Colin Peterson's Fundraiser:

Colin's LA Marathon Charity

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I finished! See my results here: http://bit.ly/h53lit. Thanks so much for your donations. I couldn't have reached my goals without you!

via Crowdrise 4 years ago

Colin Peterson

THE STORY:

I've been training for the LA Marathon since October 2010.  While running a marathon has been a personal goal of mine for some time, and I have enjoyed the experience of staying committed to the training, and looking forward to doing well on race day, I couldn't do this without taking the opportunity to support those in need.  My Dad passed away in the 80s from cancer.  Growing up near Boston, I always heard of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and the Jimmy Fund (from all the Red Sox commercials, of course).  I've always wanted to contribute to an organization that helps those in need, like my Dad, and like so many others.  And maybe one day organizations like Dana-Farber will save the life of some little boy's father.

Please consider a donation to Dana-Farber.  As I run all 26 miles (plus the 0.2), on March 20, 2011,  I will be working towards achieving my personal goal, and I will also be thinking about my Dad, those that have donated, and all those that are being helped by your generosity.

Thank you,

Colin

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To This Fundraiser

$685

MONEY RAISED
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  • Helen Peterson

    $20

  • Alison Yeardley

    $20

  • Sue, Phil & Maggie

    $26

  • Paul Bartlett

    $20

  • Bo Gardner

    $20

  • Mum

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Ian and Sam

    $20

  • Shaina and Dave

    $52

  • Suzanne Taylor

    $25

  • Kirk B

    $26

  • Carrie

    $25

  • Jessica Grace Rockwell

    $20

  • Love Sis

    $100

  • Andy Blatchford

    $50

  • Meagan and Justin

    $40

  • Gerry and Amy Holt

    $25

  • Jeff K

    $20

  • Amy Brzezinski

    $26

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137% Raised of $500 Goal

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The Team: $685 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Colin Peterson

Amount Raised:

$685

 

137% Raised of $500 Goal

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Helen Peterson

Amount Raised:

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Bo Gardner

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Donor Comments

Amy Brzezinski

Amy Brzezinski

DONATION: $26

4 years ago

Jeff K

Jeff K

DONATION: $20

Congrats Colin 4 years ago

Gerry and Amy Holt

Gerry and Amy Holt

DONATION: $25

4 years ago

Meagan and Justin

Meagan and Justin

DONATION: $40

4 years ago

Andy Blatchford

Andy Blatchford

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Love Sis

Love Sis

DONATION: $100

You and Daddy will be in my heart. Can't wait to climb Cowles Mountain with you - that'll be my marathon!! I love you. 4 years ago

Jessica Grace Rockwell

Jessica Grace Rockwell

DONATION: $20

4 years ago

Carrie

Carrie

DONATION: $25

Good luck Colin - I share your support for DF!! 4 years ago

Kirk B

Kirk B

DONATION: $26

4 years ago

Suzanne Taylor

Suzanne Taylor

DONATION: $25

4 years ago