Emily Guth's Fundraising Page
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Emily Guth's Fundraising Page
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Emily Guth is a junior at CUNY Brooklyn College. In the summer of 2018, she will be traveling with a group of college-aged students on a 49-day, 4000+ mile run from San Francisco to New York City, raising money and awareness for the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults.

What is your connection to the cancer community?

I lost both of my grandmothers to cancer when I was very young. I've seen how cancer effects families. There are also some incredible surviors who have been present in my life. They are the ones that inspire me to never give up. Everyone has a connection to the cancer community and I am ready to raise awareness for those who have fought and are still fighting. It's time for a cure!

Why are you traveling over 4000 miles this summer with the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults?

I am going 4,000 miles this summer to see how far I can push myself physically, help out people who need it, and to see new things. Hopefully, I'll learn a few (or a lot of) new lessons along the way. 

ABOUT 2018 4K for Cancer

2018 marks the 17th year of the 4K for Cancer sending young adults on journeys across the country in an effort to inspire hope and unite communities in the fight against cancer. The 4K for Cancer is a program of The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults (UCF). Interested in joining the fight? Apply to be a rider or runner a at www.4kforcancer.org

CHALLENGE:

Over 70,000 young adults are diagnosed with cancer every year. Young adults (ages 15-39) face a variety of unique challenges with a cancer diagnosis including fertility preservation, social isolation, lack of insurance, delayed diagnosis, and more. 

SOLUTION:

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults changes lives by creating a community of support for young adults, and their loved ones, impacted by cancer. With your support, the Ulman Cancer Fund is able to provide free support services and resources for the young adult cancer community including:

Cancer to 5K - a 12-week training program designed to introduce or reintroduce cancer survivors to physical activity.

Patient Navigation - a free program (onsite at cancer centers and remotely through our office) that ensures no young adult ever faces cancer alone. We provide one-on-one support & resources to young adults and their families to help them manage the cancer experience and long-term cancer survival.

Scholarships - a financial assistance program to help young adults continue their education after being affected by cancer through their own diagnosis or the diagnosis of a loved one.

UCF House - This year UCF broke ground on a “home away from home” to provide free housing for young adult cancer patients, and their caregivers, in East Baltimore. 

Your donation will help make these programs and our mission possible!

Supporters
Name Date Amount Comments
Emily Guth 04/24/2018 $20.00 Venmo Donations
Mayra Villalobos Ayres 04/24/2018 $25.00  
Jon Severn 04/24/2018 $25.00 Good Luck!
Kim Lerner 04/23/2018 $25.00  
Biz Rebuck Rowlands 04/23/2018 $50.00 You are our hero! Go Emily! Love, Biz, Sara and Nana Jayme
Matilyn Zeidler 04/23/2018 $25.00 Here’s a little more $ towards your goal! Wishing you all the best on your journey.
Laura Cantwell 04/23/2018 $25.00 Proud of you!
Eileen Phillips 04/22/2018 $50.00 Thank you for raising money for this worthy cause. Wishing you a life-changing adventure!
Judy Walker 04/20/2018 $50.00 In honor of my Mom, Thelma Merk. Good Luck Emily.
MacDonald Family 04/19/2018 $100.00 Good luck this summer and thank you for doing this.
Barbara Ambrose 04/19/2018 $50.00 Great job! Go get 'em!! Good luck in the run!
Kathy Gamble 04/18/2018 $50.00 I’m rooting for you, Emily!!
Mike Schumer 04/18/2018 $30.00 I lost my 10 year old Daughter to cancer. Thank you for doing this!
Kelly Titus 04/18/2018 $25.00 Best of luck!!
Anonymous Friend 04/17/2018 $20.00 From an anonymous BCWC Friend.
Gary Guth 04/15/2018 $200.00  
Roberta Strohl 04/10/2018 $200.00  
Anonymous Friend 04/07/2018 $25.01 For all the young cancer fighters.
Kelsey Sullivan 04/06/2018 $30.00 So proud of you Em!
Susan Clark 04/05/2018 $100.00 Excited that you are committing to this. Thank you Em. Love you lots, Susan
Irene Mae 04/05/2018 $10.00 To my amazing coach, good luck and have fun on this adventure!
Leah Landau 04/05/2018 $20.00 Go girl!! I'm so proud of you!!!
Terry Greenland 04/05/2018 $50.00  
Lew Leone 04/04/2018 $50.00  
Elaine Maya 04/04/2018 $20.00  
Liz Peters 04/03/2018 $20.00  
Judith Hetrick 04/03/2018 $25.00 Good luck, Emily!
Ann Gillette 04/03/2018 $25.00  
JoAnne Farling 04/03/2018 $25.00 You got this...way to go Emily XO
Willis Towers Watson 04/03/2018 $200.00  
Lorrie J. A. Smith 03/26/2018 $50.00  
Barbara Steen 03/19/2018 $25.00  
Kathy Sharp 03/16/2018 $25.00 Go, Em, Go!!
Bonfire 03/15/2018 $290.90  
Karen Moyer 03/12/2018 $100.00 Good luck Emily!
Emily Guth 03/02/2018 $380.00 Money raised from cabaret
Roberta Strohl 02/27/2018 $100.00 In memory of my dear friend and the hope that someday no one will have to suffer such a loss
Adrienne Petro 02/26/2018 $25.00 Good luck and have fun!
Peg Felter 02/26/2018 $50.00  
Emily Dibala 02/25/2018 $25.00 Keep strong,Emily!
Stephanie Benjamin 02/23/2018 $50.00 You go girl - for this worthy cause! <3
Joyce Senss 02/23/2018 $50.00 Great job Emily!
Judith Holloway 02/23/2018 $10.00  
Carol Zetterberg 02/18/2018 $20.00  
Anonymous Friend 02/15/2018 $50.00  
Kathy S Truesdale 02/13/2018 $50.00  
Susan Heins 02/10/2018 $25.09  
Marilyn Zeidler 01/18/2018 $20.00 Way to go, Emily! Great cause.
Ashley Newman 01/18/2018 $30.00 So proud of you, Emily!!! Wishing you the BEST!!!
Donna M Toscano 01/15/2018 $50.00  
Stevie Berryman 01/13/2018 $50.00 challenge!
Amber Crouthers 01/12/2018 $20.00 Challenge!
Shannon Betz 01/10/2018 $20.00 Go Em!!!
Sarah Hall 01/05/2018 $25.00 Happy running from Secret Santa
C Milton Rodgers 01/04/2018 $25.00  
Neal Wegener 01/03/2018 $100.00 Awesome endeavor! Very proud of you!!
George Guth 12/20/2017 $200.00  
Debie Pileggi 12/19/2017 $25.00 Go Em! Love ya!!
Eugene Senatore 12/01/2017 $300.00  
Joanne Morelli 12/01/2017 $10.00 Way to go Emily! Stay safe on your journey!
MaryAnn Buchholz 11/29/2017 $200.00 You got this, squirt.
Eloise Tatro 11/24/2017 $50.00 Love you and all that you do.
Patricia Guth 11/22/2017 $200.00 From your parents to get you off to a good start! Proud of you, Emily!
Emily Guth 11/20/2017 $100.00  
  Total $4,321.00  
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