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2013 NYC Marathon - Team Every Mother Counts

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THE STORY:

Every Mother Counts wrote -

EVERY MOTHER COUNTS IS RUNNING THE 2013 ING NEW YORK CITY MARATHON IN SUPPORT OF MATERNAL HEALTH AROUND THE WORLD. 

Hundreds of thousands of women die during pregnancy and childbirth each year. That's 800 women every day. The good news is that 90% of these deaths can be prevented. We have the tools and the know-how to save these mothers, daughters, sisters, wives, teachers, doctors, caregivers and community leaders—if we make it a priority.

Every Mother Counts is a campaign to end preventable deaths caused by pregnancy and childbirth around the world. Every Mother Counts informs, engages, and mobilizes new audiences to take action to improve the health and well-being of girls and women worldwide.

This year, join us in solidarity to run the 2013 ING New York City Marathon and continue raising awareness about this global tragedy. We've chosen to participate in the race because often distance is the biggest barrier to a woman and her family getting the care they need. We hope to not only increase awareness for the cause but to also make the vital connection for people that so many pregnant women live far from health services around the world and that distance does make a difference. Simply put, we want to run so that others don't have to...

And now, we're hoping you will lend your support no matter how big or small. Here are some ways you can get involved. 

 

1.    You can click on the DONATE button to contribute what you can on behalf of one of our Every Mother Counts Runners.

2.  You can JOIN THE TEAM to become a fundraiser yourself and help us raise the much-needed funds and spread the word about this cause.

3.     You can purchase an EMC t-shirt & gear from Oiselle.com and come out and cheer us on.

4.     You can run with us in solidarity on November 3rd. Remember that any distance from 5k to 26.2 miles would be an amazing act of support of our mission. Every Mile Counts because Every Mother Counts.

Together, with your help and our miles, we can make pregnancy and childbirth safe for all moms. 
 

$3,820

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

     

  • L Wozniak

    $50

  • Emily & David Baker

    $100

  • The Snizzles

     

  • Jessie & Scott Revlin

    $50

  • Beth & Jeff Altrock

    $50

  • Avani and Jin Kim

    $50

  • Aman

    $150

  • Mike Severi

    $26

  • Corinna & Jerome Van Der Ghinst

    $50

  • Steve & Debbie Wilkes

    $50

  • Jen Kash

    $100

  • gabriel escovar

     

  • Roomie

    $99

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Emilie

    $150

  • Meg Garlinghouse

    $50

  • Harry & Julia

    $500

  • Hani Durzy

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Jill Hirz

    $50

  • Shannon

    $150

  • Dee Hartman

    $50

  • Steve & Dora

    $50

  • The Jerkens'

    $100

  • The Laffens

    $50

  • Kristen and Joe Kenny

    $50

  • Marshall and Marsha Zakaroff

    $70

  • Matt Danzig

    $75

  • Connie Wang

    $50

  • Ashton Curtis

    $100

  • Paul and Karen Sonefeldt

     

  • Jenny, Brian & Landon Pierce

    $50

  • Gordon Henderson

     

  • Lora Blum and Steve Cooper

    $200

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127% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $226,553 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

Christy Turlington Burns

Amount Raised

$37,616

Fundraiser Title

Every Mother Counts

Amount Raised

$30,870

 

25% Raised of $123,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

patricia lansing

Amount Raised

$18,720

Fundraiser Title

Jeffrey Lichy

Amount Raised

$14,598

Fundraiser Title

Clancy McCarty

Amount Raised

$6,296

 

210% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Hannah Glazebrook

Amount Raised

$5,000

 

100% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Charles Reyl

Amount Raised

$4,750

 

158% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Veronica Martinez

Amount Raised

$4,377

 

146% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Lora Blum and Steve Cooper

Lora Blum and Steve Cooper

DONATION: $200

5 years ago

Gordon Henderson

Gordon Henderson

5 years ago

Jenny, Brian & Landon Pierce

Jenny, Brian & Landon Pierce

DONATION: $50

Matt, I too went through issues after birth, Landon too. If it weren't for persistent Nurses and great care, they would not have detected anything as i did not have it in any prior health history. Would have done this last week, but with everything that happened it slipped my mind. Hope you had a great run! 5 years ago

Paul and Karen Sonefeldt

Paul and Karen Sonefeldt

5 years ago

Ashton Curtis

Ashton Curtis

DONATION: $100

5 years ago

Connie Wang

Connie Wang

DONATION: $50

5 years ago

Matt Danzig

Matt Danzig

DONATION: $75

5 years ago

Marshall and Marsha Zakaroff

Marshall and Marsha Zakaroff

DONATION: $70

5 years ago

Kristen and Joe Kenny

Kristen and Joe Kenny

DONATION: $50

5 years ago

The Laffens

The Laffens

DONATION: $50

5 years ago