Welcome to our Team's Homepage
Nov 19, 2010
Racing to Save Lives
Welcome to Team Harris' home page.
Lewis & I are training for our first marathon, The Carlsbad Half-Marathon as members 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. We are completing this event in honor of all individuals who are battling blood cancers. These people are the real heroes on our team, and we need your support to cross the ultimate finish line - a cure!
The Power of Your Contribution:
$750.00~Provides a leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma patient with financial aid to support medical treatment and to travel to medical appointments for one year.
$500.00~ Allows (10) patients to logon to a webcast and hear the latest information in treatment for their disease.
$250.00~ Provides a Family Support Group for one year
$150.00~ Will train (6) survivors to make First Connections with a newly diagnosed patient
$100.00~ Helps supply laboratory researchers with supplies and materials critical to carrying out their search for cures
$75.00~ Average cost of tissue typing to become a bone marrow donor
$50.00~ The cost of a co-payment for a CT scan
$40.00~ Will educate (4) school employees on how to ease the transition back to school for a child with cancer
$35.00~ Will purchase (12) Charlie Brown DVDs to explain cancer to pediatric patients
$25.00~ Covers a single prescription co-payment
$5.00~ The cost of sending a newly diagnosed patient a packet which includes information about their specific disease and support
Please make a donation to support my team's participation in Team In Training and help advance LLS's mission of finding a cure for blood cancers.
We hope you will visit my web site often. Be sure to check back frequently to see our progress. Thanks for your support!
Also check out our other fundraising site: Additional fundraisers