Posts tagged with: Fundraiser
Our good friends Lisa and Bob Wilcher own Killer B Fitness in Santa Barbara. You may know Bob Wilcher from his...Read More >>
We did it!
That's right, we ALL DID IT!
In just six months since launching the "$200K for SMA" fundraising challenge, the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation and FightSMA -- and all of our wonderful supporters -- not only raised $200,000 for gene therapy research -- we blew it out of the water! With...Read More >>
A big night of fun, a silent auction, T-shirt sales, corporate sponsorships, Belay Teams, and the tallest peak in the Western Hemisphere climbed = a massively successful fundraiser!!! That's right, Jadon's Hope and their Climb4SMA campaign raised $45,753! Let me say it again -- $45,753!!!...Read More >>
The Howell's were one of the very first people to sign up for...Read More >>
Sweet baby Amanda is only 5 months old, but already her parents have taken the SMA bull by the horns. Not only did they fly from Panama to meet with multiple SMA experts and get their daughter the highest quality of care, but they have also taken on fundraising for SMA research. With the help of...Read More >>
We are so excited to be part of a Scentsy party. I've heard all about these awesome candles and now a good friend of my sister, Annalisa Barrett, is using her fundraising business, San Diego Scents, to donate 20% of each sale to SMA research. It is pretty simple. There will be parties taking place...Read More >>
We are honored and humbled to have been selected by the Grand National Roadster Show as one of only two charities that will benefit from proceeds of its unique auction. The auction features artwork created by the best pinstripers in the nation and it will be held at the Pinstripers Reunion on...Read More >>
Remember the awesomely creative Trike-A-Thon fundraiser put on by my two childhood friends? This got me all throat lumpy at just the idea -- I'm telling you, children helping children just does it to me -- and then to see the pictures, well I should just buy stock in Kleenex! What is so amazing...Read More >>
The Hope Calendar has been such a success! People love the beautiful images and have been so excited by the response -- making them a cinch to sell. We are now closing out this fantastic fundraiser and so it is the official LAST CALL to order your own. Click here to buy. And for all of those...Read More >>
We continue to be incredibly humbled by the dozens of people who have chosen to turn their special birthday into a fundraising opportunity for GSF. Some have done big things for milestone birthdays (like Julie's 40th and Mia's 30th), hosting parties at restaurants or bars and asking all their...Read More >>
We are so honored and excited to once again be partnering with the phenomenal Barb Zahn! I am sure you remember To Shave or Not To Shave in which the incredibly brave mom shaved her head in honor of her daughter's 1st birthday as a way of raising research funds and fighting SMA? Well, that was...Read More >>
Was Santa good to you this year? Did he bring you that awesome new iPhone you were wishing for? Was there a shiny new Canon digital camera under the tree? Did you find an Xbox Kinect in your stocking? New laptop? GPS device? That's awesome! You must have been a very good girl/boy this year and...Read More >>
Kristin and Tony Burks have incredible employers -- as in dream companies! Not only is Tony's boss climbing the highest peak in the Western and Southern Hemispheres to raise awareness and funding for SMA research, but Kristin's company, Nazdar, has consistently gone above and beyond as well. Their...Read More >>
Ava is an adorable long-haired sassy sweetheart. She has a big personality and she loves her Aunt Anna. And who can blame her -- Ava's Aunt Anna is awesome! Anna contacted us back in June wanting to participate in the "$200K for SMA" campaign. Anna has been a big supporter of all the different...Read More >>
You may remember this post about some of the creative fundraisers the Gooden family have organized over the last few months. And in that post I mentioned sweet Nora's awesome Aunt Tiffany was organizing "Nerds For Nora" -- a night of board gaming for a cure! Well it was a big success! Friends...Read More >>
The big End SMA bash at Zoolu! starts TODAY!!!! Between December 3rd and December 15th, Zoolu! will be donating 15% of ALL orders with the "ENDSMA" code!
Zoolu! is an online store that offers all the top name-brand gifts for babies, children and Mommies as well as a large selection of quality...Read More >>
It's that time of year! Holiday shopping is now in full swing! Don't let the chance to help end SMA pass you by. There are so many ways your purchases can help garner increased research funding and you can give really special gifts at the same time! We are really honored to partner with so many...Read More >>
Okay Team GSF, we need your help! You remember that GSF was selected as the sole recipient of this year's beautiful Hope Calendar? And I know many of you have already purchased one for yourselves (thank you!). Well, Hope Calendar photographer Debi Gomez was able to present a $10,000 check to last...Read More >>