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39th Annual Lincoln Marathon

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BENEFITING: PROJECT PURPLE

ORGANIZER: PROJECT PURPLE

EVENT DATE: May 01, 2016

Denise Pohlmann

THE STORY:

PROJECT PURPLE wrote -

Project Purple's mission: to beat pancreatic cancer. Our Method: participating in the best road races in the world. The Lincoln Marathon and Half is amaing! This race is at the top of our list for all time favorite marathons, from the warm and welcoming people of Nebraska, the excitement and emergy of the organizers and participants, and the love and support of the Lincoln Track Club. We are so excited and proud to be the official charity of this event for a second year. Our team will be running to support our three programs, listed below.

 

Research

In the last four years, our charity has provided $500K in grants to top medical centers specializing in the study of pancreatic cancer. We have carefully selected institutions based on the quality of their work and their researchers. Recipients include Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Tufts Medical Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, NYU, and Columbia. Grants have also been awarded to postdoctoral students and professional researchers, to support studies in early detection methods, a cure, and a better understanding of the mysterious and deadly disease.

 

Patient Financial Aid

Project Purple helps support families and individuals dealing with the financial burden of pancreatic cancer. Patients who are currently battling are given support with medical bills, living expenses, and travel. We also give care packages to patients to provide comfort during hospital visits.

 

Scholarships

For the past three years, Project Purple has helped undergraduate, graduate, and nursing students achieve their academic goals by providing scholarships. These awards are given to bright, passionate students whose lives have been adversely affected by pancreatic cancer. Many have lost parents or other close relatives to the disease, other had the disease themselves. 

 

For more information about these programs and what you can do to help support our mission, visit us online at www.run4projectpurple.org. You can also find us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

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To This Fundraiser

$1,465

MONEY RAISED
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  • Jessie Pohlmann

    $10

  • Carolynn Varner

    $50

  • Barb Bohaty

     

  • Sharon Eighme

     

  • Tanya Kiesling Christensen

     

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Marvin Clinton

    $50

  • Jim and Gracia Sandvold

    $100

  • Irene Williams

    $50

  • Tami Nagle

    $25

  • Sandy Parr

    $25

  • Eric, Alison, Samson & Boden

     

  • Wes Pohlmann

    $50

  • Karla Johnson

     

  • Michael Sandvold

    $20

  • Jan Albers

     

  • Me

    $25

  • Janet Leick

    $25

  • Amy witte

     

  • Jackie Nisley

     

  • Bob and Kathy Andrews

     

  • Janet Malone

     

  • Deb Schmidt

     

  • Beverly Hetzel

     

  • Willa Foster Jones

    $25

  • Jody

     

  • Peep Linda

    $25

  • Cindy, Mitch & Alyssa

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $500

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147% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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The Team: $131,204 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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PROJECT PURPLE

Amount Raised

$40,890

 

41% Raised of $100,000 Goal

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Madeline Kieselhorst

Amount Raised

$6,215

 

62% Raised of $10,000 Goal

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Team Katie and Cade

Amount Raised

$5,340

 

107% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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Elli Erickson

Amount Raised

$4,655

 

155% Raised of $3,000 Goal

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Tina Fitzsimmons

Amount Raised

$4,169

 

42% Raised of $10,000 Goal

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Phil Kean

Amount Raised

$3,700

 

185% Raised of $2,000 Goal

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Team Coffey

Amount Raised

$3,170

 

106% Raised of $3,000 Goal

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Jodi Scott

Amount Raised

$2,450

 

245% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $500

Carrie Varner 1 year ago

Cindy, Mitch & Alyssa

Cindy, Mitch & Alyssa

DONATION: $20

In Memory of Minnie and Mac 1 year ago

Peep Linda

Peep Linda

DONATION: $25

1 year ago

Jody

Jody

Carrie 1 year ago

Willa Foster Jones

Willa Foster Jones

DONATION: $25

In Memory of Carrie Varner 1 year ago

Beverly Hetzel

Beverly Hetzel

Carrie 1 year ago

Deb Schmidt

Deb Schmidt

Carrie 1 year ago

Janet Malone

Janet Malone

Carrie 1 year ago

Bob and Kathy Andrews

Bob and Kathy Andrews

Carrie 1 year ago

Jackie Nisley

Jackie Nisley

1 year ago