Tag: charity

MS Sucks. Don’t you agree?
For the past few years I’ve been raising money for the fight against Multiple Sclerosis. It’s a crazy, miserable, underfunded disease that currently has no known cause and no known cure. The body turns on itself and attacks connections in the brain and spinal cord, causing disability all over the body. It is an unpredictable dis ...
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Friday Night: We Will Rock CF
Tomorrow night there will be a big to-do in Conchy. It’s called We Will Rock CF and it’s a fabulously worthy event to raise money for the fight against Cystic Fibrosis. This is the 5th year of the event and it continues to get bigger and better. This year’s theme is the Olympics so prepared to enjoy games, prizes, raffles, and p ...
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November Facebook Image & the fight against MS
This year has been more crazy and wonderful than I ever could have imagined. I started the year off running my very first marathon. I had spent countless hours in training, vowing to never put myself through such misery again. But then I crossed that finish line and it was the most euphoric feeling in the world. I got the bug. ...
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I Ran the Disneyworld Marathon to Stop MS
People run marathons all the time. I know this and yet the process felt so personal. Perhaps it’s because all of the training is solo and because I do it all for me.  I’m not competing against anyone but myself. Working up to the race took hours upon hours of running, logging over 1000 miles last year in anticipation for my ...
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Do Something Awesome Sunday!
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday…  Did you know about the Sunday event that combines all of them?  Yes, Donate-to-charity-via-a-small-business-through-the-magic-of-your-computer-and-get-an-awesome-deal-in-the-process Sunday!  Catchy, huh?You may know that I've been doing a whole lot of running late ...
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I Run to Stop Multiple Sclerosis
Last year I ran to help stop Multiple Sclerosis. It was a truly emotional and gratifying experience which is why I’m doing it again this year. I've been training for the last few months to run two half marathons this year and my very first full marathon in January. I'm doing it to raise money for the prevention, treatment, and c ...
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I Ran to Stop MS
Yesterday I ran the first race of my life – Philadelphia's half marathon. It was completely exhilarating. The crowds were awesome and my mix totally kept me going. I was singing (or at least mouthing the words) through most of the run. The end result is one small blister and a whole lotta pride. I can't wait to do it again. M ...
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Ending MS would be pretty freaking awesome!
I'm running this Sunday morning. Far. 13.1 miles - Philadelphia's half marathon. And I'm doing it to raise money for the research, prevention, treatment, and cure of Multiple Sclerosis.Please help me in stopping MS. It means so much. I appreciate all of the support I've already received and have raised about $2000 in the last ...
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I Eat to Stop MS
On November 21st I'll be running to stop multiple sclerosis. Tomorrow, October 20th, I'll be eating to stop MS. Now who can't get behind that?Come out to Iron Hill in Media, PA and join me. Iron Hill in Media has a Give 20 program where they donate 20% of their food sales from one night to a certain organization. On October 20t ...
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I Run to Stop MS
I've been training for the last few months to run my first half marathon next month. 13.1 miles and I'm doing it to raise money for the prevention, treatment, and cure of MS.Multiple sclerosis isn't fatal. A diagnosis doesn't mean it's time to run through a bucket list. But what it lacks in fatality it makes up for in disability an ...
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