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For participating in GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon 2019

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Total raised
CA$9,382.63 Goal: CA$7,500.00

My Story…

When I finish writing this note to you, I will stand up and walk away from my computer. For many young adults with disabilities living at Nigel House, the act of standing and walking is no longer possible. Most residents use wheelchairs as a result of an accident or a diagnosis of some illness such as multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, or stroke.

Ron is a Nigel House resident who had a stroke in 2018. He has spent months training to walk again and reached a milestone recently when he took 45 steps. If Ron can train that hard to learn to walk again, I figure I can also.

So – in his honour and in support of all the residents at Nigel House – I am training to run the Victoria Goodlife Fitness Marathon.

I am writing to ask for your support. Please make a donation to support my run – every penny you give will go to the Nigel House campaign which will build a new home for people like Ron who call Nigel House home.

I will match all donations up to $5,000. Thank you!

Recent donors

Donation date Donor name Donation amount
Oct 12 Anonymous CA$3,000.00
Oct 10 Bonnie Campbell Hey Jennifer Girl - good luck on the Marathon!!! If it wasn't so early I'd get out of bed & cheer you on. Bonnie, Frank & Alison CA$1,069.14
Oct 10 Sharlene Smith I'll be cheering for you Jennifer! I admire you for tackling this. CA$107.72
Oct 09 Marie Zirk CA$54.31
Oct 09 Murray Coell Thank you Jennifer! CA$107.72
Oct 09 BakeSale Broadmead Thanks for the amazing treats! Well Done! CA$98.05
Oct 08 Anonymous CA$100.00
Oct 02 Grania and Michael Litwin What a wonderful idea.... Cheers to you Jen CA$115.96
Sep 26 Anonymous CA$500.00
Sep 26 Jennifer Jasechko Thank you to everyone who helped me go over my $2,000 goal. I have added my $2,000 to the total and will match any further donations up to $3,000. CA$2,000.00