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Ryan's Run 2014 NYC Marathon

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BENEFITING: ALLIED SERVICES FOUNDATION

ORGANIZER: ALLIED SERVICES FOUNDATION

EVENT: 2014 TCS New York City Marathon

EVENT DATE: Nov 02, 2014

Frank Swaha

THE STORY:

I'm proud to be running the TCS NYC Marathon to help children and adults with disabilities in NE and Central Pennsylvania served by Allied Services. Any size donation will help. Donate $30 in my honor and you'll be eligible to receive a cool moisture-wicking Ryan's Run exercise shirt.

I’m a U.S. Marine from Scranton currently employed by the Department of Justice. I took up running five years ago when I suddenly decided to get healthy. My weight had reached 300lbs and I felt terrible. I had weight loss surgery and immediately began making changes in my life.

My initial goal after losing some weight was to complete a marathon, to prove to myself that I could do it. I did and then I caught the “bug” and fell in love with running. Since running that first marathon – Steamtown – I’ve run three more.

I decided to share my passion for running with others and became a coach through Scranton Running Company and Barrier Breakers. Seeing people improve and meet goals like I did really makes me proud.

I’m inspired and motivated to have the chance to help a great organization like Allied Services. When my mother suffered a stroke she came to Allied Services. I’ve seen the improvements she’s made and the compassionate and caring way she was treated at Allied. It means a lot to me that I can harness my passion for running to help my community. When I’m running in New York City in November, I’ll be carrying Allied’s patients and their families in my heart. 

ABOUT RYAN'S RUN 5

Ryan's Run 5 is here! For the fifth year running, WNEP TV's Ryan Leckey will lead a team of runners in raising funds and awareness for children and adults with disabilities. Proceeds from Ryan's Run benefit Allied Services, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with disabilities, life-changing injuries and chronic illness. 

In just 4 years, Ryan's Run has raised more than $900,000 enabling Allied Services to invest in the people, services and cutting-edge technology that is changing lives in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania. Click here to meet some of the incredible people reaching new heights thanks to Ryan's Run: 

http://wnep.com/2014/05/16/rr4-update-new-freedom-for-kids/

http://wnep.com/2014/05/16/rr4-update-breath-of-fresh-air/

http://wnep.com/2014/05/16/rr4-update-advances-for-stroke-patients/

http://wnep.com/2014/05/16/rr4-update-new-technology-gives-patients-a-voice/

http://wnep.com/2014/05/16/rr4-update-campaign-helps-allied-earn-national-award/

 

$5,316

MONEY RAISED
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  • Marie Coyle

    $30

  • Lisa M. Imbriaco

    $30

  • Lisa Povilitus

    $30

  • Margy Fiscus

    $30

  • Kristin Johnson Kronick

    $30

  • Colleen Tolan

    $60

  • Nancy Nealon

    $30

  • Tricia Watters

    $30

  • Maura Foley

    $30

  • Georgene DePrimo

    $30

  • Dr. Ted Stampien, Jr., MD

    $100

  • Vincent N. Grattolini, DPM

    $30

  • Darlene & Frank Pallien

    $30

  • Chris Gallagher

    $90

  • Ann Swaha

    $30

  • anonymous

    $90

  • Carmela Smith

     

  • Frank & Anne Swaha / SBC

    $40

  • anonymous

    $122

  • anonymous

    $32

  • Erin Fallon

    $20

  • Noel Haddock

    $30

  • Fernando Rosado

    $30

  • Elizabeth Ames

    $30

  • Amy Cartwright, MS, RD, LDN

    $50

  • Nicole Giacometti

    $30

  • Laurie Blasi

    $30

  • Jim Brogna

    $50

  • Quilt Raffle @ Luger OP / Corp

    $102

  • Anonymous

    $125

  • Lawrence J Moran, Jr.

    $20

  • Sandra & Mark Sinkevich

    $20

  • Market Street Grill

    $460

  • Nivana Naipaul

    $30

  • Rosalind Davis

    $30

  • Sandra Clark

    $30

  • Sarah MacDonald

    $30

  • Jen & Liam Walter

    $60

  • Liam O'Malley

    $20

  • Anthony Fabbri

    $50

  • Hannia Ramirez

    $80

  • Arianna McGowan

    $30

  • Jenny Lee

    $30

  • Alexandra Cottrell

    $70

  • Jasmine Gonzalez

    $30

  • Kailyn Bernotsky

    $30

  • Karen Snyder

    $30

  • Brittany Olt

    $10

  • Patricia Laboranti

    $55

  • R.J. Sislo

    $30

  • Brenda Olt

    $30

  • Frank Ross - Feel Good Motors

    $300

  • Dan Cook

    $10

  • Nicole Wheeler

    $30

  • Ashley Hill

    $30

  • Carlo Bartoli

    $40

  • Matthew Byrne

    $30

  • 5K Run donation

    $90

  • Lisa Kutra

    $30

  • Kim Schaeffer

    $10

  • anonymous (5K)

    $80

  • Colleen Hughes

    $30

  • Michelle Kinney

    $30

  • Erin Bein

    $30

  • Ron Huniegel

    $10

  • Paul & Janet MacDonald

    $10

  • Tanya Fox

    $10

  • Joanna & Gary Johnson

    $90

  • Beth L. Bonacci

    $30

  • Christen Walker

    $75

  • Thomas Crofton

    $30

  • Penny Zigga

    $30

  • Bernadette Datz

    $35

  • Barachel Yisrael

    $30

  • Emma Kelly

    $30

  • Tanya Fox

    $30

  • Jacob White

    $40

  • Ron Kuniegel

    $30

  • Mia Macavage

    $30

  • Jayden Bell

    $30

  • Jason McLane

    $30

  • Gabrielle Josselyn

    $30

  • Justin Gockley

    $30

  • Madison Bideganete

    $40

  • Gavin Henderson

    $40

  • Katie Henderson

    $40

  • Kristi Gallagher

    $30

  • Sarah Cadwalder

    $30

  • Paige Cadwalder

    $30

  • Kelly M Kelly

    $10

  • Frank Grottolino

    $10

  • Cara VanFleet

    $30

  • Rebecca DeVitto

    $30

  • Rebecca DeVitto

    $30

  • Anonymous

    $130

  • Lauri Blasi

    $10

  • Dr. Christine Policare

    $30

  • Mike, Chris & Katie Gallagher

    $110

  • Elliott Greenleaf & Dean

    $250

  • Ale Mary's event

    $400

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The Team: $309,588 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Ryan Leckey

Amount Raised

$156,679

Fundraiser Title

Corey Burns

Amount Raised

$16,731

Fundraiser Title

Alyssa and Paul Sumski

Amount Raised

$6,522

 

217% Raised of$3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Tara Kilcullen

Amount Raised

$6,000

Fundraiser Title

Frank Swaha

Amount Raised

$5,316

Fundraiser Title

Jackie Doherty

Amount Raised

$5,087

Fundraiser Title

Kasey Rhoa

Amount Raised

$5,030

Fundraiser Title

Denise Cunningham

Amount Raised

$4,896

Donor Comments

Ale Mary's event

Ale Mary's event

DONATION: $400

6 years ago

Elliott Greenleaf & Dean

Elliott Greenleaf & Dean

DONATION: $250

6 years ago

Mike, Chris & Katie Gallagher

Mike, Chris & Katie Gallagher

DONATION: $110

6 years ago

Dr. Christine Policare

Dr. Christine Policare

DONATION: $30

6 years ago

Lauri Blasi

Lauri Blasi

DONATION: $10

6 years ago

Anonymous

Anonymous

DONATION: $130

6 years ago

Rebecca DeVitto

Rebecca DeVitto

DONATION: $30

6 years ago

Rebecca DeVitto

Rebecca DeVitto

DONATION: $30

6 years ago

Cara VanFleet

Cara VanFleet

DONATION: $30

6 years ago

Frank Grottolino

Frank Grottolino

DONATION: $10

6 years ago