Ian's Race Against Cancer

$1,000 of $1,000 goal

Raised by 18 people in 36 months
Ashley Peterson McCollum   BRYAN, TX
Always be kind. Always be brave. This is something I have always been told by my Mom and Dad, who are both very kind, brave and helpful to those in need in our community. Not long after my Pop (grandfather) was diagnosed with melanoma cancer last year, my Mom found a quote he had written down on a piece of paper - "Whatever path in life you choose, you must achieve. No matter what path in life you choose, you must give back." I have chosen to race in Kid Triathlons in August (Austin, Houston) and October (Houston) as well as a Kids Marathon (Bryan-College Station) in December, raising funds to donate to the American Cancer Society. I am racing and raising funds in memory of Pop, who died in April of this year, and in honor of my Mom, who was so brave when he was sick and passed away. I hope the money I raise will help find a cure for cancer. I hope the money I raise will inspire others to be brave. --- Ian Teitelbaum

Check out Ian's appearance on KBTX at http://www.kbtx.com/firstnewsatfour/headlines/Local-Boy-Competes-in-Triathlons-to-Raise-Money-for-American-Cancer-Society--227732601.html
+ Read More
Help spread the word!
 146 total shares
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$1,000 of $1,000 goal

Raised by 18 people in 36 months
Created August 11, 2013
Ashley Peterson McCollum     Volunteer   BRYAN, TX
RM
$100
Roy & Janice May
33 months ago

Ian, We are so very proud of what you have accomplished and know the efforts you have made in achieving this goal. We know "Pop" is very proud of you and he has a big smile on his face. You are truly a caring young man with a big heart! Roy and Janice May

+ Read More
VO
$55
Valerie Odom
35 months ago

Go Ian!! You can do it!! :)

+ Read More
SM
$20
Sharon McGregor
36 months ago (Offline Donation)
DE
$15
Debi & Eason
36 months ago

Continue to ..."be the change you wish to see in the world" - gandhi

+ Read More
KD
$25
Kristie, Darin and Katie Deutsch
36 months ago

We are so proud of you Ian! Way to go!!

+ Read More
SD
$25
Sandra and Richard Dusang
36 months ago (Offline Donation)

So proud of you, Ian.

+ Read More
EP
$20
Erin Pietriyk
36 months ago

So proud of you, Ian. Love you!

+ Read More
JM
$25
Janice May
36 months ago

Ian...the May family is so very proud of what you are doing to honor Pop. Know he is smiling down and cheering you on!!!

+ Read More
TH
$10
The Hickmans
36 months ago
$500
Anonymous
36 months ago
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
  Use My Facebook Account
or
Or, use your email…
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now
 Share on Facebook