BENEFITING: THE BELL CENTER FOR EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAMS
EVENT DATE: Feb 12, 2012
Anyone that knows me, knows that I don't run unless something or someone is chasing me, unless it is to help the wonderful staff at The Bell Center. Everyone at TBC is great. They have done so much for me and for Trent in the past 13 months. If it weren't for them, I would have been lost after Trent was born. Now, my little man is meeting milestones and doing SO well.
I am by no means a marathon runner, but I am going to try my first 5K as a BellRunner for my brave little boy. I am attempting to raise $100 per mile, for a total of $310 to help The Bell Center, Trent, and all of his friends there.
If you can contribute, anything is much appreciated! I also invite you to come out to the Mercedes Marathon and meet some of the wonderful children from The Bell Center.
Kimberly and Trent
THE BELL CENTER FOR EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAMS wrote -
Join BellRunners at the 2012 Mercedes Marathon & Half Marathon and help us raise more money than ever before for The Bell Center.
Click the big orange DONATE button or go one step further and help us fundraise by clicking the JOIN THE TEAM button. You'll get your own fundraising page to share with all your friends and family.
The Bell Center offers early intervention services to children at risk for delay, often within a few days or weeks after birth. Parents often feel a sense of helplessness when they discover their child has special needs; however, the Bell Center staff and volunteers are able to provide them with specific information and encouragement allowing parents to move from a sense of confusion, to a deep pride in their children’s accomplishments and optimism for the future.
Programs at The Bell Center are designed to promote growth in gross and fine motor skills, as well as language, cognition, self-help, and play skills. Each child is evaluated annually, and goals are tailored specifically to the child’s needs. The Bell Center employs a staff of highly qualified professionals including physical and occupational therapists, speech/language pathologists, and early childhood special education teachers who work directly with infants and toddlers in many programs while directing the efforts of volunteers who work with toddlers in other programs.
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