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Hudson River Run 2012

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BENEFITING: Hudson River Sloop Clearwater

ORGANIZER: Todd

EVENT DATE: May 12, 2012

Karen Braswell

THE STORY:

Todd Jennings wrote -

In an effort to bring attention to the need for clean water - and in particular, clean rivers - ultrarunner and lifelong New York State resident Todd Jennings will be running the entire 315-mile length of New York’s Hudson River in May of 2012. The run will begin at Lake Tear of the Clouds, on the face of Mt. Marcy (New York’s highest peak), and will finish at The Battery in New York City. The endeavor will take 8 days, averaging approximately 40 miles per day, and is a fundraiser for Hudson River Sloop Clearwater.

Donations can be made on a "per mile" basis (10 cents = $31.50, 25 cents = $78.75, and so on...) or as a flat amount, which could be as low as $5.00 or as high as you would like.  My personal goal is to get at least 500 people to sponsor me at $0.33 per mile (a $100.00 contribution).  This alone will eclipse our target!

Run Schedule

  • May 12th Lake Tear of the Clouds -----> Newcomb (27 miles)
  • May 13th Newcomb -----------> Riparius (30 miles)
  • May 14th Riparius -------------> Glens Falls (47 miles)
  • May 15th Glens Falls ----------> Cohoes (44 miles)
  • May 16th Cohoes ---------------> Catskill (43 miles)
  • May 17th Catskill ---------------> Marlboro (46 miles)
  • May 18th Marlboro -------------> Nyack (46 miles)
  • May 19th Nyack -----------------> New York City (33 miles)

 

ABOUT HUDSON RIVER SLOOP CLEARWATER
Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Inc. is a 501(c)3 tax exempt nonprofit, member-supported corporation whose mission is to preserve and protect the Hudson River. As an organization, Clearwater believes its innovative environmental programs, advocacy and celebrations will continue to inspire and energize the next generation of environmental leaders.
Clearwater was founded in 1966 by folk music legend Pete Seeger. To this day, it remains the most vital champion and advocate for the Hudson River, partnering with schools and community leaders to raise the bar of environmental education again, realizing that this time the health of the Hudson River must go hand in hand with creating a sustainable world of green jobs in a green economy.

DONATE

To This Fundraiser

$365

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Dave

    $50

  • Pat & Dave

    $100

  • David

    $25

  • Allana Alexander

    $25

  • Doug

    $30

  • Kara S.

     

  • Matt

     

  • Dave

    $25

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Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $17,228 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Todd Jennings

Amount Raised

$11,852

 

24% Raised of $50,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Kevin Myers

Amount Raised

$2,216

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Brian Baird

Amount Raised

$1,375

 

14% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Charlie Bennett

Amount Raised

$600

Fundraiser Title

Karen Braswell

Amount Raised

$365

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Gary Arne

Amount Raised

$160

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Tom O'Dowd

Amount Raised

$125

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Jackie McBride Gaillard

Amount Raised

$100

Donor Comments

Dave

Dave

DONATION: $25

I grew up a few miles from the Hudson. Thanks for helping to clean it up and have fun on the run! 5 years ago

Matt

Matt

May we all soon SWIM in the Hudson! 5 years ago

Kara S.

Kara S.

5 years ago

Doug

Doug

DONATION: $30

5 years ago

Allana Alexander

Allana Alexander

DONATION: $25

5 years ago

David

David

DONATION: $25

5 years ago

Pat & Dave

Pat & Dave

DONATION: $100

5 years ago

Dave

Dave

DONATION: $50

I grew up a few miles away from the Hudson. Clean my River. 5 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

5 years ago