Cassandra's Fundraising Page

Cassandra's Fundraising Page
Dec 30, 2008 by Cassandra Bishop

Racing to Save Lives

Welcome to my Team In Training Homepage!



Although it does not show, I have already raised $1,220.00! I am half way there!



I'm training to participate in an endurance event as a member of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Team In Training. I will be running a 1/2 marathon (13.1 miles) in April 2009. All of us on Team In Training are raising funds to help stop leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin lymphoma and myeloma from taking more lives. I am completing this event in honor of my father, Eric Bennett, who was diagnosed with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia this past July. Fortunately, the leukemia was caught in its earliest stage and my father’s prognosis is good. But, we need a cure!





Let’s join together to help cure blood cancers! Let’s keep it from being a problem for anyone every again! Please make a donation to support my participation in Team In Training and help advance LLS's mission. My goal is to raise $2,400.00 by April 1, 2009. No donation is too big or too small and all donations are 100% tax deductable. Donate today and help save lives!



You can also visit my personal fundraising site at www.MYLLSFundraising.weebly.com . Thank you for your support!



Cassandra



On New Years Day, I received a phone call from one of my favorite people, Tina Legg. Her 20-year-old nephew, Daniel Hamilton, was just diagnosed with ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia). He is currently receiving chemo treatments and needs your thoughts and prayers.

Thirty five years ago, only 5% of children diagnosed with ALL survived. Today, 85% of children with ALL will LIVE thanks to the research funded by projects like Team In Training. Let's find a cure!



Comments



"Casse..I know you can do it girl!! Ric & Janeille my prayers are with you guys...ALWAYS! Casse: I love you and you're the best daughter ever! " Christina Jeffrey



"Good Luck!" Jennifer Brown



"Cassandra, Best of luck and hope the training and fund-raiser goes well. You have the greatest Dad in the world! Sherri" Sherri Brun



"Cassandra, There's no question about whether or not you have the heart and strength to accomplish this. Lisa, Kylee and I are behind you 100%. Our best to your Dad. We love you all!" Mark Johnson



"Hi Cutie, You are doing something special. Keep up the good work. Sorry I don't have more to donate. Myrtle and Neil " Neil Hiatt











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My Fundraising Total

Raised: $1,170.00 | Goal: $2,500.00
 
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