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BENEFITING: Life Is Priceless Foundation

ORGANIZER: Mark

EVENT: The LIPF 2015 5K NAMI Run, 5K NAMI Walks

EVENT DATE: May 03, 2015

Brittney Beck

THE STORY:

Mark Jacobs wrote -

UPDATE: During the sign-up process you will be asked for your credit card.  We do NOT charge your card but it is kept on file because BIKE NY, the event organizers, require that LIPF riders raise a minimum of $750 per rider.  This applies to the ride only.

 

Runners there is a $50 registration fee, walkers are entirely free. However we ask that you do try to raise money as these are the $$ that will help the families who suffer from depression and mental illness.

 

Please join The LIPF for our 4th year riding for the research and treatment of depression and suicide prevention.  NEW for this year is a 5K Run and 5K walk being held the Saturday following the ride.  Please consider joining our team!

This is our third year as an official charity partner with the TD Five Boro Bike Tour and we hope you will consider riding for our foundation. You will receive a VIP pass to the tour at the front of the pack, including breakfast & lunch and our 2015 LIPF Jersey.  Of course we will be stopping at Pedro's for a margarita and group photo before the final ride into Staten Island.

 

About the RUN/WALK:

The 5K Walk route begins at 10 AM. Walkers will travel over the Brooklyn Bridge and back to the Seaport for New York City’s first #IWillListen Day featuring a concert and Wellness Fair with activities such as free massage, yoga, basic health screenings, raffle prizes, and more!

Join over 5,000 New Yorkers in the city’s largest event to support mental health and fight the stigma people affected by mental illness and their families face every day.

 

8-10am: Walker/Runner sign-in and registration
9am: 5K Run Start
10-10:15am: NAMIWalks NYC opening ceremony
10:15am-12pm: Walk from South Street Seaport Promenade over Brooklyn Bridge and back
11am-1:30pm: Post Walk #IWillListen Fair and #IWillListen Day concert event

 

 

About TheLIPF:

Every year, one in four adults will suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder.  In 2011, the CDC reported that nearly 500,000 people were treated in emergency departments for self-inflicted injuries. 


ONLY 61 percent of Americans think it appropriate to tell family members about a mental illness diagnosis, according to a recent study commissioned by the New York City Metro chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Just 43 percent approve of telling friends about a diagnosis, and just 13 percent of telling co-workers.

 

It's time to make a difference.

 

For more information on The LIPF please visit www.lipf.org or email events@lipf.org

 

For more inforamtion about NAMI's I WILL LISTEN CAMPAIGN visit www.IWillListen.org

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

Please follow us on twitter.

 

@TheLIPF

 

#IWILLLISTEN

$1,500

MONEY RAISED
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  • Brittney Beck

    $150

  • Amanda Avellino

    $100

  • Vid Cibej

    $30

  • Max and Shannon

    $200

  • Elissa Krinsky

    $40

  • Fiorelkis Filpo

    $50

  • SIerra Bromley

    $40

  • Jordana Klein

    $50

  • Jen & Carlo

    $200

  • Olivia Hendrickson

    $100

  • Kezia Hendrix

    $150

  • Simon Kliegman

    $40

  • Anna Antoniou

    $50

  • Justin J Blyden

    $100

  • Justin Benesch

    $200

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The Team: $3,846 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Brittney Beck

Amount Raised

$1,500

Fundraiser Title

kendra kuehnle

Amount Raised

$1,250

Fundraiser Title

Mark Jacobs

Amount Raised

$1,096

 

49% Raised of $2,250 Goal

Donor Comments

Justin Benesch

Justin Benesch

DONATION: $200

2 years ago

Justin J Blyden

Justin J Blyden

DONATION: $100

2 years ago

Anna Antoniou

Anna Antoniou

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Simon Kliegman

Simon Kliegman

DONATION: $40

2 years ago

Kezia Hendrix

Kezia Hendrix

DONATION: $150

2 years ago

Olivia Hendrickson

Olivia Hendrickson

DONATION: $100

3 years ago

Jen & Carlo

Jen & Carlo

DONATION: $200

3 years ago

Jordana Klein

Jordana Klein

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

SIerra Bromley

SIerra Bromley

DONATION: $40

3 years ago

Fiorelkis Filpo

Fiorelkis Filpo

DONATION: $50

3 years ago