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Florida State Lift For Life 2019: Team Barnett

Proceeds benefit Uplifting Athletes, Inc.

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We are competing in the 2019 Florida State Lift for Life and need your help!

The 2019 Florida State Chapter Lift for Life is coming up and Team Barnett is 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.

Team Barnett is made up of the follow Florida State players featured below.

(Top left: Josh Brown, Cory Durden, Cyrus Fagan, Grant Glennon, and Alex Marshall) (Bottom left: Kyle Meyers, Rice Emmett, Ryan Roberts and Alex Hornibrook)

Lift For Life is the signature fundraising event for the Florida State Chapter. Lift for Life is an event held by our fellow college football student-athlete brothers at other universities across the country who have joined the Uplifting Athletes nationwide network of chapters.

Our Lift for Life is scheduled for June 22nd in Dunlap Indoor starting at 11:00 a.m. Please come out and join us as we compete to help those affected by rare diseases.

The challenges faced by the Rare Disease Community are bigger than any one individual, team or organization can tackle alone. Here at Florida State we take pride in the opportunity to shine a spotlight on rare diseases and support Uplifting Athletes.

#WeTackleRare


Fans and supporters can make a pledge for every rep our team averages of the 225-pound bench press test. Our team goal is to perform 10 reps during our Lift for Life competition.

Please join our team by making a pledge today!

How you can help

The proceeds from our 2019 Lift for Life support the mission of Uplifting Athletes and its charitable programs: Rare Disease Awareness, Rare Disease Research, Uplifting Experiences and Uplifting Leaders.


The Florida State Chapter

The Florida State Chapter started tackling rare diseases in 2013 when it joined Uplifting Athletes. Former FSU tight end Kevin Haplea started the Uplifting Athletes Chapter in Tallahassee. His inspiration came from former Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher and the battle one of his sons, Ethan, was enduring with the rare blood disorder Fanconi anemia.


About Uplifting Athletes

A nonprofit organization founded in 2007, Uplifting Athletes inspires the Rare Disease Community with hope through the power of sport. A rare disease is one that affects fewer than 200,000 Americans and typically lacks financial incentive to make and market new treatments.

Uplifting Athletes fulfills its mission through a unique network of college football student-athlete led chapters, Uplifting Ambassadors and Team UA participants. Since its inception, Uplifting Athletes has raised more than $4.5 million in support of the Rare Disease Community with a third of that, $1.5 million, given to fund rare disease research.


Thank You!

Thank you for your support of the Florida State Chapter 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,

Team Barnett

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DateNamerepsEarned
6/22Florida State Lift For life 201916$266

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