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Jesse Sallak's Fundraiser:

RUN FOR KIDS SAKE - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berrien Cass

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BENEFITING: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berrien & Cass, Inc.

EVENT: Boston Marathon 2014

EVENT DATE: Apr 21, 2014

Mileage Tracker: 263

Jesse Sallak

THE STORY:

On April 21st, I plan to run with an expected 35,000+ runners in the 2014 Boston Marathon. The event, traditionally held on Patriots' Day, attracts some of the fastest marathoners from across the globe as well as thousands of "novices" who participate as a way to raise money for worthy causes.

My cause and that of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berrien & Cass Co is to "Provide children with strong and enduring, one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever."

Think about a child who has wished for a Big Brother or Big Sister. Someone to have fun with and confide in. Someone to be a mentor. A guide. A friend. Now… think of how your gift could make a difference in that child’s life.

The only thing that is keeping us from making more of an impact is funding. During this year’s Boston Marathon, I intend to raise $8,250 to help mentor more children in our community. That’s roughly equal to one quarter for every stride needed to complete the 26.2-mile course.

But we’ll need your help to do it. Please make a contribution and share this page with your friends and family. Your contribution will be made to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berrien & Cass, a 501(c)3 organization. All contributions are tax deductible. A donation of any size – Big or Little-- would be appreciated!

Help make a lasting impact for generations to come. Invest in the children of our community. To quote my high school chemistry teacher, "It's for the kids!"

$5,500

MONEY RAISED
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  • Sonya

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Amanda F.

    $25

  • Jim Temple

    $50

  • Austin Neilson

    $40

  • David Pasciak

    $50

  • Frank Wetmore

    $50

  • Robert Wilken

    $40

  • Dan Vandenheede

    $25

  • Larry Sehy

    $100

  • Sam & Rachel Rose

    $100

  • Jenny Chapla

    $20

  • Sherry Babb

    $100

  • Renee Shisler

    $25

  • Greg and Kay Howell

    $250

  • JH Matching Gifts - Greg & Kay Howell

    $250

  • JH Matching Gifts - Renee Shisler

    $25

  • Ron & Lue Glenn

    $25

  • Tony & Sarah Mudd

    $50

  • JH Matching Gifts - Art Roberson

    $100

  • Art Roberson

    $100

  • Jeff & Kathy Bolton

    $40

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Charles Wegener

    $30

  • Eric & Emily S

    $25

  • Charles & Jessica Nelson

    $20

  • Drew and Allison Sumrall

    $25

  • Michelle Jensen

    $25

  • JH Matching Gifts - Kennedy Family

    $75

  • Chad & Tammy Kennedy

    $75

  • JH Matching Gifts - Coffman Family

    $100

  • Jason & Jill Coffman

    $100

  • Rex & Kelly Sallak

    $78

  • JH Matching Gifts - Sallak Family

    $78

  • JH Matching Gifts - Gretschmann Family

    $125

  • Cindy & Ben Gretschmann

    $125

  • Matt and Brie Richardson

    $35

  • Cortney and Jeff Mayfield

    $25

  • Nate and Jess Fisher

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • JH Matching Gifts - Burkert Family

    $40

  • Jim Burkert

    $40

  • JH Matching Gifts - Fisher Family

    $50

  • Jesse & Jamie Sallak

    $1,000

  • JH Matching Gifts - Sallak Family

    $1,000

  • Mina

    $15

  • Chris Frank

    $50

  • Kathy Hoffman

    $100

  • Justin and Cherie Cozadd

    $25

  • David and Ivette Wetmore

    $50

  • Karen Hartman Treadway

    $20

  • Josh and Jamie Duis

    $10

  • Jen and Nick Bockaj

    $26

  • Jackson and Lincoln Bockaj

    $10

  • Sonya Sallak

    $20

  • Sonya Sallak

    $20

  • Sonya

    $13

  • Jay Parker

    $50

  • JH Matching Gifts - Parker Family

    $50

  • JH Matching Gifts - Vandy Family

    $140

  • Jim & Lynne Vandy

    $140

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67% Raised of $8,250 Goal

The Team: $5,500 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Donor Comments

Jim & Lynne Vandy

Jim & Lynne Vandy

DONATION: $140

3 years ago

JH Matching Gifts - Vandy Family

JH Matching Gifts - Vandy Family

DONATION: $140

3 years ago

Jay Parker

Jay Parker

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

JH Matching Gifts - Parker Family

JH Matching Gifts - Parker Family

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

Sonya

Sonya

DONATION: $13

Way to go Jesse! Love you 3 years ago

Sonya Sallak

Sonya Sallak

DONATION: $20

Another 20k!! 3 years ago

Sonya Sallak

Sonya Sallak

DONATION: $20

20k down! 3 years ago

Jackson and Lincoln Bockaj

Jackson and Lincoln Bockaj

DONATION: $10

3 years ago

Jen and Nick Bockaj

Jen and Nick Bockaj

DONATION: $26

3 years ago

Josh and Jamie Duis

Josh and Jamie Duis

DONATION: $10

3 years ago