Hawayek & Baker: 2017-2018 Season

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Raised by 102 people in 23 months
We are Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker, the 2014 World Junior Ice Dance Champions. We are members of Team USA and are pursuing our dream of representing the United States at the 2018 World Championships in Milan, Italy and the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

We have the skills, the drive and the dedication to make it to the Olympics and are committed to doing everything necessary to reach our full potential. Our training requires a tremendous commitment from us, our families and our coaches. It also requires tremendous financial resources to train at the level required to succeed on the international stage. Our training costs are daunting... approximately $80,000 a year.

Our training includes an entire package of coaching, choreography, ice time, strength and conditioning, ballet and ballroom dance. Our expenses also include costumes, equipment and travel. In addition to our training expenses, we both have substantial living expenses since we are living away from our homes and families. 

Training at this level is a full-time commitment. We both work part-time jobs in addition to our full-time training to help off-set our expenses. But the reality is, we have to rely on the sacrifices our parents are making and the generosity of supporters like you to make our dreams possible.

To learn more about us and to follow our progress this season please visit our Official Website.

Your sponsorship of our training directly impacts our success!! We are deeply grateful for your generosity.

Sincerely, Kaitlin and Jean-Luc

Our Freedance  was voted "Best Performance of  the 2015 U.S. Championships" and earned the prestigious Professional Skater's Association Edi Award -

Our Gold Medal winning performance at the World Junior Championships -

You may also make  a tax-deductible donation through the New England Amatuer Skating Foundation by donating to our Team Sponsorship fund. Click here for the NEASF Mail-in Sponsor Form .

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Jean-Luc on Twitter
Kaitlin on Instagram
Jean-Luc on Instagram
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@USFigureSkating #ChampsCamp16 was a huge success! We are SO excited about the season ahead! Your continued support makes it all possible!
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We are so humbled and grateful for all of your support!!! Thank you for helping us reach our dreams!
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$11,764 of $15,000 goal

Raised by 102 people in 23 months
Created April 27, 2016
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Masako Saito
10 days ago

Congratulations on making it to the Worlds!

Avidan Brown
10 days ago

I wish I could fund this all myself but I haven’t won the lottery yet! I love you guys so very much and I’m so proud of you! You are an inspiration!

10 days ago
Kris Fouts
10 days ago

Here you go - just another little bit to help you reach your goals! So excited that Nationals are in Everett this coming October.

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