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Running for a family

Organized by: Nicole Johnson

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EVENT DATE Jan 06, 2017

THE STORY:

Hello all! As some of you may recall I've ran the Disney World Marathon and Goofy challenge a few times. In the past they've always been in the name of Comfort Zone Camp, a bereavement camp for children (www.comfortzonecamp.org). This year I'm raising my stakes physically in hopes to generate funds for a coworker of mine in addition to Comfort Zone Came.

I'm running the Dopey Challenge which is 48.6 miles in the course of a weekend. I've set a very lofty goal of raising $15,000.

$5,000 will be matched by a grant my coworker has received to fullfll the total of over $30,000 in fees she and her husband have to raise for adopting a child. Jake and I have been blessed with our precious gift of a daughter just a few short months ago and I would love if I could help a couple realize their dreams of becoming a family. If you'd like to learn more about the wonderful couple waiting to become parents here is part of their story: http://christianadopt.org/waiting-family/ I hope you will help me in helping them.

Any money raised over the $5,000 will go to Comfort Zone Camp (CZC). CZC is a nonprofit 501(c)3 bereavement camp that transforms the lives of children who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or primary caregiver. The free camps include confidence building programs and age-based support groups that break the emotional isolation grief often brings. Comfort Zone Camps are offered to children 7-17, and are held year-round across the Country.

Thank you kindly for any help you can provide, Nicole

$45

 

0% Raised of $15,000 Goal

  • Matt Lenahan

    $20

  • Mandy Shafer

    $25

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Donor Comments

Mandy Shafer

Mandy Shafer

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Matt Lenahan

Matt Lenahan

DONATION: $20

2 years ago

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