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Julie Srochi - Merrick's Walk for EDIN

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BENEFITING: The Eating Disorders Information Network, Inc.

EVENT: Merrick's Walk for EDIN

EVENT DATE: Oct 05, 2014

Julie Srochi

THE STORY:

My purpose is simple.... to raise awareness of ED's and to let everyone know there is a network of help out there.  No one should feel alone in this battle nor should they feel shame.  Unfortunately, those suffering often feel both.  Please join me on my quest to reach my goal!!

Merrick’s Walk for EDIN is a 2.7 mile walk around Chastain Park with the following purposes:

  1. to raise awareness of eating disorders,
  2. to remember those who have lost their battle with an eating disorder, and
  3. to raise funds for the Eating Disorders Information Network (EDIN) and its prevention programs in schools and the community of Atlanta.

The event began in 2001 in honor of Merrick Ryan, a 19-year old Galloway alum who died from complications of anorexia.

This year, the theme for Merrick’s Walk for EDIN is “more than a number.” The meaning of this theme is twofold. Statistics about deaths resulting from eating disorders, although shocking, can be impersonal and allow us to feel detached from the issue. We want to make it known that individuals like Merrick are more than a statistic. The theme also promotes the idea that in such a health- and weight-conscious society, we are more than our measurements, our weight, or the calories that we consume. Our value cannot be defined by a number.

Please join us in our mission to spread eating disorder awareness and promote our prevention efforts in Atlanta. Thank you for your support!

With love and gratitude,

Julie

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To This Fundraiser

$1,455

MONEY RAISED
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  • Cynthia, Bradley, Ellen and Daniel

    $100

  • Brooke Blasberg

    $25

  • Greg & Kuri

     

  • Dee Nirschl

    $25

  • SIkora Family

     

  • The Galanti Family

    $36

  • robyn and martin tanenbaum

    $50

  • Jodie, Steven, Cameron and Sydney Jackson

    $180

  • Adi Bloom

    $25

  • Deb, Bruce, Sydney and Erin Benator

    $110

  • Julie, Jordan & Maddie

    $100

  • The Greenberger Family

    $50

  • Scot and Karen Rittenbaum

     

  • The Seligson Family

     

  • Morris Srochi

     

  • Wendy England

    $100

  • Cheryl & Michael Derby

    $36

  • Mindy and Larry Feinstein

    $50

  • Dedi Mohr

    $200

  • Amy Sue & Neal Maziar

     

  • Holly Davis

    $50

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291% Raised of$500 Goal

The Team: $1,455 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Julie Srochi

Amount Raised

$1,455

 

291% Raised of$500 Goal

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Donor Comments

Holly Davis

Holly Davis

DONATION: $50

5 years ago

Amy Sue & Neal Maziar

Amy Sue & Neal Maziar

5 years ago

Dedi Mohr

Dedi Mohr

DONATION: $200

5 years ago

Mindy and Larry Feinstein

Mindy and Larry Feinstein

DONATION: $50

5 years ago

Cheryl & Michael Derby

Cheryl & Michael Derby

DONATION: $36

5 years ago

Wendy England

Wendy England

DONATION: $100

You are the most amazing woman!!! 5 years ago

Morris Srochi

Morris Srochi

5 years ago

The Seligson Family

The Seligson Family

Good luck, Julie, in your efforts for this important cause!! 5 years ago

Scot and Karen Rittenbaum

Scot and Karen Rittenbaum

5 years ago

The Greenberger Family

The Greenberger Family

DONATION: $50

5 years ago