This past Saturday was our Great Strides Walk for a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis and it was AWESOME!! The grass was wet, but it didn't rain at all the whole walk:) YEA!! As you can see above, I got a lot of great pics:) I think I already know which ones I'm going to use for the commercial for next year;-) LOL :)
Once again, I just wanted to thank all of our sponsors who truly made the day a success...
The Daily Record
Ida Sue School for the Pavilion
BIG Thank You to my fellow Kohl's Associates for helping out by handing out t-shirts, tickets, food, and for walking:)...
I want to thank my AWESOME neighbors who came out to support us again this year and for their awesome donations too:)...
Carrie and Gideon
Rachel, Brayden, & Jordan
Sean & Mike
Thank you Amy K, Oma & Opa, Sean & Michelle, Steph & Greg, Danielle & Steve, Deb, and Kevin & Jess for all your collected donations and support!! It really means a lot!!
Thank you Opa for walking and Oma for babysitting Lil' Chris and Ayla at home because of the risk of cross-contamination.
Thank you to all our raffle donors and especially Stacy A. from Kohl's who put together about 5 baskets of Bath and Body Works products and Amy for donating the product:)
Thank you Pro skate boarder, Doug Brown, for donating an autographed poster. That was awesome and one of the lil' CFers, Jack, won it:)
BIG thank you to Erica and her husband for all the hard work of set up and tear down and making everything go smoothly:) You guys rock!!
Thank you to ALL who came out to support Cystic Fibrosis!! We had about 70-75 people and raised about $7,500 and by the end of Summer we should be at about $15,000!!! This is up from $13,000 last year:) WooHoo!!!!!!
Special thanks to my sister D and my SIL Steph for leading a Great Strides team for "A Cure 4 Lil' Chris" in their states!!! You guys raised a ton of money, you and your donors are SUPER AWESOME!!
Our walks would not have been a success without all of you guys!! THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU TO ALL WHO WALKED, DONATED MONEY/RAFFLE PRIZES, SPONSORED, AND ALL WHO DONATED ONLINE OR SENT CHECKS IN!!! WE THANK YOU FROM THE BOTTOM OF OUR HEARTS!!! WE CAN'T THANK YOU ALL ENOUGH!!
For those who didn't get a chance to donate yet, but would like to...click this link http://www.cff.org/Great_Strides/LilChrisChris6765 we will be collecting donations for this years walk until the end of the Summer:)
PS. As for an update on Lil' Chris... he is doing GREAT!! Praise God he did not end up with a bad cough after that last cold he had!! YEA!!!