Strength for the Climb

My blog is a personal journey of the blessings I have been entrusted with and the strength I have been given to make the climb. I invite you to follow along as I write about faith, family, and Down syndrome.

Jogging for Jack 2015

It's that time again...for you to join our JOGGING for JACK team and celebrate the positive impact Jack has had on our lives, Gigi's Playhouse, Jack's Basket, and people with Down syndrome by participating in Cody's Dash which includes a 5K, 1 mile, and Kids Dash on May 30th!  Will you be there?  Check out how last year's event went by reading the blog post, "I loved today!" We would LOVE to have you join us (again) this year!  I promise you, you will have a blast! 

Whether you're planning to run, walk, or just enjoy the day: you can help us start raising funds for a very important cause!  Here are some of the details:

 

The race is at Burnes Park and the address is:

301 2nd Street N.

Hopkins, MN 55343

Team Name: Jogging for Jack

Our 2014 Jogging for Jack team!  We love you all and so thankful for you!

Our 2014 Jogging for Jack team!  We love you all and so thankful for you!

 

The homepage for Jogging for Jack is where you can REGISTER:

http://gigisplayhouse.donorpages.com/Race2015TwinCities5K/JoggingforJack/

You can read about all the awesome, free programs available to familes at GiGi's Playhouse. When you're ready, please click the Join this Team button to sign-up. If you can't attend the event, please consider supporting our team with a donation on our page.

Luke running the Kids Dash!

Luke running the Kids Dash!




Also, we are making shirts again for Jack's team and if you are interested in buying one you can email joggingforjack@gmail.com.  They are the same shirts as last year and here is the logo and picture of them.  They are American Apparel shirts tri-blend track shirts (amazingly soft and sizes available below). They are $15 and the money can be sent to our home address by May 1st.



Sizes available:
baby onesies: 3m-24m
infant: 3m-24m 
kids: 2 year, 4 year, 6 year
youth: 8 year, 10 year, 12 year
adult: small-2XL

On behalf of the thousands of children and families served by GiGi's Playhouse: thank you so much for your support. We are grateful for you all and hope we can see you all there on May 30th!

Guess who's getting geared up to cross the finish line first again...?

We can't thank you enough for your love and excitement to celebrate with us!

Chris, Carissa, Luke, and Jack