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John Fisher's Fundraiser:

Grassroot Soccer NYC 2017

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A very sincere thank you!
August 22, 2017

As of today, I have reached my fundraising goal of $5,000.  This would not have been possible without your incredible generosity for which I  See more
John Fisher

THE STORY:

 

When was the last time you did something for the first time?

I am joining some great friends in running the 2017 NYC Marathon and I need your help!  I am honored to be a member of the team fundraising for GRASSROOT SOCCER so this organization can continue to serve its incredible mission.

Going into 2016, I recommitted myself to being healthier and decided running was going to be a tactic to get there.  I started with the Couch to 5K program, and by Christmas 2016 I completed numerous 5K events, two Tough Mudders, ran the first half marathon of my life and followed it with a second one just before the year ended.  I had never imagined I would run such a distance, so you can imagine my initial thought when a member of our close-knit running group presented this opportunity to run 26.2 miles in this epic event.  When I learned more about the cause we would be supporting, the desire to do it became increasingly stronger and, with Robyn’s encouragement, I was all-in.

Please consider donating to my fundraising effort.  I sincerely appreciate your commitment to support this organization which is truly making a huge difference for an entire generation.

THE STORY:

Grassroot Soccer (GRS) is an adolescent health organization that uses the power of soccer to educate, inspire, and mobilize young people to lead healthier lives and be agents of change in their communities. Since 2002, GRS has reached over 1.9 million young people with critical health information & life skills programs. 

It only costs $25 to support one young person through GRS's core program and provide them with access to an HIV test. Together, you can help us reach an additional 6,000 adolescents in 2017!

www.grassrootsoccer.org

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To This Fundraiser

$5,000

MONEY RAISED
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  • Bob / Kelli Fivey

    $250

  • The Yelenich's

    $25

  • Heidi Fisher StPierre

     

  • Bluebird

    $25

  • Tim & Julie

     

  • Sam Herring

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Lothar Briones

     

  • Bryant and Carrie

    $25

  • Eric Mag

     

  • Pierre

    $50

  • Terri Elder

    $50

  • Dan Harmon

    $100

  • Julie Freudenstein

    $40

  • Peter P Pedraza

    $52.40

  • John & Ashley Jeffery

    $500

  • Jill & Mike

    $100

  • Rupali Hirani

    $50

  • Carly Marie

    $50

  • John and Pam Jeffery

    $50

  • Tony L

    $50

  • Tracy Aiken

     

  • Mason Family

    $50

  • Kevin & Tudie Senf

    $50

  • sean tran

     

  • Mark Spooner

     

  • Jacki Jones

    $100

  • Thad Vaughn

    $250

  • Lynn Steinberg

    $100

  • Brenda Johnson

    $50

  • John, Annette & Ethan

    $300

  • Marlene Holayter

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • Maggie Farrington

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • Lynette Hogart

    $20

  • Joe and Janene Merzlak

    $25

  • Jason and Megan Jones

    $50

  • John Mark Fisher

    $100

  • Holly Bowers

    $25

  • Jerry Verghese

    $50

  • Jennifer and Rod Davis

    $200

  • Paul Lewis

    $50

  • Sally Schaeffer

    $50

  • Chris Villiers

    $50

  • John and Gwenn Fisher

    $100

  • Grace Anderson

    $100

  • Anonymous

     

  • Amy Hanson

    $100

  • Mer James

    $250

  • Kevin Kwon

    $100

  • Stewart Rey

    $25

  • Kristy Kelley

    $50

  • Ian and Krista

    $50

  • Von Chang

    $25

  • Dave, Raquel, David, Dakota

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Robert Bandy

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Terri Elder

    $50

  • Christian and Valerie Wilkin

    $100

  • Jon & Robin Schneider

    $132

  • Boeing Match

    $131

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100% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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The Team: $46,381 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Drew Burgoyne

Amount Raised

$5,300

Fundraiser Title

John Fisher

Amount Raised

$5,000

 

100% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Miguel Grana

Amount Raised

$3,375

 

113% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Jim Putty Mesick

Amount Raised

$3,100

 

103% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Vanessa Weisman

Amount Raised

$3,036

 

101% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Felipe Gomez

Amount Raised

$3,025

 

101% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Samuel Guinness

Amount Raised

$2,358

 

47% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Marta Jakubisiak

Amount Raised

$2,135

 

71% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Boeing Match

Boeing Match

DONATION: $131

1 month ago

Jon & Robin Schneider

Jon & Robin Schneider

DONATION: $132

This ought to get you over the top Fish! Boeing (match) is sponsoring your first 13 miles at $10/mile. Robin and I are there with you at another $10/mile for the last 13.2. Congrats in advance and thanks for investing the countless hours of training to make a difference for such a worthy cause. :-) 1 month ago

Christian and Valerie Wilkin

Christian and Valerie Wilkin

DONATION: $100

4 months ago

Terri Elder

Terri Elder

DONATION: $50

In memory of bluebird!! It's going to be a bluebird day in NYC kidð 5 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

5 months ago

Robert Bandy

Robert Bandy

DONATION: $25

5 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

5 months ago

Dave, Raquel, David, Dakota

Dave, Raquel, David, Dakota

DONATION: $50

5 months ago

Von Chang

Von Chang

DONATION: $25

5 months ago

Ian and Krista

Ian and Krista

DONATION: $50

5 months ago