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National Braille Press 2017 Blindfold Challenge

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BENEFITING: National Braille Press, Inc.

EVENT: Blindfold Challenge 2017

EVENT DATE: Apr 15, 2017

THE STORY:

The Blindfold Challenge is a unique opportunity to run a 5K blindfolded with the help of a sighted guide to show solidarity with individuals who are visually impaired.

 

Athletes take the challenge to demonstrate that with the right supports and training, individuals who are blind can accomplish great things. The tether and guide mirror the way athletes who are blind train and run, and illustrate the ways that individuals with vision loss use technology and other supports to live full and active lives.

 

Blindfold Challenge teams commit to raising at least $1,000. Funds raised support Massachusetts organizations that provide rehabilitation, education and technology for individuals who are blind or visually impaired.

 

In 2017, we are honored to once again be part of the B.A.A. 5K, taking place on Saturday, April 15th, in downtown Boston. Show your solidarity and experience the thrill of the challenge. Join today or donate to one of our runners. We guarantee the Blindfold Challenge will change the way you see things.

 

A non-profit braille publisher, National Braille Press promotes literacy for blind children through outreach programs and provides access to information by producing materials in braille for blind children and adults.

 

National Braille Press is the premier braille publisher in the US that specializes in producing original braille works written by blind authors expressly for blind people. NBP’s Center for Braille Innovation is providing access to information through more efficient braille production and the development of e-braille technologies.

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To This Fundraiser

$8,568

MONEY RAISED
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  • Jack Curtis

    $100

  • Tom Langan

    $100

  • Janice Crosbie

    $25

  • Mom and Dad

    $250

  • Walter and Mary Cullen

    $100

  • "StayW/MeNowCooners!"

    $25

  • Christine Booth

    $100

  • Baker

    $25

  • Jolen

    $25

  • Sue and John

    $25

  • Susan & Chuck Schroeder

    $25

  • Kathie Trantham

    $50

  • Dale

    $25

  • Theo

     

  • Janet& John Zeevalk

     

  • Karen and John

    $25

  • Caitlin Toomey

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $15

  • Jeff

    $25

  • Bill & Bonnie Estey

     

  • Kyle Brasseur

    $50

  • Mark & Elaine

    $100

  • Sue Dalpra

     

  • Mrs Racine

    $10

  • MOOKA MURPH

    $100

  • Elizabeth Kent

    $30

  • Elizabeth Bouvier

    $20

  • Susan Smeke

    $50

  • Gerri & Al

     

  • District 33k Mid-Winter

    $118

  • Maggie Poyant

    $40

  • Charlene Mehegan

    $50

  • Brad & Denice Hathaway

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Kara Peters

    $50

  • Whitney Mooney

    $20

  • Sarah Connors

    $25

  • Chris Cavallerano

    $50

  • The Gross Gang

    $250

  • The Maley Family

     

  • Madilyn & Family

     

  • Race Around Waltham Series

    $50

  • Grace LaPointe

    $100

  • Cynthia McCanna

    $100

  • Joyce Hogan

    $25

  • The Myers family

    $50

  • Ron Gruno

    $100

  • Jean Guy

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Elizabeth Kent

    $30

  • Phyllis N.

     

  • Elaine Hall

    $50

  • John Slusarski

    $100

  • Brian, Becca, Sarah, & Josh Hall

    $25

  • Brandy Wentworth

    $50

  • Cheryl Gearhart

    $50

  • Joe Quintanilla

    $20

  • Chris Pine

    $50

  • Janet Charest

    $100

  • Christie, Lee & Grace Rohde

    $100

  • Wilcox Family

    $50

  • Lindsay Yazzolino

    $20

  • Lynne Pratt

    $25

  • Linh Pham

    $20

  • Franklin Lions

    $450

  • The Marrese Family

    $25

  • Cary & Jess Fitzgerald

    $50

  • Dolores Czyzycki

    $1,000

  • Kevin and Meg Dolan

    $100

  • Taylor Welch

    $100

  • Lori MacKenzie

    $25

  • Mathew Czyzycki

    $100

  • David Atallah

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • Anonymous

     

  • John Connelly

    $20

  • Charles Hopkins

    $40

  • David Ticchi

    $90

  • Gene & Nancy Charon

    $50

  • Robert Krupa

    $25

  • Mark & Donna Jacintho

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $500

  • Mike & Leanne

    $100

  • Brian MacDonald

    $25

  • Melissa Bussard

    $25

  • Ed & Bec LaForge

    $175

  • Harry

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Pat Czyzycki

    $100

  • Andrea Dacey

    $50

  • Doug Curren

    $100

  • Donna DeOrio

    $25

  • Wrentham Lions Club

    $500

  • Holliston Lions Club

    $100

  • Eddie Lee

    $30

  • Hopkinton Lions Club

    $30

  • Blackstone Lions Club

    $30

  • Deborah J Hastings

    $25

  • Quincy Lions Club

    $150

  • Medfield Lions Club

    $50

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107% Raised of $8,000 Goal

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $8,568 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Erin Connors

Amount Raised

$1,720

 

172% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Kristine Shanahan

Amount Raised

$1,633

 

163% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Elyse Doherty

Amount Raised

$1,470

 

147% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

tara and Joe gearhart

Amount Raised

$1,175

 

94% Raised of $1,250 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Noelle and Joel Spinale

Amount Raised

$1,100

 

110% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Susan Rawley

Amount Raised

$775

 

78% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Joe Quintanilla

Amount Raised

$695

 

70% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Quinlan McGaugh

Amount Raised

$0

 

0% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Quincy Lions Club

Quincy Lions Club

DONATION: $150

1 week ago

Medfield Lions Club

Medfield Lions Club

DONATION: $50

1 week ago

Deborah J Hastings

Deborah J Hastings

DONATION: $25

4 weeks ago

Wrentham Lions Club

Wrentham Lions Club

DONATION: $500

4 weeks ago

Holliston Lions Club

Holliston Lions Club

DONATION: $100

4 weeks ago

Eddie Lee

Eddie Lee

DONATION: $30

4 weeks ago

Hopkinton Lions Club

Hopkinton Lions Club

DONATION: $30

4 weeks ago

Blackstone Lions Club

Blackstone Lions Club

DONATION: $30

4 weeks ago

Donna DeOrio

Donna DeOrio

DONATION: $25

1 month ago

Doug Curren

Doug Curren

DONATION: $100

1 month ago