Help Eileen reach her goal
Honor an aspiring woman in your life or help aspiring women with financial need to achieve their educational goals by making a donation towards Eileen's Blessons Scholarships for Women Fundraiser.
You may donate through PayBal by clicking the yellow button below, via Chase QuickPay by sending to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mailing a check to 405 N. Wabash Ave Suite 2006 Chicago, IL 60611
Why I Run
I actually have 3 main reasons:
1) I like to keep fit and it is a challenge. When I first started running 4 years ago I couldn't even run 1 mile. Building up to run my first half marathon in 2013 was a big deal. I want to be in good shape to play and run with my grandson!
2) I like to share the enthusiasm of running with two of my daughters. They are the ones who talked me into running my first marathon!
Last, but not least, the third reason is I like to eat and drink. Need I say more?
Why I support Blessons
Life throws curve balls at you when you least expect it. I want to do what I can to support women who are in rough situations. After retiring from Caterpillar I now work at a junior college in Peoria. One of their core values is "Changing the world by increasing knowledge and skills". Blessons also helps to drive this value!
Please see the information provided on the great work Blessons does to help women. Even donating $1 you are helping me to achieve my goal. Thank you!
Rails to Trails Bare Bones Peoria, IL April 1, 2017
Rock n Roll Half Marathon Chicago, IL July 16, 2017
Soldier Field 10 Miler
May 27, 2017
Steamboat Classic 15k
June 17, 2017
Bank of America Chicago Marathon
October 8, 2017
Chocolate Turkey 5k
November 24, 2017