Meredith Reiber, Team Charlotte
I run because these beautiful little souls have so many hurdles to move through that dedicating one day of my life to 24 1-mile hurdles is the least I can do. I am honored to be a small part of Charlotte's journey of life!
Charlotte was born on August 13, 2013. Charlotte received her first echocardiogram, electrocardiogram and other testing when she was just three days old. She was in heart failure and had been born with Congenital Endocardial Cushion Defects. She underwent her first open heart surgery at 21 months old. She still has mitral valve regurgitation and stenosis which will eventually require more surgeries. She has also been diagnosed with Apraxia, Hypotonia, and most recently was diagnosed as having a genetic duplication on her 7th chromosome. Charlotte has experienced so much in her almost 6 years of life and remains an upbeat, caring, determined person.
Thanks to our sponsor PNC Investments, Andrew Bearden