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30 July 2020 @ 10:01 pm
And by impeccable, I mean completely peccable
27 June 2012 @ 01:47 pm
I'm a terrible fundraiser, I find it very awkward and uncomfortable. And yet I keep doing it, so bear with me!

This year I'm running as a member of the National Hospice Foundation's Run to Remember team. We're not running to cure anything, we're running to honor those that we've loved and lost and who were aided by hospice workers during their time of need.

Those who receive hospice care do not survive, it is up to those they left behind to celebrate their lives and help their memories live on. I am running the Marine Corps Marathon in memory of my mother-in-law. The world lost an amazing woman in Alice, she did so much for her friends and family during her life and I would like to, in any small way, give back a fraction of that care and concern to others in need. Running 26.2 miles is easy compared to how hard it is to have someone in hospice care and how hard the hospice staff works to provide compassionate care and support.

To follow marathon training runs (fascinating, I know), you can visit my blog: Rob Runs to Remember.

Or visit my personal donation page to learn more about the mission, Alice, and to donate.

Alice and I in 2007, they say men marry women who look like their moms, whaddya think?
And by impeccable, I mean completely peccable
14 October 2008 @ 02:45 pm
The Animal Rescue Site is awarding $100,000 in grants to eligible Petfinder member rescue organizations. The grand prize is a $25,000 grant. Just imagine how many animals we could help for $25,000!

The rescue organizations with the most votes will win. You can click to help animals at www.theanimalrescuesite.com, and then vote for your favorite participating shelter. Clicking and voting are free, with no registration required. You can vote once every day during the Challenge, which starts on September 29th.

Click here to vote. Under shelter name enter Mid Atlantic Great Dane Rescue (or something similar), select MD for state. Then vote every day!