Kate McDonough's Fundraiser:

2012 Run for Homeless Children

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BENEFITING: Horizons For Homeless Children

ORGANIZER: Horizons For Homeless Children

EVENT: 2012 Boston Marathon

EVENT DATE: Apr 16, 2012

THE STORY:

Horizons For Homeless Children Inc wrote -

The 2012 Run for Homeless Children Team

Since its inception in 2001, the Run for Homeless Children team has raised over $1 million to support Horizons for Homeless Children (HHC).
Each year, a team of passionate and committed HHC supporters runs the Boston Marathon to fundraise and spread the word about the crisis of child and family homelessness.

Your support of these incredible runners will make a difference in the lives of homeless children.  Please take a moment to learn about the challenges that homeless children face, and how your support of HHC can and will help to break the cycle.

 Child and Family Homelessness: Key Facts

  • This year in the U.S., 1 in every 45 children will be without a home.
  • There are over 100,000 homeless children across MA, half of whom are under the age of 6.
  • Family homelessness is the fastest growing segment of the homeless population, making up 40% of the group.
  • Without the intervention of such critical programs as Horizons for Homeless Children, young homeless children are at risk of serious developmental problems.

  Horizons for Homeless Children: Key Facts

  • Playspace Programs: shelter-based spaces for kids, “staffed”by 1,400 volunteers; currently over 140 Playspaces in MA, serving 2,200 children weekly.
  • Community Children’s Centers: 3 Boston early education/childcare centers, serving 175 young children each day; parent support services.
  • Family Partnership Program: longterm support of families as they transition to permanent housing.
  • Evaluation & Innovation Program: formal measurement of program impact on children and families served.
  • Training & Technical Assistance: sharing expertise on issues facing young homeless children/families with service providers.
  • Policy & Advocacy: relationship-building w/ policymakers to improve services for homeless children/families.

Learn more at www.horizonsforhomelesschildren.org

DONATE

To This Fundraiser

$10,095

MONEY RAISED
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  • Ali Gant

     

  • Kate McDonough

     

  • Cathy Clement

     

  • Sanda Alexander

     

  • Jacqui McCoy

     

  • Raj

     

  • Brooke Logan

     

  • Lindsay Beausoleil

     

  • Dyan Goodwin

     

  • Matthew Arnold

     

  • Greg Susco

     

  • Riley and Sable. Woof!

     

  • Jen Ewing

    $50

  • Nancy Ravech

     

  • Reed Chisholm

     

  • Nina Saberi

     

  • Scott Kelly

     

  • Erin, Eric, & Caleb

     

  • Emily Paul

     

  • Rob and Jackie Bentinck...

     

  • Heather Davis-Jo...

     

  • The Casey's

     

  • The Smith Family

     

  • Laura Ring

     

  • Jay McKenney

     

  • Eaton Vance

     

  • US Trust/Bank of America

     

  • Jason King

     

  • Sable & Riley

     

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Anonymous

     

  • The Lavine Family

     

  • Dalia Roberto

    $25

  • The Women's Council of St. John's Church

     

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Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $95,065 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
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Alex Jenny

Amount Raised:

$17,117

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Amina Edwards

Amount Raised:

$14,792

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Kate McDonough

Amount Raised:

$10,095

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Michael McCart

Amount Raised:

$10,026

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Anna Berman

Amount Raised:

$8,645

 

86% Raised of $10,000 Goal

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Ryan Debin

Amount Raised:

$7,305

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Jim Hall

Amount Raised:

$6,200

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Erica Murray

Amount Raised:

$5,355

 

107% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Dyan Goodwin

Dyan Goodwin

2 years ago

Lindsay Beausoleil

Lindsay Beausoleil

2 years ago

Brooke Logan

Brooke Logan

Have fun training and running!! It is the best running experience in the world! 2 years ago

Raj

Raj

2 years ago

Jacqui McCoy

Jacqui McCoy

2 years ago