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Climbers for a Cause-Team BRT 2017

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BENEFITING: The Heroes Project

EVENT: 2017 Climb For Heroes

EVENT DATE: May 21, 2017

Amanda Schwartz

THE STORY:

What is Climb for Heroes?

Climb for Heroes is a non-competitive, family friendly day hike accessible to all fitness levels and age groups.   Children, dogs, and elderly will be participating.   You can climb with friends and family, form a team, or come alone and meet other climbers at the event.  With a minimum donation of just $100 per participant, Climb for Heroes is accessible to everyone. You can pay in full today when you register, or register for free now and fundraise to meet your goal.  BUT, don't stop at $100!  There are GREAT prizes for highest fundraisers and without your incredible fundraising and your foot stomping, we wouldn't be able to continue our important work.

 

What does the day look like?

Event check-in and base camp are located at the trailhead at the top of the Mount Baldy Ski lifts parking lot.  Check-in begins at 8:00 am and will continue until 10:00 am.  Tender Greens restaurant will supply breakfast and the all-important coffee.  You just need to bring water, your hiking daypack, a credit card for incidentals, and your fun self.  Once you’ve checked in, you can start your hike at any point. At Camp 1, hikers will receive a coin that will be exchanged for a Heroes Project t-shirt at the end of the day.  Camp 2 is located another 45 minutes up the mountain and provides an excellent resting point for refreshments at The Notch (the Mount Baldy restaurant), a picture opportunity, or a chair lift down.  Hikers can turn around here, or continue on to Camp 3.   At each camp (there are five total – including the summit) participants will receive coins redeemable for goodies at the end of the day.  Mt. Baldy is 10,064 feet and a little less than 6 miles UP.  Don’t worry, we have our veterans situated strategically on the mountain to provide you with inspiration and motivation.  But, you can come down at any point, trade your coins for schwag, and hang out with us at base camp eating delicious food (Tender Greens will serve an after hike snack), enjoying beautiful weather and mingling with really good people.

 

Directions to Mt. Baldy

From Hollywood – Take the 10 East; exit on Mountain Ave. (#54)

From Palm Springs – Take the 10 West; exit on Mountain Ave. (#54)

From the Southbay – Take the 105 East; 605 North; 210 East; exit on Mountain Ave. (#54)

Once off the freeway, simply follow Mountain Avenue UP the mountain.  It will become Shin Road. Continue on Shin Road and turn right on Mt. Baldy Road.  Or, simply enter this address into your GPS: 8401 Mt. Baldy Road, Mount Baldy, CA 91759

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To This Fundraiser

$11,031

MONEY RAISED
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  • Jeff Schmelter

    $100

  • Bryan Randles

    $100

  • TheLino(!) *echo*

    $22.22

  • TheLino(!) *echo*

    $22.22

  • TheLino(!) *echo*

    $22.22

  • Eileen Markey

    $25

  • Jason Arst

    $500

  • Louis LaRegina

    $100

  • Jeff Schmelter

    $100

  • Jeff Schmelter

    $100

  • Jeff Schmelter

    $100

  • Christina Grasso

    $30

  • Laurie Robinson

    $25

  • The Greer Family

    $25

  • Friend of amazing vets

    $500

  • Ed Foster

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Dan Nuet

    $50

  • Julie and Scott

    $25

  • Lisa

    $100

  • John Moors

    $122

  • Cathy Schwartz

    $100

  • John Schwartz

    $100

  • Christopher Furbish

    $100

  • Lawrence Monahan

    $100

  • Harrison-Medina Family

    $100

  • American Legion Post 200 & Women's Auxiliary Unit 200

    $1,000

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Diane Pinsonault

     

  • Joe Pulido, The Starting Gate

    $100

  • Stephen Sorbara

    $50

  • The din-O-saur

    $25

  • William Kilcher

    $100

  • Kathy Tran

    $100

  • Suway

    $50

  • Isaac Ikram

    $200

  • Jamie Gross

    $100

  • Thomas Szabo

    $500

  • Mike Schultz

    $111

  • Joaquin

    $100

  • Rick Ploeger

    $50

  • Mark Byrne

    $25

  • Gwen Kelley

     

  • CZ Foundation

    $130

  • Margaret Cirinelli

    $25

  • Samantha Birkenfeld

     

  • Janet Rea

    $25

  • Edward Mittleman

    $25

  • Veronica Kidushim

     

  • Stacey innes

    $25

  • Corrie

    $200

  • Terri Johnson

    $100

  • Dana Bernhoft

    $20

  • Audrey Wallingford

     

  • Rebecca

    $20

  • Joseph Schwartz

    $50

  • John and Carin Schiller

    $100

  • W. R. Haight

    $50

  • Cristy Gleave

    $50

  • Jamie Nannini

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Doris

    $25

  • Freddy Quintero

    $50

  • Jaden & Brannon

    $100

  • Anonymous

     

  • Judson Welcher

    $500

  • Judson Welcher

    $100

  • Judson Welcher

    $100

  • Judson Welcher

    $100

  • Jeff's friend

    $100

  • Lisa Volz

    $25

  • Peter Parker, Karaoke Scene

    $100

  • Ridge Runner

    $100

  • Laura Kelleher

    $100

  • Sport Kilt

     

  • Fatima, Pete and Starting Gate Patrons

    $202

  • Janet

    $100

  • Provenzano Family

    $50

  • Diane Sipes-Cwik

    $25

  • Elyse Alford

    $25

  • Jay an Connie Elliott

    $25

  • Dan Voss

    $500

  • Xixi Hu

    $100

  • Austin Reed

    $100

  • Maríana

    $100

  • Art, Maderas Restaurant, Los Alamitos

    $350

  • Jack Schwartz

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $500

  • Michael Cash

    $25

  • Jazmin

     

  • Carol

    $90

  • Trong

     

  • Mike Chao

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • Lauren Renzi

    $100

  • Jason Arst

    $500

  • Gregg Lipinski

    $100

  • Brandt Johnson

    $15

  • Laurie Schwartz

    $10

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110% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Registration is closed.

The Team: $11,031 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Jeff S

Amount Raised

$7,475

Fundraiser Title

Amanda Schwartz

Amount Raised

$1,447

 

14% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Jason Arst

Amount Raised

$500

Fundraiser Title

Jamie Gross

Amount Raised

$475

 

95% Raised of $500 Goal

Fundraiser Title

John Moors

Amount Raised

$322

 

81% Raised of $400 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Cathy Schwartz

Amount Raised

$190

Fundraiser Title

Bryan Randles

Amount Raised

$122

Fundraiser Title

Xixi Hu

Amount Raised

$100

Donor Comments

Laurie Schwartz

Laurie Schwartz

DONATION: $10

5 months ago

Brandt Johnson

Brandt Johnson

DONATION: $15

5 months ago

Gregg Lipinski

Gregg Lipinski

DONATION: $100

5 months ago

Jason Arst

Jason Arst

DONATION: $500

5 months ago

Lauren Renzi

Lauren Renzi

DONATION: $100

5 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

5 months ago

Mike Chao

Mike Chao

DONATION: $50

5 months ago

Trong

Trong

For a great cause 5 months ago

Carol

Carol

DONATION: $90

5 months ago

Jazmin

Jazmin

5 months ago