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Mac SAYS:
Dear everyone who donated to…
Dear everyone who donated to my cause,

Once again, from the bottom of my heart, I thank you for your generous contribution to my campaign to raise funds to fight kidney cancer at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. Together, you and others have donated over $3,000 to that cause. Every cent of that money will go toward finding new treatments and one day, the cure for this dreadful disease. During my training this spring and summer I lost a number of friends to this thief of life, folks who I had met during the 15 years I have been fighting to stay alive and who I have come to love. It is a hefty price to pay for being active in the survivor community, but one that I do not regret.

I am writing because, as I have learned though hard won experience, we make plans and God laughs. My dream of running the New York City marathon together with my daughter Elizabeth again, which began with an endorphin rush of good intentions and proceeded with a steely determination has been dashed on the rocks of personal injury. I was the first to sustain a leg injury from the grueling training program, followed soon thereafter by Elizabeth. Mine was a pulled calf muscle. Despite intense efforts to recover from it I watched in frustration as my goal of huddling with Elizabeth in the coldness of the start line in Staten Island on November 4th slipped further and further away. Soon after, in Boston she sustained a more serious shin injury from which she was likewise unable to recover.

Our dream of crossing that finish line in Central Park, as we have done together four times before, will not be realized this year. But we are already forging plans for next year. I hope you don’t regret your generous contribution to this cause. It will help improve the lives of many deserving patients and their families. Thank you once again for your willingness to help and I promise you that if the body will favor us, we will cross that finish line in your name one day soon.

Sincerely,

Mac Davis
for himself and for Dr. Elizabeth Davis
6 years ago
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Mac
Mac SAYS:
Thank you, thank you, thank …
Thank you, thank you, thank you. You are not a part of the MDA team for nothing. Your dedication, willingness to help, and capability are just 3 of the many reasons why we will make cancer history.
6 years ago
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Mac
Mac SAYS:
Dear Shari, welcome to my cr…
Dear Shari, welcome to my crowd. I am truly humbled by your support. I have to believe that there is a reason for my taking on this challenge just before learning that my rcc is on the move again. With amazing folks like you in my corner, the sky is the limit. Thank you so very much for joining us on this excellent adventure.
6 years ago
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Shari Bane
CROWDRISING SINCE: Apr 27, 2012
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Shari Bane's Fundraisers

Make Kidney Cancer History

Make Kidney Cancer History

Amount Raised:

$50