Posts tagged with: Sponsor-a-mile
When it was all said and done, we drove 4,816 miles round trip in an RV from Santa Barbara, CA to Vicksburg, MS and back. We had a blast, blew through a ton of diesel gas, and are very proud of all that was accomplished through our Sponsor-A-Mile awareness and fundraising campaign for SMA. We ended... Read More >>
Thank you KEYT-3 (ABC), Santa Barbara, CA and Mike Klan for featuring Gwendolyn, SMA, Sponsor-A-Mile, and the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation on your special "In Focus" Sunday night program. We appreciate your support! Twelve minutes about SMA -- awesome!
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We're home and the old adage is true, there is no place like home (a full size shower feels like such a luxury). But, we are also sad to see this trip come to an end. While we knew this journey was going to be special, it has been more than we could have ever imagined. We have had experiences...Read More >>
We've found doing anything outside of our home with Gwendolyn to be challenging. Her machines, the power issues, being outside of our comfort zone, having no night nurse, the change in schedule, exposure to viruses, the added stress, etc. But, we also know how much Gwendolyn enjoys getting out...Read More >>
Thank you Gabriel Saldana and Valley Morning Star for helping us raise much needed awareness about Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), the leading genetic killer of young children.
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Thank you to the Island Breeze for running a story on SMA and Sponsor-A-Mile! We appreciate it.
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Read our second guest blog post on Care2.com. Click here to read the blog post. Read More >>
We had an absolute blast in South Padre Island, Texas with our family...and seeing Gwendolyn so utterly content made it all the more special...very, very special and memorable for all of us. Just being with family and seeing Gwendolyn surrounded by so many people who love her was enormously...Read More >>
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Thank you again Palestine Herald-Press and Cheril Vernon for another wonderful article! We are so glad you featured the thoughtful deed by your newly elected mayor. Harry can't stop talking about it!!! And as "Honorary Citizens," Mayor Herrington gets our vote for re-election!
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Care2.com, one of our corporate sponsors for Sponsor-A-Mile, has been so unbelievably supportive and encouraging of all of our cause efforts. This week they asked us to guest blog on their Care2 community. Not only did they post our blog post, but they featured it on their homepage as their... Read More >>
We received the most heartwarming email from our blog friend Lisa about the wonderful gesture her darling children created to benefit the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation. The Prokopetz family live in Canada and July 1st is Canada Day. As part of their celebration, sweet Matthew and Sidney asked their...Read More >>