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2013 LA Marathon: Team Courage

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EVENT: ASICS LA Marathon 2013

EVENT DATE: Mar 17, 2013

Frank Diaz



Our team is running to help put an end to discrimination against LGBT Americans.

Last year, our first year as an official charity of the LA Marathon, we had 44 people on the team and we raised  nearly $45,000.  This year, with a little later start and with twenty runners, we have set our sights on an ambitious goal of $30,000, or $1500 per runner.  Join us!  Run the race or be a fundraising member of the team and cheer us on!  Make a donation right on this page. The team is training and everyone is excited to run on March 17.  You can encourage everyone with a generous donation.

This is the civil-rights cause of our generation, and we are running to raise money to educate the public. The Courage Campaign Institute works to use public education, strategic research and training to help create a more equal society and defend and extend human and civil rights.

Your tax-deductible donation will help the Courage Campaign Institute keep up the fight to move opinion and to keep people informed about the personal consequences of discrimination.  We are training young leaders, and we are publicizing stories that change hearts.  As the struggle for fairness works its way through the courts of law, we need to keep up the work in the court of public opinion.  This helps create an environment that is safer for kids and families.  That's what your donation will do!

Join as a runner and raise $1500.  Or, join the team as a supporter by making a donation today!  Help a runner reach the finish line.  Let the team know that they have your support as they try to cover 26.2 miles on March 17, 2103.  And, if you are in Los Angeles, come out to the course on race day and cheer the runners!

The Team: $22,286 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Del Ray Zimmerman

Amount Raised



170% Raised of $2,500 Goal

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Eric Paquette

Amount Raised



53% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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Dao Doan

Amount Raised



101% Raised of $2,000 Goal

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John Kephart III

Amount Raised



92% Raised of $2,000 Goal

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Eddie Kurtz

Amount Raised



122% Raised of $1,500 Goal

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Dena Leibman

Amount Raised


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Alex Kennedy

Amount Raised



104% Raised of $1,500 Goal

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Aj Beedie

Amount Raised



102% Raised of $1,500 Goal

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