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Me with my mom Summer 2011

Me with my mom Summer 2011

I have signed up to be a “ghost member” of a friend’s (Mandie Doak, a co-worker from Illeshiem Germany, now living in Kansas) Relay For Life team. While I won’t be able to attend the event, I will be helping Mandie’s team reach their fundraising goal of $5,000. My personal goal is $200, but I’m hoping to raise WAY MORE! Please help by donating on my page (see link below) or join a Relay For Life team in your local area or as a “Ghost Member” of a friend’s team like me!

Why I’m Participating
I am participating because my life has been heavily effected by Cancer. My mother, Dorothea Ramirez, passed away on July 23, 2014 from gallbladder cancer, and my mother-in-law, Bonnie Mann, is currently undergoing treatment for cancer. While I am unable to attend the actual RFL event, I want to still be active in the fight against cancer and I want to help raise money to help find a cure and help families like mine who are fighting this disease.

Together, we can finish the fight!

My personal page, where you can donate to Relay for Life (American Cancer Society):

**Update: In less than 24 hours I reached my goal of $200, now my goal is $400! Thank you! Keep donating!

***Update pt 2: I’ve reached my goal of $400, and now my new goal is $500! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! This is so awesome.

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