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BENEFITING: UPS FOR DOWNS NFP

ORGANIZER: Shannon

EVENT: UPS for Downs Rocks Chicago

EVENT DATE: Jul 17, 2016

David Tolliver

THE STORY:

Shannon Denna wrote -

Our daughter Riley has been an amazing source of inspiration for me. Almost every thing she does is harder for her than for a typical kid.  Riley's trademark quality is her smile and her ability to uplift others.  She is always laughing, clowning around, and brightening the day of others.  To help her achieve her fullest potential she attends full day Kindergarten and 3 hours of private therapy weekly to improve the quality of her speech, physical strength and endurance, and fine motor skills.

I chose this event in honor of Riley because it is hard for me.  Very hard.  I have never been a runner and when I ran the half marathon two years ago it was the single most hardest thing I have ever done.  It pushed me mentally and physically and was a very symbolic achievement.  I remember tears streaming down my face at several times during the race when I kept pulling on inspiration from her to keep running.  Those moments will always be with me and motivate me to keep on running.

UPS for DownS has provided our family with an immeasurable amount of support, both educational and emotional, and that is why I have chosen to run for and raise money for this exceptional organization.  Please consider making a tax-deductable donation.  All funds raised go directly into our group to provide free educational monthly speakers, family events, and programming for children, teens and young adults with Down syndrome.  These funds support families and individuals with Down syndrome as they reach goals never thought possible by many.

Changing attitudes really can change lives!

For those of you who are runners, or want to be, join our team as we ROCK the streets of Chicago for the Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon and 10K on Sunday, July 17th.  I can guarantee this event will motivate you, inspire you, and change you for the better :)

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To This Fundraiser

$2,575

MONEY RAISED
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  • Team Vasquez

    $50

  • The Young's

    $50

  • Aunt Kacy Uncle Mike

    $25

  • Uncle Jim and Aunt Jan

    $300

  • Jerrilyn Cambron

    $25

  • Michelle Arriola

     

  • Grandpa, Grandma and Uncle Tim

     

  • The Bensons

    $100

  • Becky

    $10

  • Rita Kerins

    $50

  • Tulia Rubero

    $10

  • Rich and Susan Laurinec

    $25

  • Jennifer T.

    $50

  • Shaman Family

    $25

  • The West family

    $50

  • Judy G Russell

    $100

  • Jean & Dave Madigan

     

  • Mary Ann Drosos

    $20

  • Marilou

     

  • Mommy and Daddy #Run4Adam

    $500

  • Sharrmin Crockett

    $10

  • Paul, Jessica and Jaxson Schrock

    $50

  • The Ledtke Family

    $25

  • Jeanette Mokry

     

  • Barbara Syler

    $20

  • Bill Geissler

    $50

  • Christina, Chris & Kai

    $110

  • The Collard Family

     

  • Carter Madigan

    $20

  • Dana & Miguel

     

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The Team: $4,620 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

David Tolliver

Amount Raised

$2,575

Fundraiser Title

Shannon Denna

Amount Raised

$1,530

 

153% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Courtney Baker

Amount Raised

$410

Fundraiser Title

Cindy Capistran

Amount Raised

$55

Fundraiser Title

Kelly Switt

Amount Raised

$25

Fundraiser Title

David Tolliver

Amount Raised

$25

Donor Comments

Dana & Miguel

Dana & Miguel

In honor of my godson Adam, who helps me to run harder and live better <3 1 year ago

Carter Madigan

Carter Madigan

DONATION: $20

1 year ago

The Collard Family

The Collard Family

1 year ago

Christina, Chris & Kai

Christina, Chris & Kai

DONATION: $110

For Adam and Ethan wherever they are... 1 year ago

Bill Geissler

Bill Geissler

DONATION: $50

1 year ago

Barbara Syler

Barbara Syler

DONATION: $20

1 year ago

Jeanette Mokry

Jeanette Mokry

1 year ago

The Ledtke Family

The Ledtke Family

DONATION: $25

In Memory of Adam Tolliver 1 year ago

Paul, Jessica and Jaxson Schrock

Paul, Jessica and Jaxson Schrock

DONATION: $50

In memory of your son Adam. 1 year ago

Sharrmin Crockett

Sharrmin Crockett

DONATION: $10

#RUN4ADAM 1 year ago