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Rain, sleet, snow, and cold temperatures! Week 7 is done!

Phew! I won’t lie there was a small part of me that woke up this morning hoping that they were postponing the run today. The media likes to hype up storms, big and small, and while I don’t typically believe everything the meteorologists say I wasn’t looking forward to running in the snow and having it transition to freezing rain. 402 more words

Boston Marathon

A Letter from HLTN's Student Coordinator

Hi! My name is Mari, and I’m the 2014-2015 Student Coordinator here at Help Light The Night GJ.

Our mission is focused on decreasing dependence on kerosene as a source of light.  324 more words


Longest Distance

Today I reached a milestone, I hit the longest distance I’ve run to date since I have started running. I surpassed my previous distance of the Half Marathon from September, and felt so good while doing it. 238 more words

Boston Marathon

Run with Fred

I received a letter from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center today. My company matches charitable giving, and the organization that I chose to support two years ago is Fred Hutch. 236 more words


2015- 106 Days to go!

Happy New Year everybody! I’m not sure if I am more amazed that 2014 is over (it went by super quick) or that 2015 is actually here, and with it all the amazing things coming up in the next few months. 408 more words

Boston Marathon

Upping My Game For Dad

I’ve decided to raise my Pittsburgh Half Marathon fundraising goal to $2,000 for Team American Heart Association (AHA) which is in honor of my father.  My goal was the minimum to compete in the event.   560 more words

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Help Tigers For Tomorrow And Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary For Christmas


The two favorite animal sanctuaries me Nathan Young and Geek Alabama enjoys are Tigers for Tomorrow up in Etowah County, Alabama and Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary down in Locust Grove, Georgia.   626 more words

Christmas Season