Over the next several months, I will be spending many, many, many hours in training (By the time the walk starts, I will have logged enough miles to take me from Phoenix to my hometown of Houston!
I have committed to raising $2,200 to participate in this walk. Please consider making a fully tax-deductible donation to help me achieve this goal. I’ll be doing all the walking...all you need to do is follow this link to my fundraising headquarters to submit your contribution.
You may know someone who has been affected by breast cancer and I would be proud to walk in her honor as well. Please feel free to send me an email or leave a comment with their name. I will create a ribbon just for them and attach it to my backpack.Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death for all women, and the leading cause of death in women between the ages of 40 and 55. Both its cause and the means for its cure remain undiscovered. I’m taking on this challenge to do something big that will help raise awareness and help in finding a cure.
Thank you for taking the time to read my blog. I hope that you’ll share in this incredible adventure with me. Please leave comments or email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions.
Sunday, August 3, 2008
Training Walk Leader Gear
I finally got my Training Walk Leader orange bandanna and purple pin in the mail this week. You are supposed to get it after you lead two training walks but I didn't know I was supposed to specifically ask for it. I thought after I turned in two sets of sign-in sheets they would realize I did my two walks but it didn't work like that. I think I've lead 5 or 6 walks so far. I emailed the coordinator and told her I did my two walks and she mailed my stuff.