I’m at 90% of my current goal which is $3,000. I’ve committed to a few things during this fundraising event, but now it’s getting serious. Real serious. If I can make my goal by November 2nd, when the actual event happens, I shall SHAVE OFF MY BEARD. My precious, hard fought for with the wife beard, which I enjoy growing to it’s fullest. It will get bodily removed from my face (by a razor and some shaving cream).
So donate a buck! If you can donate more, that’s amazing! It’s also tax deductible and 100% of your donations go to the children’s hospitals. What’s this all about?
I’m on a mission to save kids through table top games, and I need your help. Yup, I’m doing another charity thing. It’s a little different this time though.
This time, it’s personal
Children’s Hospital of Boston treats thousands of children each year, regardless of their family’s ability to pay. These kids are facing scary stuff like cancer, cystic fibrosis, and injuries from accidents to name just a few.
For the past five years, they’ve also been treating my youngest daughter. She was born with a very large, unilateral cleft lip, which extended up through her nose.
Children’s Boston not only corrected her cleft, but they treated her and our whole family with dignity, respect and honest to gosh caring. Because of their efforts, the amazing doctors and nursing staff, my daughter will live a normal, pain and scar free life.
On November 2nd, 2013, I’ll attempt to play an epic 25 hour game marathon and it’s my sincere hope that you’ll find it in your heart to support me with a monthly pledge or one-time gift that will go directly to my hospital.
I’m doing this a bit differently this year too! I’ve contacted a number of game publishers and am getting lots of games donated! I plan on having a mini-convention in my home with prizes in the form of board games! I also have a few members on Team Troll who I’ll be sending games too. They’re free to use them during their 24 hours of play, and also to give them away to encourage their friends to donate!
Your donation is tax-deductible and ALL PROCEEDS go to help kids.
Last year, Extra Life raised more than 1.2 million dollars to save kids, but in 2012 our goals, just like the needs of the kids we serve, are much, much higher.
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