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Monica Velez's Fundraiser:

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors NYC 2017

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Monica Velez

THE STORY:

I am the proud sister of Cpl. Jose A. Velez KIA in Fallujah, Iraq Nov 2004 and Spc. Andrew Velez died by suicide Sharona, Afghanistan July 2006. We are the Legacy of Roy Velez Jr. 

I will be running with Team TAPS as not only a survivor but to honor all of our Heroes.

TAPS has helped me through my grief journey with mentor support, grief seminars, and countless hours of love and support from so many at TAPS.


TRAGEDY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR SURVIVORS wrote -

Run with Team TAPS at the TCS New York City Marathon! Hundreds of people every year participate in Team TAPS events throughout the country to remember and honor our fallen service members--while raising funds and awareness to assist TAPS. Run with confidence that every dollar you fundraise goes quickly to provide help, hope, and healing to the families who are left behind.  If you are up for a challenge in both endurance and fundraising, have a caring heart, and would like to honor the memory of a fallen service member, then we would love to have you join Team TAPS at the TCS New York City Marathon!

Click here to learn more and to apply to be a Team TAPS runner.

The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) offers compassionate care to all those grieving the death of a loved one serving in our Armed Forces. Since 1994, TAPS has provided comfort and hope 24 hours a day, seven days a week through a national peer support network and connection to grief resources, all at no cost to surviving families and loved ones.   

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To This Fundraiser

$1,625

MONEY RAISED
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  • Hull-Porta Family

    $25

  • Rhone

    $50

  • Michelle Schmidt

     

  • Lynda

     

  • Erin Mutschler

    $50

  • Aldo Vidal Jr

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Natasha Valles

    $25

  • Hilary Martin

     

  • 24th street realty

    $1,000

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Jessica MORALES

    $50

  • Karin Jung

    $50

  • CJ and Cortney Fannin

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

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62% Raised of $2,620 Goal

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $18,485 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

Mary Bennett

Amount Raised

$3,825

 

96% Raised of $4,000 Goal

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Abbie Dawson

Amount Raised

$3,021

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Linda Ambard

Amount Raised

$2,620

 

100% Raised of $2,620 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Dominique Ferraro

Amount Raised

$2,554

 

96% Raised of $2,650 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Rainey Reed

Amount Raised

$1,980

 

66% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Monica Velez

Amount Raised

$1,625

 

62% Raised of $2,620 Goal

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Kelly McHugh-Stewart

Amount Raised

$1,460

 

56% Raised of $2,620 Goal

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Beth Finizio

Amount Raised

$1,325

 

44% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

For Monica who loved the Velez men then, and still. 2 months ago

CJ and Cortney Fannin

CJ and Cortney Fannin

DONATION: $25

2 months ago

Karin Jung

Karin Jung

DONATION: $50

#teamvelez 2 months ago

Jessica MORALES

Jessica MORALES

DONATION: $50

2 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

2 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

2 months ago

24th street realty

24th street realty

DONATION: $1,000

2 months ago

Hilary Martin

Hilary Martin

Velez brothers 2 months ago

Natasha Valles

Natasha Valles

DONATION: $25

2 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

Keep up the wonderful work 2 months ago