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Living Beyond Limits
Participate in a local triathlon, marathon, 5K or create your own "Team Jake" fundraising event (i.e. Recycling Day, Baked Goods Sale, Participate in a School Contest). Put a team together, create a fundraising goal, and register with OM Foundation. Each fundraising team raising a minimum of $1,000 will receive 10 t-shirts in support of your team. All the funds you raise will go towards "Team Jake" at OM Foundation and help special needs children.
There are 3 Easy Ways to support Team Jake and the OM Foundation.
1. Create an Individual or Team Fundraising Page.
To build your own fundraising page or create a team, click "Become a Fundraiser" at the top of the page and choose the appropriate option.
2. Make a general contribution to Team Jake.
To make a general donation, click on the amount you would like to donate in the box below titled ‘Make a Contribution’.
3. Sponsor one of the Team Jake fundraisers.
Find the text box at the top of the page and either type in the individual or team name you wish to support, or click on the ‘Search’ button to view all of the fundraising pages. Once you've done this select the fundraiser and make a donation to their page.
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Total Donations: $592,870
"In memory of Jake."
"Let's go walkabout for Team Jake!
"Keep on motorin', Bro! Super proud of you! I love you!! "
"Kiwi - way to go supporting such a worthy cause! Cheers, Phyllis"
I'm so proud of you and congratulate you on putting your body and mind to the ultimate test, not for your benefit, but to help those among us that cannot help themselves through no fault of their own. It is the ultimate in selflessness and my hope is that The Lord multiplies these small financial gifts into the necessary funds to treat and provide comfort, therapy, and hope to your brother and the thousands of children like him.
"You are amazing. "
"Go Get 'Em Ryan! "
Way to take the fight to it.
"Wow, Ryan. Am so proud of you and your brother. What an inspiration. Go for the TKO!"
"Great to support you on your fight for your brother and other children with UP syndrome. Ian"
Cao Tri Tran
"Good luck Wing!"
"Make us proud Winger and bring home a victory! Win or lose, you're my hero for doing this! - Jeff"
"What an amazing cause and story... you make us all proud!!!! Go RYAN!!!!!"
"I admire your generosity and selflessness in pursuing this challenge on behalf of Jake and individuals in similar circumstances. Go the distance!"
"I want video evidence of the beat down...delivered or received!!!"
"Heidi and I will be there to support you at the match. Keep me posted."
"Way to go Ryan!! Watch out for the left!"
"Way to go Ryan! Team Jake!"
"Go get em Ryan! "
Michael and DJ Vasquez
"We had no idea you were training for this. In all seriousness, we are looking forward to making a trip to the desert to see it LIVE!"
"Training is what you are doing while your opponent is sleeping in...
"...be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded." 2 Chronicles 15:7.
"Fighting for a great cause! Well done and good luck!"
"All the Best, -Fox"
"Ryan, nice work you do. Good luck! Dave"
"Go get 'em Ryan!"
"Go get em Ryan."
"Good luck Ryan!"
"Good Luck Ryan!"
"Good Luck Ryan, Keep your gloves up.
"Good Luck Ryan !"
"Simply amazing, Ryan!"
"I have complete confidence in your boxing skills Ryan, and know that you'll give it 110% effort just as you do everything else in life. I want to see you in one piece when I visit in October though so don't forget that the "Rope-a-Dope" is an effective strategy as well !!!
"Good Luck Ryan! Thanks for including us in a great cause!
Trevor & Meghan"
"“Life's not about how hard of a hit you can give... it's about how many you can take, and still keep moving forward.”
? Rocky Balboa
Good luck Ryan, you got this!!"
"Best of luck, Ryan !! Go get 'em BENGALS !!!!"
"It's a beautiful thing what you are doing. Good luck!"
"This is awesome Ryan, great cause! Let me know if you need more practice, I'll send Loffredo out to Arizona for you. "
"Way to go Ryan. Take it easy on the competition!!! "
"Wow Ryan! What a great cause to fight for. Knock em out!"
"Rock and Roll!"
"I am proud of you Ryan! You will do great!"
"Go Wing! So cool that you are doing this for such a great cause. Wish we could be there to cheer you on! Love, Vorsheck Family"
"Good luck tonight! You are a Champion for stepping up and you have already won. We all answer the bell each day metaphorically. Way to go for stepping into the ring to answer the bell literally. . "
"Well done !!! Dropping the hammer !!!"
We are so proud of you! All of your hard work paid off! You are an amazing person to be admired. We are happy to have shared in your victory!
Penny and Shawn Bowen"
"Im proud of you Ryan!"
"Great job Wing!"
"Certainly a worthy cause Ryan! Thank you for sharing the experience."
"Great job Ryan!"
"We love you, Ry! "
John and Lindsay Rattay
"Nice work, Ryan! "
"We are all apart of Team Jake! Thank you, for all your support! "
"54 seconds!! You're a natural. Congrats! What a great way to show how passionate you are about something. :)"
"Go Wayne!!! Awesome job on the bike and the fundraiser!!!"
"Go Wayne Go!!!"
"What a stud. Get rrrr done!"
"Good job, Wayne!"
"We love you Wayne"
"You are going to rock it!!! "
"I fully expect you to dance your way across that finish line. Thanks for inspiring me, I may even get you a piece of carrot cake :-) "
"Good luck, John! And thank you for supporting OM Foundation! :))"
"Wonderful cause! Get it girl!!!"
"Thank you, John, for inspiring me and others through sharing your story and for your goal to complete a 1/2 Ironman August 2015. As an aunt to a nephew who journeys with CP, I am especially passionate about your mission, & your story told. May God Bless you on your journey.
With sincere thanks for the multiple books you have gifted to me, my friends and family. Kris"
"Go, Cassidy, Go
Run, run like the wind!!
Love, Nurse Eileen"
"Cassidy, You can achieve this goal! We're all rooting for you!
"You are one of the most determined students I have ever taught. I know you will be successful in this goal, too!"
"Good luck, keep on truckin'"
"Good luck Cassidy. I am so proud of you!"
"Go get em Cassidy!!!!!!!!!"
"Good for you, Cassidy! You ROCK :)"
The Training Spot Gyms
"Very inspirational goal Cassidy! Way to honor a very worthy cause. The Fetters family is rooting for you girl! Enjoy the journey and the accomplishment. We're proud of you <3"
"I am so proud of you Cassidy! You are an amazing girl, have fun!"
"Bear down, John."
We are so proud of you and your efforts. You always have a smile on your face and your positive attitude is contagious. Good luck with your run!
"Go Cassidy, Best Wishes, john"
"Way to Go Cassidy!! We are so proud of you!
The Byerley's "
"Great job Cassidy!! You amaze me! The world is a better place because of people like you!! "
Mari & Holly Reynolds
"GO CASSIDY!! YOU ROCK!!!"
"Run Cassidy RUN !!!"
"Very Proud of you"
"Way to go Cassidy!!! We are cheering for you all the way. Have Fun!"
"It only takes a little to give back a lot. We applaud John - his work, his determination, and his generosity.
"To honor Matthew Kempf - thanks John!"
"Great job, John! You are an inspiration!"
"We're proud of you Cassidy! Love, The Garbers"
"In memory of all the little Jake's out there."
"Go Michelle!! "
"Good Luck, Michelle! Enjoy it all!! Ux"
Janet and Larry Bradshaw
"We are very proud of you John, Have a great time! Love from Janet and Larry"
"Go Cassidy! Love you, Uncle David"
"Go Cassidy! I am your dad's first cousin from Indiana and applaud all that you ar doing!!"
Kirsten & Colton Gulmatico
"Go Cassidy! We love you!!"
"So proud of you Bobbi... We are cheering you on from a million miles away! Mom & Brian"
"Run Bobbi Run... Love Dad!"
"Thanks to all participating to this wonderful cause!"
"Hope this small token helps you and the foundation. I'm very proud of you for doing this, Katherine! "
""If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you". Good Luck Bobbi! "
Tom and Pam Jackson
"Go, Katherine! Run for all those who can't...yet. We're proud of your resolve."
"Kat this is a great race. Run strong!"
"Good luck with the half Cassidy! I am so proud of you to work so hard to support a cause so close to your heart!! Kim Davis"
"Great Job Bobbi !
love the Pruitt family
"Bobbi as always very proud of you!
"From an Ol' Shipmate of John Q's"
"Michelle, you are incredibly inspiring - your attitude, enthusiasm and always positive attitude are infectious!"
You and your Amazing Grace are beautiful inside and out! Your wonderful smiles and positive attitudes inspire me everyday! I know you will kick some Texas Ironman booty!!! xxoo"
"I'm so very proud of your journey from Tutu to Tri-athlete. Go little sister!"
"I think it's amazing that you and your daughter and doing the race. Congratulations and I hope you hit that goal for the foundation. GO CHAINS!!!! "