

On April 16, I will be taking part in the 116th Boston Marathon (my first marathon ever!) as part of BIDMC’s Grateful Nation Marathon Team, raising much-needed funds for the Healthy Champions Program at Bowdoin Street Health Center (BSHC).

As a member of BIDMC’s Development Office and as a grateful patient here, I’ve seen firsthand the dedication, compassion, and just plain brilliance of the physicians, researchers, nurses, social workers, leaders, and other caregivers that make up this institution.  That combination of compassion and high-quality care is particularly evident at Bowdoin Street, one of the Medical Center’s affiliated community health centers. 

A cornerstone of Dorchester’s Bowdoin/Geneva neighborhood for nearly 40 years, BSHC provides comprehensive health care to more than 11,000 patients each year.  But in addition to offering its residents easy access to medical care, BSHC is also home to a number of programs that promote overall health and wellness—particularly critical in a community that is plagued by violence and facing epidemic levels of chronic conditions such as obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.  The Healthy Champions Program educates young people about healthy food and lifestyle choices while also encouraging them to take on leadership roles within the community and teach their peers about health and wellness issues.

While I know the road to 26.2 certainly won’t be easy, words can’t describe how excited I am to be part of this incredible event...and to be raising funds for a program that is having such a positive impact on kids and teens in the Bowdoin community. 

Your support at any level will help me reach my goal of $5,000—and bring me to the finish line on April 16!

 

Thank you so much!

Carmella

P.S....To send a check, please make the check payable to "BIDMC," put my name in the memo section, and mail to:

BIDMC
Office of Development
Kelly Wallace
330 Brookline Avenue (BR)
Boston, MA 02215

 

 

$6,421

MONEY RAISED
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  • Nick Dion

     

  • Theresa Maffeo

     

  • The Dions

     

  • Ron & Brenda Dion

     

  • Rhea Brubaker

     

  • Abbey

     

  • Michelle Kovach

     

  • Dad

     

  • TFJB

     

  • Meg Cushing

     

  • Kate and Gareth Gorman

     

  • Jo-Anne Butler

     

  • sara schock

     

  • Shelley Kooris

     

  • Sandra Larkin

     

  • Kmetko's

     

  • Katie Quack!

     

  • Ryan Mara

     

  • Mike Quilter

     

  • Marie & Bob

     

  • Andrea Grossman

     

  • Judy & Wes Harrington

     

  • Kate, Josh and Emma Luethy

     

  • Matt & Katie Griffith

     

  • CrowdRise

     

  • Sara and Greg

     

  • Ann O'Donnell and Kathleen Sherman

     

  • Fitzy

     

  • The Levenicks

     

  • Patrice Taddonio

     

  • Adela Margules

     

  • Phyllis Dedonato

     

  • Kathy Cotter

     

  • Amy Fisher

     

  • Kristina Stanley, Certified Scuba Diver

     

  • David and Laura Sobel

     

  • Leah Oko

     

  • Gillian

     

  • Heather & Quinn

     

  • Heather Clark

     

  • Stephen Allison

     

  • Sarah Roemmelt

     

  • Lorenzo's Trivia Fundraiser

     

  • Allison Knee

     

  • Meagan Morrison

     

  • Susie Helm

     

  • Jill Ginsburg

     

  • Lesley Mahoney

     

  • Jerz

     

  • Auntie Theresa

     

  • Alex and Joyce Lambauer

     

  • CrisAnn and Frank Torta

     

  • Donna Nelson

     

  • Jenn and Justin Routhier

     

  • Deb Curran

     

  • Linda DaCorta

     

  • Samantha Sherman & family

     

  • Lorenzo's Sneaker Campaign

     

  • Grandma and Papa

     

  • Mom

     

  • Grosso's from Munich

     

  • Russell Johnson

     

  • Julie Ryder

     

  • Terri Ryder

     

  • QUINTIN GROSSO

     

  • Anonymous

     

  • Frank Martin

     

  • Ida D'Emilia...

     

  • Jennifer Standley

     

  • Silpada fundraiser

     

  • Loren Feingold

     

  • Carol Thode

     

  • Joseph Pimental Jr.

     

  • EBCDC, Inc.

     

  • Steven & Kevin Saing

     

  • Paula Cox

     

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128% Raised of $5,000 Goal

The Team: $45,555 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Marshall Bartlett

Amount Raised:

$21,272

 

142% Raised of $15,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

carmella maffeo

Amount Raised:

$6,421

 

128% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

MANDEEP SAUND

Amount Raised:

$5,637

 

113% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Alison Katz

Amount Raised:

$5,312

 

106% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Kristen Ayers

Amount Raised:

$3,998

 

80% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Jenny Almquist

Amount Raised:

$2,870

Fundraiser Title

BIDMC

Amount Raised:

$45

Fundraiser Title

Linda Lynch

Amount Raised:

$0

Donor Comments

Nick Dion

Nick Dion

Coleslaw and Harpoon at the finish. Good luck!! 2 years ago