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Team Release The Kraken will be back on the water, paddling against cancer on May 4th at the Upstate Dragon Boat Festival. We have a hefty goal … but we aim to be the team to beat!! Please consider a donation to help us reach our goal.
My personal goal is $2,000!
Our team goal is $20,000!!!
The event goal is $350,000!!!!
Why Dragon Boat - check out the "Dollars at Work" link on the Missions page. I support each of these programs, but the truth is I do this for a much deeper reason. Cancer is a very personal topic for me. Starting with losing my MaMa-Ree in 1999, and seemingly- year after year seeing cancer affect so many people that I know. It leaves me with a feeling of helplessness, and that feeling hit hard again in October of 2016. A dear friend was diagnosed with Stage 4 Colon, a friend that has been beside me at every Dragon Boat race from the beginning. We lost him last April, only weeks before Dragon Boat day. And we are even more fueled to do everything we can to make a differece. We have a saying in our little tightknit group …”It’s not about one of us, it’s about all of us”. Cancer is far reaching, and we will not let it win. Our fight is renewed … and we will make a difference - right here in Greenville!
Please know all donations are GREATLY appreciated … from $10 to $100 – every dollar counts and I thank you in advance for your consideration!! Paddles Up!!
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