Emily's Fundraising Page

Emily Faherty's ING New York Marthon Fundraising Page
Jun 13, 2011

Hello!


As most of you know, I've been committed to setting personal running goals for the past few years. First, it was a 5K every month with my sister Claire. Then, I started adding a few 5-milers here and there. This fall, I was planning on running in my first half-marathon and thought that would be a pretty significant accomplishment in itself. But a marathon?! Eh, maybe someday ...


That was until AOL offered a unique opportunity to its employees to join Team In Traning and run in the 2011 ING New York Marathon. It was just too good to pass up! And that's why I'll be "racing to save lives" on Sunday, November 6 through the streets of New York City.


Welcome to my Team In Training home page!


For the next six months, I'll be training for the marathon as a member of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Team In Training. All of us on Team In Training are raising funds to help stop leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin lymphoma and myeloma from taking more lives. I'll be running this marathon in honor of all individuals who have battled or are currently battling blood cancers, especially my good friend Sergio Morua-Martinez. I watched Sergio courageously battle Hodgkin's Lymphoma and cheered him on as he completed his first half-marathon through Team In Training in 2009. He will be a huge inspiration to me throughout this journey.


Please make a donation to support my participation in Team In Training and help advance LLS's mission.


And for all friends and family located in the tri-state area, I expect to see you cheering and shaking those cowbells on the sidelines on Sunday, November 6. C'mon, what else do you have to do?! I'll even let you take me out to eat after.


Thank you so much for visiting this page. Be sure to check back frequently to see my progress. And thanks again for your support!


Love,

Emily

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Supporter Comments

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    "Go, Em, Go!!!!! :-)"
     

    Chris, Jess, and Arden Murphy

    Wed Jun 01 11:35:45 EDT 2011

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    "O.K. Emily - We're looking forward to the bar fundraiser! Maureen"
     

    Maureen

    Sun Jun 12 09:00:51 EDT 2011

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    "James and I wish you long strides, tough muscles, and happy thoughts for the whole race!"
     

    Claire Rascoe

    Sat Jun 25 04:33:09 EDT 2011

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    "Good Luck Em! Can't wait to come cheer you on (and carb load)"
     

    Gillian White

    Wed Jul 06 12:20:52 EDT 2011

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    "Go, Emmy. We're always behind you!!"
     

    Barbara and Thomas Faherty

    Sun Jul 17 10:38:03 EDT 2011

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    "You my hero, boo."
     

    Erin Faherty

    Sun Aug 21 11:52:31 EDT 2011

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    "OVER $2000 :)"
     

    Maura Faherty

    Fri Sep 30 04:09:53 EDT 2011

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    "Good luck Em! It's awesome you're doing this! Love you!"
     

    Joy Polignano

    Thu Oct 13 08:01:47 EDT 2011

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    "Go Em!! Good luck! "
     

    Elizabeth Turco

    Sat Oct 15 02:29:44 EDT 2011

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    "I never pass on a chance to have my name sharpied on a body. never. Good luck!"
     

    Jenny Kazee

    Wed Oct 26 12:24:54 EDT 2011

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    "Good luck on your race Emily!"
     

    Megan Lipski

    Fri Oct 28 08:27:31 EDT 2011

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    "Good luck - it's a great cause Jim & Rita Dillon"
     

    Rita Dillon

    Wed Oct 19 08:27:17 EDT 2011

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    "Good Luck Emily. You will do amazing!"
     

    Michelle Wolstromer

    Mon Sep 19 02:17:54 EDT 2011

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    "Way to go, Emily! I'm impressed that you are doing this -- especially for such a good cause."
     

    Barbara Haley

    Wed Jul 06 01:45:59 EDT 2011

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    "Emily, a marathon? I'm impressed. Good luck!"
     

    Alison Haley

    Mon Jun 13 12:12:53 EDT 2011

My Fundraising Total

Raised: $3,201.00 | Goal: $3,700.00
 
87 %

My Team

 
Team Total: $71,617.40 | Goal: $100,000.00

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In Honor of

Sergio Morua-Martinez

My Thanks To

Joseph Miller $101.00
Barbara and Thomas Fahert... $100.00
Janice Faherty $100.00
Evan $100.00
Jason Hribar $75.00
Sarah King $60.00
Verizon $50.00
Megan Lipski $50.00
Clare Goggin $50.00
Rita Dillon $50.00
Kate Dillon $50.00
Mike Faherty $50.00
Linda Miller $50.00
Jill and Ron Voorhees $50.00
Mary Mason $50.00
Bridget Clammer $50.00
Caitlin Haley $50.00
Erin Faherty $50.00
Dennis Faherty $50.00
Elliott White $50.00
Julie Fleming $50.00
Jane Gervasio $50.00
Katie Faherty $50.00
Ariel Arcadipane $50.00
Bill & Amy McDevitt $50.00
Sergio Morua-Martinez $50.00
Kathy & Jeff Wiest $50.00
Kathy Lilly $50.00
Art & Elsie Dunne $50.00
Claire Rascoe $50.00
Gayle Faherty $50.00
Chris, Jess, and Arden Mu... $50.00
Sebastian Badali $25.00
Bristol Myers Squibb $25.00
Deborah Cortelyou $25.00
Christie Wiest $25.00
Taylor Voorhees $25.00
Aubrey N. Clark $25.00
Courtney Price $25.00
Jenny Kazee $25.00
Meghan Canning $25.00
Rebecca Bartuska $25.00
Samantha Brennan $25.00
Elizabeth Turco $25.00
Jay Cameron $25.00
Joy Polignano $25.00
Baupost Group, LLC $25.00
Maura Faherty $25.00
Kelly Sheehan $25.00
Jackie Gentile $25.00
Michelle Wolstromer $25.00
Caroline Curry $25.00
Jennifer Bogdan $25.00
Morgan Barth $25.00
Ryan Jannos $25.00
Sarah Buckley $25.00
Meredith Leonard $25.00
Mary Jane Sylvester $25.00
Samantha Hamill $25.00
Sandy Koschek $25.00
Drew Scarantino $25.00
Chase Walsh $25.00
Barbara Haley $25.00
Meaghan Petersack $25.00
Gillian White $25.00
Meg McSweeney $25.00
Mallory Gelert $25.00
Mary-Kate Figur $25.00
Lauren Carabelli $25.00
Alison Black $25.00
Alicia Staffa $25.00
Allyn Barth $25.00
Alison Haley $25.00
Ken Schlager $25.00
Maureen $25.00
Julianne Cameron $20.00
Meghan Lilly $20.00
John Cifelli $20.00
Tara Shashaty $15.00
Meaghan Jones $10.00
Caroline Madrak $5.00
Matt Zarzecki  
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