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Ivan's Fundraise for Stroke Awareness

Team Fundraising Goal: $3,000.00

Total Number of Gifts: 26
Total Value of Gifts: $1,965.00

Recent Donors

Matt & Melissa Pevic

Goodbar Family

David Kolb

Yun Lee

Alexis Cruz

Song Family

Pete and Elizabeth Anderson

Don McDonough

James Killerlane


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Thanks to all donors for their generosity! 

We at National Stroke Association and the thousands of people we interact with every year offer our sincere thanks.

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2012 NYC Marathon Campaign

I am looking to raise general stroke awareness by running the NYC Marathon and raising funds for The National Stroke Association. The likelihood of having a stroke can be greatly minimized with improved insight into a preventative lifestyle and the recognition of early signs so as to receive immediate attention. This is a personal endeavor, many immediate family members have suffered from stroke. I have witnessed first hand how someone can be joyful and full of life one moment and left motionless and depressed, left dealing with the onset of its debilitating aftermath and lifelong physical re-training. When I realized that the National Stroke Association was seeking fundraisers for their NYC 2012 marathon team, I immediately sought to become a member - but it was too late. It wasn't until a couple of months had passed that an email notified me that additional spaces had been granted and that I was eligible. I feel fortunate that this opportunity to help raise funds has presented itself; and though terrified at the task of running a marathon, it will be dedicated to those who can't run due to stroke effects that will drive me to that finish line. I ask you to join me in this cause, this effort, and to donate whatever amount you see fit to bring stroke prevention to a broader level of understanding and one step closer to encouraging the next high risk individual to take actions to prevent a potential stroke. Thank you for your support and encouragement.

National Stroke Association is the only national non-profit which devotes 100% of its resources to stroke prevention, treatment and rehabilitation. Founded in 1984, National Stroke Association prides itself on creating groundbreaking stroke educational programs for both medical professionals and the public. Thank you for joining us to stop this devastating disease.

National Stroke Association’s mission is to reduce the incidence and impact of stroke by developing compelling education and programs focused on prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and support for all impacted by stroke. Thank you for joining us to try and stop this devastating disease.

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