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Kathy Fernstrom's Fundraiser:

Running For Colorado

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BENEFITING: FOOTHILLS UNITED WAY INC

EVENT: 2013 ING New York City Marathon

EVENT DATE: Nov 03, 2013

Kathy Fernstrom

THE STORY:

On November 3rd, I'm running the New York City Marathon. I wasn't planning on doing a fundraiser as part of my New York Marathon experience - I was in the race through lottery & was focused on just getting through it!  However, I happened to be in Golden, Colorado visiting family the same weekend that the incredible flooding hit the Front Range. The images & stories I saw and heard while there were eerily similar to those we all witnessed in the greater Metro NY area in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy last year.  And, like Sandy, the devastation is so complete in communities like Boulder & Lyons that one would swear they were seaside. So, on a short run on the Golden Trail outside Denver this weekend, I found renewed purpose in the rain. My goal is to raise a relatively meager $2620 for the victims of the Colorado flooding - $100 for every mile I run. I am asking for your help. Even a very small donation will help these folks rebuild their lives & keep me focused on the task at hand - finishing the race!

I love Colorado. It's a big piece of heaven on earth. But these communities will need outside help to rebuild so much of what was literally washed away. So when I think back on the support and comfort that organizations like The United Way provided to the hardest hit of our region last year, I am reminded that so much help came from generous individual donors.  Please consider donating to help Colorado.  I'm running 26.2 miles - I'd love to know that I'm running for more than just me.  Many thanks, Kathy 

$2,271

MONEY RAISED
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  • Kathy Fernstrom

     

  • Hankes Family

    $100

  • LaMacchia Family

    $100

  • The Delaware Beach House

     

  • Mark Hittie

    $50

  • Ed McDonnell & Pat Kiesel

    $100

  • Mainardi Girls

     

  • Mike Turso

    $100

  • Peterson Family

    $50

  • Tim Lundberg

    $100

  • La and Remo

    $100

  • Laura Brosius

    $20

  • Robin Widmann

    $40

  • Dave and Leah Bresette

    $50

  • Kathy and Kristen Haynes

     

  • Charles Forsyth

    $100

  • Nick Viest

    $100

  • JOE AND MAUREEN FAZIO

    $100

  • themom and joey

    $100

  • David Moore

    $50

  • The Dooley Family

     

  • Joe and Barb Isaak

    $50

  • Joe Mironov

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • The Gossman Family

     

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Patti Groh

    $50

  • Greg Bird

    $50

  • The Orford Family

    $50

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87% Raised of $2,620 Goal

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The Team: $2,271 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Kathy Fernstrom

Amount Raised

$2,271

 

87% Raised of $2,620 Goal

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Patti Groh

Amount Raised

$0

Donor Comments

The Orford Family

The Orford Family

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Greg Bird

Greg Bird

DONATION: $50

Good Luck and Best wishes Kathy!!! 4 years ago

Patti Groh

Patti Groh

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

The Gossman Family

The Gossman Family

4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

4 years ago

Joe Mironov

Joe Mironov

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Joe and Barb Isaak

Joe and Barb Isaak

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

The Dooley Family

The Dooley Family

4 years ago

David Moore

David Moore

DONATION: $50

4 years ago