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"Wheelchair for a Day" 2012

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Erik Aude via Crowdrise
April 27, 2012

I spent years in a wheelchair after I was hit by a bus.I take this challenge in support of people with disabilities in our LA community!  See more

BENEFITING: NEXTSTEP

ORGANIZER: NEXTSTEP

EVENT: Wheelchair for a Day

Erik Aude

THE STORY:

NEXTSTEP wrote -

NextStep Presents "Wheelchair for a Day" Challenge May 2012

NextStep’s first annual Wheelchair for a Day Challenge (WFD) is a nationwide campaign to raise awareness about the daily challenges of living with paralysis. The goal is to raise funding to help build additional NextStep Fitness facilities across the United States. This month-long event will take place in May 2012 in conjunction with National Physical Fitness & Sports Month.

WFD challenges you to spend one day in a wheelchair.

Accept the challenge and help take NextStep to new heights. Be a part of our ground breaking campaign that will better the lives of the 6 Million people living with paralysis in the United States.  

You can participate any day in May. What you do is up to you. We want you to challenge yourself but have fun! This will be an experience you will cherish for a life time and one you will never forget! ...And we won't forget you!  

6 EASY STEPS

  1. Accept the challenge
  2. Join the Team - create your CrowdRise page and share it with your friends and family.
  3. Sign this waiver so we know you're participating - once you've signed it, email it to: management@nextstepfitness.org
  4. Download the WFD for DUMMIES Guide at www.wheelchairforaday.org
  5. Find a Wheelchair, NextStep can help, just email us!
  6. Spend a day in a wheelchair!! Share and post your video, pics, and stories to NextStep's social media pages: #wheelchairforaday
    Facebook
    , Twitter, Flickr

**Please visit www.wheelchairforaday.org  to find all the tools you need to organize your fundraising and awareness campaign

As one of the 6 Million people living with paralysis in the United States, I would like to personally thank you for accepting the NextStep "Wheelchair for a Day" Challenge.

Thank you and Good Luck!

Janne

President and Founder, NextStep

**Raise at least $100 and email us about it and you'll win a NEXTSTEP Wheelchair for a Day T-Shirt!

**If you have any additional questions or need help finding a wheelchair, we are here to help. Please email us at management@nextstepfitness.org

The Team: $87,451 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Dick Hillenbrand

Amount Raised

$13,805

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Emma Weare

Amount Raised

$9,370

Fundraiser Title

NEXTSTEP

Amount Raised

$6,965

 

1% Raised of $1,000,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Lauren Forbes

Amount Raised

$6,430

Fundraiser Title

Brian McFayden

Amount Raised

$5,050

 

101% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Steve Baczko

Amount Raised

$4,443

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Regena Thomashauer

Amount Raised

$4,075

Fundraiser Title

Tobin Flavin

Amount Raised

$3,350

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