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3 Beauties and the Beasts

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THE STORY:

The Crucible

Imagine a group of 100 people tackling the Pennsylvania Laurel Highlands Trail for a 3-day, 70+ mile extreme hike with a full gear pack - and the adventure in The Crucible begins. This 3-day extreme journey through some of Pennsylvania's most spectacular scenery is not for the feint of heart, but your life won't be the same after you've participated in The Crucible. It's a journey of passion, determination and personal triumph, as much as it's an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of local veterans who are in need of housing and employment services.

 

The 70-mile hiking trail stretches along the picturesque Laurel Mountains from the Conemaugh Gorge near Johnstown, PA where you can hike along a rocky footpath and dirt road through mountain laurel to the edge of a 1,000-foot gorge at 2,400 feet to the Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle - located at the southern reaches of the Laurel Ridge, encompassing rugged natural beauty providing some of the best whitewater in the eastern United States, as well as spectacular scenery.

 

The Crucible hikers will have access to overnight shelter areas with food, medical attention and plenty of campfires and stories - where new friendships will be forged. The physical and mental challenges associated with the 3-day event mirror the timeless military credo – “we’re all together on this”.

 

HOW TO DONATE:

Proceeds will benefit Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania.

Online: Click the orange "Donate" button and select the team and individual you want to help in their fundraising efforts.

Mail: If you prefer to mail a check, please be follow the instructions below:

Write check to: Veterans Leadership Program

Mail to: Veterans Leadership Program 

                 ATTN: The Crucible

                 2934 Smallman Street

                 Pittsburgh, PA 15201

                 Memo: Name of individual 

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To This Fundraiser

$1,070

MONEY RAISED
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  • Nick & Jenny

    $100

  • Bonnie Pendas

    $50

  • Tommy, Haylee, and Caroline

    $100

  • Rita, Bud, Tony and Mary

    $200

  • Joan, Eileen, Liz, and Janet

     

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Michael Fischietto

    $50

  • Megan & is a Chris

    $100

  • Bud and Nancy Russell

    $200

  • Chevron Match

    $100

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107% Raised of $1,000 Goal

The Team: $13,416 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Mario Panucci

Amount Raised

$3,571

 

357% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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John Johnson

Amount Raised

$2,295

 

918% Raised of $250 Goal

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Chris Kramer

Amount Raised

$2,000

 

800% Raised of $250 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Jimmy Wimberg

Amount Raised

$1,790

 

716% Raised of $250 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Sara Wilson

Amount Raised

$1,170

 

468% Raised of $250 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Nick Fischietto

Amount Raised

$1,070

 

107% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Kyle Koliba

Amount Raised

$585

 

146% Raised of $400 Goal

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Colette Phair

Amount Raised

$575

 

230% Raised of $250 Goal

Donor Comments

Chevron Match

Chevron Match

DONATION: $100

2 weeks ago

Bud and Nancy Russell

Bud and Nancy Russell

DONATION: $200

In honor of George Tress, Army Veteran 1943-46 Pacific Theater. 3 weeks ago

Megan & is a Chris

Megan & is a Chris

DONATION: $100

3 weeks ago

Michael Fischietto

Michael Fischietto

DONATION: $50

3 weeks ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

3 weeks ago

Rita, Bud, Tony and Mary

Rita, Bud, Tony and Mary

DONATION: $200

2 months ago

Tommy, Haylee, and Caroline

Tommy, Haylee, and Caroline

DONATION: $100

2 months ago

Bonnie Pendas

Bonnie Pendas

DONATION: $50

2 months ago

Nick & Jenny

Nick & Jenny

DONATION: $100

2 months ago