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Miles for Smiles | Fundracing for Crisis Nursery

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BENEFITING: CRISIS NURSERY

ORGANIZER: CRISIS NURSERY

EVENT: Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon 2014

EVENT DATE: Apr 24, 2014

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THE STORY:

CRISIS NURSERY wrote -

“Crisis Nursery gives us a chance to be proactive and to try to prevent child abuse before it happens…That's why we're very passionate about it. If you prevent one kid from being abused, the running is worth it.” –Adam Dill, former Board Member, on running the 2012 Illinois Marathon to raise money for Crisis Nursery

When at full capacity, it costs $1,800 a day to keep the Nursery open. Our goal for the Illinois Marathon Miles for Smiles Team is to raise $12,600-- enough to support one week at the Nursery. We encourage you to set an individual goal (minimum $200 per person) that is appropriate and comfortable for you.

As a thank you for running on Crisis Nursery's behalf, you'll enjoy a variety of team benefits, including:

--Guaranteed lowest race registration fee (After starting your fundraising page, email heather@crisisnursery.net before registering for the Illinois Marathon to get your discount code.)

--Proudly display that you’re on the Miles for Smiles team with a technical running t-shirt

--Customize your personal fundraising webpage to give family, friends, and co-workers an easy way to donate and show their support for you. Plus, campaign tips and letter templates to help you meet and exceed your fundraising goal.

--Access to an online forum to share training tips, ask advice, and stay motivated with fellow runners

-- Let us be your virtual cheering section! We’ll help you spread the word about your commitment to Crisis Nursery through Facebook and Twitter.

--Sign-up fee ($90) waived, plus $5 off your monthly fee at the Refinery

--One free class at Amara Yoga & Arts 

--Free day pass and complimentary injury screening at the Mettler Center

--Chances to win gift certificates with monthly promotions and contests

--and more, TBA!

Ready to start FundRacing?! Just click the blue FUNDRAISE FOR THIS CAMPAIGN button and follow the directions. You'll get your own fundraising page to share with your family and friends. You can also create a page for a group of people if you're running with a team of co-workers, family, friends, etc. and would like to fundraise for Miles for Smiles. Looking to only donate to Miles for Smiles? Simply click the orange DONATE button to make a contribution. 

Crisis Nursery creates an "Island of Safety" dedicated to the prevention of child abuse and neglect by providing 24-hour emergency care for children and support to strengthen families in crisis. We depend on generous individuals like you to ensure our doors stay open 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. The money you raise will go towards our Safe Children and Strong Families programs. 

Thank you for your support! For questions or more information, contact Special Events Coordinator Heather Wienke at 217-337-2731 or heather@crisisnursery.net. 

Click here to visit our charity profile page on CrowdRise or here to visit Crisis Nursery's website.

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To This Fundraiser

$170

MONEY RAISED
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  • Steven and Bonnie Bayes

    $25

  • Pat and Brenda Charters

    $100

  • The Bestie

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $25

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Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $5,604 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

Jarrett Dapier

Amount Raised

$1,578

 

158% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Angela Marker

Amount Raised

$1,435

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Team Law and Order

Amount Raised

$1,171

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Ryann Grove

Amount Raised

$820

 

410% Raised of $200 Goal

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Alan Mundhenke

Amount Raised

$180

 

90% Raised of $200 Goal

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Rachel Charters

Amount Raised

$170

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Mark C. Palmer

Amount Raised

$150

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melinda dabrowski

Amount Raised

$100

Donor Comments

Anonymous

Anonymous

DONATION: $25

5 years ago

The Bestie

The Bestie

DONATION: $20

5 years ago

Pat and Brenda Charters

Pat and Brenda Charters

DONATION: $100

5 years ago

Steven and Bonnie Bayes

Steven and Bonnie Bayes

DONATION: $25

5 years ago