My Fundraising Page

My Fundraising Page
Oct 13, 2015

Welcome to my Light The Night Walk Fundraising Page

Welcome to my Light The Night Walk homepage. I am participating in this walk in honor of my father, Barry Blank, who has non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. Throughout the past year, I have learned of many others who have a friend or family member afflicted with blood cancer.

 

 

Light The Night Walk is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's annual fundraising walk to pay tribute and bring hope to people battling cancer. Hundreds of thousands of participants raise funds for lifesaving research and patient services.

For more than 60 years, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) has been solely focused on people with blood cancers. Presently, we have more than $250 million committed to research across the United States and in ten other countries. Every dollar is provided by concerned donors. We invest in the best, outcome based science:

Anywhere, with no geographic or institutional boundaries

Without profit incentive

To meet unmet Medicare needs of people with blood cancers

And LLS funded advances are helping patients beyond those for whom they were originally developed, including people with solid tumors and auto-immune diseases. In the past decade, nearly 50% (19 out of 39) of the cancer drugs approved by the FDA were approved as treatments for blood cancer patients. Twelve are already approved for people beyond those for whom they were first developed. With your help, we are saving lives.

A donation of $25 provides patients and their loved ones with FREE booklets that contain up-to-date information on their disease and help them make informed decisions about their treatment options.

A donation of $50 makes possible a Family Support group with a trained facilitator where comfort can be found and experiences can be shared among patients and family members.

A donation of $100 helps supply laboratory researchers with supplies and materials critical to carrying out their search for cures.

A donation of $1,000 makes possible one- on-one conversations with health care specialists who provide patients with information about their disease, treatment options, and helps prepare them with questions for their health care team.

Please make a donation to support my participation in the Light The Night Walk and help save lives. Be sure to check my Web site frequently to see my progress, and thanks for your support!

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Supporter Comments

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    "We will keep fighting and truly appreciate all of the love and support!"
     

    Barry and Shelly Blank

    Thu Oct 08 01:14:40 EDT 2015

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    "great cause sponsored by a caring loving person."
     

    edward forstein

    Sun Oct 25 09:24:59 EDT 2015

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    "Our donation is in honor of Barry Blank, a great father, father-in-law and grandfather (soon to be for a third time)."
     

    tHE BLANK FAMILY OF FORT WASHINGTON

    Wed Nov 04 09:08:00 EST 2015

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    "Thank you for your continued dedication to this important cause!"
     

    Ross Berkeley

    Fri Oct 23 01:50:55 EDT 2015

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    "Happy to give to this great cause in honor of my friend Barry Blank. We love you! "
     

    Blanca Cervantes

    Fri Oct 23 01:33:40 EDT 2015

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    "Hope and pray you hit your goal!"
     

    Richard James

    Tue Nov 03 12:06:13 EST 2015

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    "Great work, Eric, and great cause!Ch"
     

    Brad Vynalek

    Mon Apr 27 10:58:48 EDT 2015

My Fundraising Total

Raised: $3,532.74 | Goal: $10,000.00
 
35 %

My Team

 
Team Total: $3,580.00 | Goal: $15,000.00

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We are sorry donations are no longer being accepted for this participant for this event.

My Thanks To

edward forstein $1000.00
Barry and Shelly Blank $500.00
Richard James $250.00
Brad Vynalek $250.00
tHE BLANK FAMILY OF FORT ... $200.00
Leonard Stone $150.00
Timothy Medcoff $150.00
Miguel Cervantes $100.00
Anonymous $100.00
Anonymous $100.00
Michele Rothstein $100.00
Malcolm LaVergne $100.00
Ken Keating $100.00
Ross Berkeley $100.00
Blanca Cervantes $100.00
shelly strauss $100.00