Dana Bourland's Fundraiser:

Running for The Oceans

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we must rethink our relationship with our finite planet...the dignity of human beings depends on it http://bit.ly/x0IJEC

via Crowdrise 2 years ago

BENEFITING: Surfrider Foundation

EVENT DATE: Apr 29, 2012

THE STORY:

I am dedicating my training and 26.2 mile Big Sur Marathon run along the most beautiful coastline in the world to the Oceans. Help me support THE SURF RIDER FOUNDATION protect the health of one of our most important natural resources - the Oceans. http://www.surfrider.org

I spend most of my professional time working on solutions related to green affordable housing but this work occurs at the intersection of our environment. As Thoreau said "what good is a house if you don't have a planet to put it on?". We are hurting the oceans everyday when we toss away plastics, carelessly use toxic materials, and when we emit carbon emissions. I remember sitting on a remote island that took a day to sail to and watching plastics wash up on shore from the cruise ships that passed by miles away.

I have been wanting to run the Big Sur marathon for years because of its beautiful coastline view and I will finally be doing so this April. But after a recent trip to Tahiti I am reminded that we cant take our oceans for granted. Please join me in running for the oceans!

Surfrider Foundation

www.surfrider.org

Big Sur Marathon 

http://www.bsim.org/site3.aspx

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To This Fundraiser

$545

MONEY RAISED
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  • Alison Johnson

    $10

  • Harry Bosk

    $25

  • GENE SUPONSKI

    $75

  • Bomee Jung

    $20

  • Tim Robson, Coracle Learning

    $100

  • Diane Westcott

    $25

  • Free Willy

    $50

  • Shannon Lawrence

    $50

  • Ruth Ann Norton

    $25

  • Yianice Hernandez

    $25

  • Gene Suponski - Fine Carpentry LLC

    $95

  • Norma Bourland

    $25

  • Lorinda Clausen

    $20

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36% Raised of $1,500 Goal

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The Team: $545 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Dana Bourland

Amount Raised:

$545

 

36% Raised of $1,500 Goal

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GENE SUPONSKI

Amount Raised:

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Donor Comments

Shannon Lawrence

Shannon Lawrence

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Free Willy

Free Willy

DONATION: $50

Enterprise's very own Forest Gump! 2 years ago

Diane Westcott

Diane Westcott

DONATION: $25

We here at Green Communities are cheering you on, Dana. What a beautiful location to run 26.2 miles. ENJOY! 2 years ago

Tim Robson, Coracle Learning

Tim Robson, Coracle Learning

DONATION: $100

Nice one Dana - you pick all the best running routes.. 2 years ago

Bomee Jung

Bomee Jung

DONATION: $20

2 years ago