Marie O'Reilly via Crowdrise
May 09, 2013
BENEFITING: MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL
ORGANIZER: MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL
EVENT: 2013 Boston Marathon
EVENT DATE: Apr 15, 2013
Dear Friends & Family,
Please help me and my team at Mass General Hospital for Children fund research and resulting innovative treatments for children from all over who come to Mass Gen for treatment to cure their cancer.
Update to come on 6th Annual Fundraiser last night May 11th. HUGE Thanks to all of you! Still time to get in on action and buy raffle tickets for handmade quilt and iPod Shuffles -$10/ticket-specify which items). More detail to come soon. In meantime please see my FB page for more :http://https://www.facebook.com/Marie.O.Reilly.CelticaPrincessa
YOU can help now by clicking on "Donate" to purchase admission to our 6th Annual MGHfC Fundrasier Event Saturday's (May 11th) at the beautiful & historical "Cincinnati Observatory" in Mt. Lookout, Cincinnati (3489 Observatory Place, Cincinnati, Ohio 45208).
Doors open at 6:30 and event runs until 10 PM with Live Music, Silent auction raffle items, Telescope Tours and Dancing!
Note: Sorry but this year, there is STRICTLY NO door admission without prepurchase , due to catering and capacity planning. I hope you understand. Buy NOW, by clicking on "DONATE" and you are automatically on attendee list for donation per below per adult. Children under 16 free.
Prices are: $65 per person (children under 16 are free) or 2 for $120 , 3 for $180 or 4 for $235 (price breaks)
Admission includes 2 complimentary drinks with cash bar available after.
Raffle tickets sold for cash, check (made payable to "MGH Marathon Team") or honors system on credit card.
More details here:
Please join us and our cause, because one day with YOUR help, we will indeed cure childhood cancer for good. One Step at a Time!
Remember, it takes a village to raise a child and it takes the same to help cure and support a child and their family undergoing treatment. Help me please by donating any amount here, if you cannot attend on Saturday.
Our MGH Marathon Team: Our team of 110 run the 26.2 miles world famous marathon route every year to raise funds for this cause. We follow the other elite runners and our faster friends :-), with our slightly different goal...Our goal is to help kids currently undergoing treatment as well as to one day, find a cure for childhood cancer and kick it to the curb! ONE STEP AT A TIME!
Thank you for your kind help and stay tuned for upcoming events to raise money. Meanwhile, a donation today will go directly to MGHfC and is tax deductible where applicable tax codes dictate.
Let me know if you have any questions at all.
Thanks again/Go Raibh Maith Agat/Muchas Gracias/Merci Beaucoup/Grazie!
Background: The Mass General Marathon Team Fighting Kids' Cancer ... One Step at a Time was established in 1998 and has raised nearly $8 million in support of the Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at MassGeneral Hospital for Children. Thanks to the generous support of John Hancock Financial and other partners, we will continue to run until we find a cure … One Step at a Time.
Apply to run on our team today at http://give.massgeneral.org/marathon/join
Learn more about our cause at http://give.massgeneral.org/marathon/our-causes