Walk For Me Teams! 2019

Walk For Me Teams! 2018

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Walkers

Yvonne Whatley -$25/$250

Sheila Tramontana - $400/250

Sherry Fee - $25

Business Sponsors

Alma Medical $100

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Walkers

Lisa Swing $100

Jessica Hart - $25

Shannon Servedio - $25

Shane Stambaugh - $100

Jennifer Diedrick - $400/250

Angela Cregger - $100

Alisha Puckett - $100

Kristina Wheatley - $100

Sandy Doremus - $100

Lisa Marler - $100

Business Event Sponsors

Arthur H Price Septic $100

Owle Stump Removal $100

Inn on the Gulf $100

Team Farrell  $100

River Ridge Animal Clinic $100

Business Green Ribbon Sponsor

River Ridge Animal Clinic $500

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Walkers

Missy Dodd - $25

Dawn Magnuson - $25

Keith Christopher - $25

Rebecca Bragg - $25

Ruth Sabin - $25

Katie Sullivan - $25

Cosandra Willis - $50

Stacey Meyer - $25

Alan Lindbeck - $25

Michael Nyland - $50

Michelle Epperson - $25

Matthew Car - $25

Business Sponsors

Florida Justice Assc $100

(John Brazzell)

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Walkers

Kim Kimura $25

Keili Kimura $25

Tinsley Hensley $25

David Diaz $25

Amy Sweeney $25

Layla Jarrell $25

Pam Osborne $315/250

Susan Davis $100

Kathryn Smith $25

Alba Carter $100

Dolores Morris $25

Carly Puleo $50/250

Leah Martorana $25

Doreen Dye $100

Jerry Doyal $20

Dottie Salo $50

Sheila Goskie $100

Suzy Ficca $25

Matt Ficca $25

Veronica Beard $25

Bonnie Wickland $25

Jennifer Riddle $25

Business Sponsors

Langford & Myers PA $100

Debbie Trujillo Realtor $100

Denise Taylor $500

Mission Statement:

To extend the OPPORTUNITY for recovery and a better quality of life for those who have suffered 

a life changing paralyzing Spinal Cord Injury as a result of a catastrophic accident. 

Spinal Cord Injuries

The average newly injured person with a spinal cord injury will incur 1 million dollars in medical costs in their first year. If you are injured at age 25, your estimated lifetime costs will exceed 5 million dollars.  The average yearly medical costs after the first year can average $50,000-$100,000 depending on the level of injury. 

​ There are approximately 17,500 new spinal cord injuries in the US every year. There are over a half million people living with spinal cord injuries (SCI) in the United States.

Every 38 minutes in our country, a person becomes paralyzed. Vehicle accidents are the leading cause, with Falls being the second leading cause.

Sports related injuries are less than 10% of all spinal cord injuries but of the 10%, diving accidents account for 7%. 

There are over 5.6 million people in the US living with some type of Paralysis caused by Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer,

Spinal Cord Injury, Transverse Myelitis and other nervous system disorders. Roughly 1 in 50 people.

 

 

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 501(c)3 Non profit Public Charity EIN-46-1427712

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