Proceeds benefit Uplifting Athletes, Inc.
Based on 140 bench press reps, each worth $24.32
The 2018 Illinois Chapter Lift For Life is coming up and Team Walker 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 Walker is made up of the following players: Bobby Walker, Nate Hobbs, Alec Andrea, Carmoni Green, Carlos Sandy, Alex Pihlstrom, Vederian Lowe, Mitchell McNutt, Jake Hansen, Verdis Brown, Preston Engel and Ayo Shogbonyo.
Lift For Life is the signature fundraising event for the Illinois Chapter. The Illinois Chapter is a student-athlete led chapter that is part of the Uplifting Athletes nationwide network.
Our Lift For Life is scheduled for July 8th.
The challenges faced by the Rare Disease Community are bigger than any one individual, team or organization can tackle alone. Here at Illinois 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 every bench press rep the team performs. Our team goal is 135 reps in 6 minutes during our Lift for Life competition.
Also you can CLICK HERE to view the Illinois Lift For Life 2018 grand total!
Please join our team by making a pledge today!
The proceeds from our 2018 Lift For Life support the mission of Uplifting Athletes and its charitable programs: Rare Disease Awareness, Rare Disease Research, Uplifting Experiences and Uplifting Leaders.
Uplifting Athletes is a national nonprofit that 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 for your support of the Illinois 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.)
Illinois Chapter Team Walker
|Date||Name||bench press reps||Earned|
|7/8||Illinois Lift For Life||140||$3,405|
This campaign benefits
Uplifting Athletes is a nonprofit organization that inspires the rare disease community with hope through the power of sport.
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