Archive for the ‘Promise Walk’ Category

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Join us for a Thunderclap for World Preeclampsia Day on May 22, 2017!

May 10, 2017

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May is National Preeclampsia Awareness Month here in the United States, but this year, the Preeclampsia Foundation is pleased to cosponsor the first-ever World Preeclampsia Day with @BabyCenter, Ending Eclampsia/USAID, ISSHP & PRE-EMPT.   Let’s make our message heard worldwide by joining our Thunderclap on May 22 at 8am Eastern Standard Time!

What’s a Thunderclap you ask???   Social media is an easy way to say something, but it’s a difficult way to be heard. A Thunderclap is the first-ever crowdspeaking platform that helps people be heard by saying something together.  When the “thunder” strikes, a single message is mass-shared by everyone who joined, flash mob-style, so it rises above the noise of your social networks and spreads awareness quickly.

JOIN IN AND SHARE: http://thndr.me/NvxqmB #worldpreeclampsiaday

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Meet our Director of Development, Sean Farrell

May 5, 2017

Sean Farrell B&W

The Preeclampsia Foundation is thrilled to announce the newest member of our team – Director of Development, Sean Farrell. With over a decade of experience in fundraising, program management, and community investment initiatives, Sean’s primary focus is growing a culture of philanthropy with current and prospective donors, board members, volunteers, and survivors across the country.

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April Showers Contest: Win some awesome swag!

April 11, 2017

April showers bring May flowers!  We are super excited to announce our April Fundraising contest…for every $100 you raise on your individual fundraising page from now through Sunday, April 30th, you will be entered for the chance to win this adorable Promise Walk swag package:

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And because spring has us feeling a little sassy here in the home office, we’re offering not only one but TWO of these prize packages…so there’s double the chance for you to win! Winners will be announced on the Promise Walk for Preeclampsia Facebook page on Friday, May 5th.  Good Luck and Happy Fundraising!

 

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Want to be thanked with some awesome items?

April 7, 2017

We are incredibly excited to announce the new 2017 Promise Walk Recognition Program! This year, we have a great set of awesome items to thank YOU for all you do to support the mission of preeclampsia education and awareness.

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Team Conner Walks in the Bay Area to Inform Others of Preeclampsia

April 4, 2017

Lisa Gadsby Team Connor San Fran

Lisa Gadsby and her team, Team Conner, walk in memory of her son at the San Francisco Bay Area Promise Walk for Preeclampsia.  Her hopes are that by raising awareness, others can be more informed about the signs and symptoms of preeclampsia.

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Team L2HK Raises Preeclampsia and HELLP Syndrome Awareness in Chicago

March 28, 2017

NikkiWoodbury Chicago

Nikki Woodbury and her team, Team L2HK, walk (and even run!) in Chicago to raise awareness for Preeclampsia and HELLP Syndrome.  Nikki and her sister-in-law, Vanessa Ronowski, are the Co-Coordinators of the Promise Walk for Preeclampsia in Chicago this year.

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Team Eloise Rose Spreads Awareness and Love in Cleveland

March 21, 2017
2016 Eloise Rose Team
In October 2015, Abigail Price and her families’ lives were forever changed when her baby daughter, Eloise, died because of preeclampsia. She and her team, Eloise Rose, walk in the Promise Walk in Cleveland, Ohio to keep their connection to their precious girl alive and well.

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