Riding for Reid
Catch the Wave – Over 500 riders and 42 teams this year! Still time to Register. 2 days until Reid’s Ride – Sunday. July 19th!!
Where – Lynnfield to Stage Fort Park, Gloucester, Massachusetts.
How You Can Support Reid’s Ride –
- Buy a Raffle Ticket on Sunday– lots of prizes, including Red Sox Tickets and a ‘Basket of Wellness.’
- Come out to Stage Fort Park, overlooking beautiful Gloucester Harbor, and share your support on Sunday!
In memory – This year we dedicate the ‘Wellness Tent’ in honor and memory of Tina Ketchopulos, FOB and beloved friend, loved by many and missed by all who knew her. Tina first invited me to take part in this fundraiser in 2011, for which I am most grateful. Tina was a ‘daily breath of fresh air and sunshine,’ always smiling and ready to lend an ear or a hand, supporting many community events and charities.
‘Motivated by Love. Guided by Spirit.’ Why They Ride – to continue Reid’s Dream to end cancer.
- Every 7 minutes an AYA is diagnosed with cancer in the U.S.
- Cancer is the #1 disease related cause of death among AYA
- Clinical trials are one of the most important tools for bringing improved and new therapies to cancer patients, but there haven’t been enough clinical trials for AYA cancer patients to make any meaningful progress in survival rate.
You Can Make a Difference! Join the Wave!
Catch the Wave – Reid’s Ride
Cancer Programs for Adolescents and Young Adults – Through this funding, the Reid R. Sacco Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Program opened the first of its kind in New England – Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) cancer program and clinic at Tufts Medical Center and at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, providing directed care and treatment to AYA cancer patients.
For more info – http://www.cancerinyoungadults.org.
~ Remembering those we’ve lost. Honoring and supporting those in treatment.
Commemorating survivors. With Gratitude. ~
May your generous ‘gifts of abundance’ return 10-fold, and may these gifts of abundance be used to help many.
~ Karen Pischke, BSN, RN
Karen Pischke B.S.N., R.N. Owner/Founder of Dreamtime Wellness™ Promoting Optimal Wellness for Body, Mind & Spirit www.DreamtimeWellness.com. Find us on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dreamtime-Wellness-/348619611849199
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