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RACE DAY TOMORROW
October 27, 2017

Tomorrow I embark on my first half marathon with 115% of my fundraising goal made! I cannot tell you all how encouraging that is to me! This  See more

BENEFITING: Children's Hospital

EVENT: 2017 Jazz Half Marathon & 5K

EVENT DATE: Oct 28, 2017

Megan Dawson

THE STORY:

I've been wanting to run a half-marathon for a while, now. When I started looking for races and setting my personal goals, it became very apparent to me that I need a reason run- a cause that I'm physically helping to push me through the question, "why did I sign up for this?!" When I found the Jazz Half, I found just that- the cause to purpose my path... my long, 13.1 mile path. Even when I feel that it isn't well with my soles, I can know that it is well with my soul because I will be running every step to stomp childhood cancer. Where I'm not skilled to be the scientist that will create the cure nor the nurse that can handle needles, I can certainly do my part to help fund research and hospitals that help. I can run. Aside from my personal running goals I also have a goal that I would like to raise for the Children's Hospital New Orleans, which specializes in treating children with cancer. Here's a little bit about the facility: "In 1955, Children's Hospital was dedicated as a 50-bed facility, designed to serve primarily polio victims and physically handicapped children. Today, Children's Hospital New Orleans is a 247-bed medical center serving the entire Gulf South region and caring for children from birth to twenty-one years. Our hospital is Louisiana’s only free-standing, acute care general pediatric hospital, and we maintain a policy of never turning away a child who needs the care we offer." I hope you choose to partner with me whether it be through donating money, prayers, or encouragement. Here's to the lucky 13 (point one).

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To This Fundraiser

$1,150

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Elizabeth Raymond

    $50

  • Tracie Bullock

    $50

  • Wesley

    $100

  • Cross Gates Family Fitness

    $100

  • Cathy Bond

    $150

  • Dustin Young

     

  • Karen Socher

    $25

  • Mark Miller

    $50

  • Tarrer Farms LLC

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Russell

    $50

  • The Dawson's

    $100

  • Dustin Young

     

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Chris & Keri

    $50

  • Andrea Peacock

    $25

  • Sullivan, Fisher, Reef and Wilder

    $25

  • Kristie King

    $25

  • Laura Sencabaugh

    $25

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115% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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The Team: $1,150 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Donor Comments

Laura Sencabaugh

Laura Sencabaugh

DONATION: $25

Run like a Girl! 4 months ago

Kristie King

Kristie King

DONATION: $25

With Love and Prayers 4 months ago

Sullivan, Fisher, Reef and Wilder

Sullivan, Fisher, Reef and Wilder

DONATION: $25

4 months ago

Andrea Peacock

Andrea Peacock

DONATION: $25

4 months ago

Chris & Keri

Chris & Keri

DONATION: $50

😘God goes before 💕His word says we will finish this race 💕💕💕Your amazing and every step God is with you 4 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

4 months ago

Dustin Young

Dustin Young

4 months ago

The Dawson's

The Dawson's

DONATION: $100

In Memory of Fran Cochran 4 months ago

Russell

Russell

DONATION: $50

4 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

4 months ago