About the Challenged Athletes Foundation
Today in the United States, there are 49.7 million Americans over the age of four with a disability. Disabled people are twice as likely to be physically inactive (43 per cent) than non-disabled people (21 per cent). From inspirations such as Anthony Robles to Bethany Hamilton, they have inspired millions around the country to overcome a handicap and focus on what matters most to them: Dominating their respective sport.. With this comunity wide fundraiser, the proceeds will go to the Challenged Athletes Organization which will greatly benefit and aid athletes around the country with challenging disabilities who aspire to play sports just like many of us.
About the International Pemphigus Pemphigold Foundation
Pemphigus and Pemphigold are disorders in which blistering of the skin is the primary symptom and 0.7-5 people per 1,000,000 per year in the general population.