Help Salena Be A Finisher

Hello, My name is Salena Sahme. I am a tribal member of the Warm Springs Tribes. I got into a wreck in July 2010 and I have been a paraplegia for three years and a half years but I don't let my injury hold me back from my dreams. I may not be physically able to do curtain things but I am capable to do anything I put my mind to.

I have been wanting to enter in to a marathon or join a basketball team but I never gain the courage to do it. Until now, I am entering the Portland Marathon in October, the only problem is, is that I will not be able to finish the marathon in my wheelchair. Due to going up an down steep hills, rough areas and railroad crossings. The only why that I can complete the marathon is if I ride a handcycle. (As shown in the picture)

So please help me achieve my goal to complete the marathon by making a donation so I can get a handcycle. It would make it so much easier and a lot more fun to complete the marathon. Thank You for your time, take care.
~Salena Sahme
https://www.facebook.com/HelpSalenaBeAFinisher

Donations

  • Vivian Harrison 
    • $500 
    • 82 mos
  • Oregon Adaptive Sports 
    • $200 (Offline)
    • 82 mos
  • Susan McMahon 
    • $50 
    • 82 mos
  • Warm Springs, OR 
    • $2,600 (Offline)
    • 82 mos
  • Diana Tomseth 
    • $100 
    • 82 mos
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Organizer

Kah Li'Mi Sahme 
Organizer
Warm Springs, OR
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