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As a lot of you know, every year my family and a few of my friends walk in the Triad Annual Light the Night walk to help raise money and awareness for Leukemia and Lymphoma research.
This is my team’s 3rd year of walking in the Annual Triad Light the Night Walk!
Learn More About Leukemia Research and Light the Night! We are walking for a Cure for Leukemia, Help Support us!
We are walking in Memory of two very special people for the 2011 Light the Night Walk.
My bestfriend lost her wonderful mother,Robyn Mantilia-Timmes, to the battle of Leukemia in 2009 and we lost a family friend, Joe Hill, In March of 2011.
Last year my team of walkers included 7 people. We as a team were able to raise $1,045.00 for Light the Night to continue research for a cure!
Our Team Has walked two years in a Row.. this year being our third
Our Team Raised:
2010 = $1045.00
- 2011 = ???
If you have questions about donating to our walk or would like to donate items and become a sponsor for our raffle to raise money for the walk , or if you would like to join our walking team, please e-mail me at bigbearswife (at) hotmail (dot) com
Light The Night Walk is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s evening walk and fundraising event. It is the nation’s night to pay tribute and bring hope to thousands of people battling blood cancers and to commemorate loved ones lost.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) funds lifesaving research that has contributed to major advances in the treatment of blood cancers and treatments for other types of cancer, such as chemotherapy and stem cell transplants. These treatments have helped patients live better, longer lives. New targeted therapies that kill cancer cells without harming normal tissue are providing drugs and procedures that are improving quality of life.
Thank you to everyone that supported us and donated for the past two years!
A donation of $25 provides patients and their loved ones with FREE booklets that contain up-to-date information on their disease and help them make informed decisions about their treatment options.
A donation of $50 makes possible a Family Support group with a trained facilitator where comfort can be found and experiences can be shared among patients and family members.
A donation of $100 helps supply laboratory researchers with supplies and materials critical to carrying out their search for cures.
A donation of $1,000 makes possible one- on-one conversations with health care specialists who provide patients with information about their disease, treatment options, and helps prepare them with questions for their health care team.
Please make a donation to support my participation in the Light The Night Walk and help save lives. Be sure to check my Web site frequently to see my progress, and thanks for your support!