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Every Mother Counts' Fundraiser:

2016 Austin Marathon - Team Every Mother Counts

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BENEFITING: Every Mother Counts

THE STORY:

Hundreds of thousands of women die during pregnancy and childbirth each year. That's 800 women every day. The good news is that 98% of these deaths can be prevented. We have the tools and the know-how to save these mothers, daughters, sisters, wives, teachers, doctors, caregivers and community leaders—if we make it a priority. Every Mother Counts is a non-profit organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother. We inform, engage, and mobilize new audiences to take actions and raise funds that support maternal health programs around the world. This year, join us in solidarity to run the 2016 Austin Marathon and continue raising awareness about this global tragedy. We've chosen to participate in the race because often distance is the biggest barrier to a woman and her family getting the care they need. We hope to not only increase awareness for the cause but to also make the vital connection for people that so many pregnant women live far from health services around the world and that distance does make a difference. Simply put, we want to run so that others don't have to... And now, we're hoping you will lend your support no matter how big or small. When you donate, 100% of your donation goes directly to support maternal health programs on the ground. Here are some ways you can get involved. 1. You can click on the DONATE button to contribute what you can on behalf of one of our Every Mother Counts Runners. 2. You can JOIN THE TEAM to become a fundraiser yourself and help us raise the much-needed funds and spread the word about this cause. 3. You can purchase an EMC t-shirt & gear from Oiselle.com and come out and cheer us on. 4. You can run with us in solidarity on February 14th, 2016. Remember that any distance from 5k to 26.2 miles would be an amazing act of support of our mission. Every Mile Counts because Every Mother Counts. Together, with your help and our miles, we can make pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother.

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To This Fundraiser

$2,701

MONEY RAISED
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  • Wendy Wells

    $50

  • Jessi & Dottie Mae

    $25

  • Matt and Ellen

    $50

  • Friend

    $25

  • Bradley Cuevas

    $25

  • Elizabeth Lane

    $125

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Joanna and Denver

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Mandy

    $25

  • Austin Birthing Center, Birth Assistants

    $35

  • Patti Bradley

    $20

  • David and Patricia Carder

    $100

  • Christa

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Matt and Ellen

    $25

  • Anne LeClercq

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $500

  • Jackie Everett

    $40

  • Friend

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Vaclavs

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Friend

    $75

  • Liz Schoenfeld

    $100

  • Rebekah Gainsley

     

  • Anonymous

    $500

  • Kristina & Henry

    $30

  • Joan Smith

    $50

  • Kent Smith

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $250

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Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $2,701 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

Emily Eshee Carder

Amount Raised

$1,615

 

162% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Ashley Kelsch

Amount Raised

$1,086

Fundraiser Title

Every Mother Counts

Amount Raised

$0

Donor Comments

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $250

2 years ago

Kent Smith

Kent Smith

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Joan Smith

Joan Smith

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Kristina & Henry

Kristina & Henry

DONATION: $30

2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $500

2 years ago

Rebekah Gainsley

Rebekah Gainsley

2 years ago

Liz Schoenfeld

Liz Schoenfeld

DONATION: $100

Go for it Emily! 2 years ago

Friend

Friend

DONATION: $75

2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Vaclavs

Vaclavs

DONATION: $25

For the mamas!!! Go get 'em!!! 2 years ago