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Colgate Lift for Life 2018: Defense

Proceeds benefit Uplifting Athletes, Inc.

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Based on 14 bench press reps, each worth $72.57

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We are competing in the 2018 Colgate Lift for Life and need your help!

As members of the Colgate Football Team Defense we are proud to dedicate our performance in support of Uplifting Athletes and its mission to inspire the rare disease community with hope through the power of sport.

Lift For Life is the signature fundraising event for the Colgate Chapter and our fellow college football student-athlete brothers who have joined the Uplifting Athletes nationwide network of chapters.

Our Lift For Life is scheduled for April 26th.

Today, the challenges faced by the rare disease community are bigger than any one individual, team or organization can tackle alone. Here at Colgate we take pride in the opportunity to shine a spotlight on rare diseases and support Uplifting Athletes.

Fans and supporters can make a pledge for each rep our team averages on the 225 bench press test.

The proceeds from our Lift For Life support the mission of Uplifting Athletes and its charitable programs: Rare Disease Awareness, Rare Disease Research, Uplifting Experiences and Uplifting Leaders.

Please join our team by making a pledge today!


How you can help

· Pledge for the number of bench press repetitions Team Defense averages

· Make a one-time flat donation


The Colgate Chapter

The Colgate Chapter started tackling rare diseases in 2008 when it joined Uplifting Athletes, becoming the second chapter to join the Uplifting Athletes network. The Raiders have been pillars of light in the community during that time, using their platform in honor of former offensive coach Casey Vogt and others that continue to battle rare diseases.


About Uplifting Athletes

Uplifting Athletes inspires the rare disease community with hope through the power of sport and empowers medical researchers to find cures. A rare disease is one that affects fewer than 200,000 Americans and consequently lacks financial incentive to make and market new treatments.

Founded in 2007, Uplifting Athletes has college football student-athlete led chapters nationwide in FBS and FCS programs including half the schools in the Big Ten and ACC conferences.


Thank You!

Thank you for your support of my campaign and the rare disease community. Every little bit helps. Please don’t forget to share this campaign and your support on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)

#WeTackleRare

Sincerely,

The Colgate Football: Team Defense

DateNamebench press repsEarned
4/26Colgate Lift for Life13.80$1,002

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