Wheels For Joseph

$5,865 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 52 people in 14 months
Laurie Stamper
on behalf of Bill Cornelius Cornelius
 MORRO BAY, CA
                        SPECIAL VAN FOR A SPECIAL MAN

       If you have had the privilege of meeting  John Cornelius and his son Joseph, you would know that their lives are bound by their mutual love and devotion.  They live every day to the fullest inspite of the obstacles posed by cerebral palsy, including  TRAVEL and TRANSPORTATION.  You would also know that inspite of his special needs, Joseph is an athlete, who loves to participate in marathons and triathlons across California with his large community of friends, family and fellow sports enthusiasts.  It requires a great deal of preparation and commitment to make these events possible, with the extra equipment that Joseph requires to be successful in the events he loves. 

  
    Joseph has recently needed a newly outfitted vehicle for his safety and continued involvement in Team Joseph events.  At the beginning of a new year, there is no better way to show your love and support for these two amazing men then to contribute to their safety and well-being through the acquisition of the new, "Team Joseph" specialized van.  With our contributions,  we can acknowledge their strength and perseverance to live a full and active life, without barriers.


 PLEASE  share this with all who love John and Joseph  (QUIETLY) without letting John know, if possible! Please use your social media, to get the word out, and challenge you friends and family to help Joseph!!



Joseph's new van has much needed safety improvements to ensure his and Dad's well-being on the road, and keep those miles of smiles going!!


....PLEASE HELP CREATE THE  BEST NEW YEAR'S SURPRISE FOR TWO OF THE BEST MEN WE KNOW!


   THANK YOU ALL, FOR YOUR HELP AND KIND WORDS OF SUPPORT!!!

          




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Great news! We are reaching out to local corporate sponsors and have a sponsor proposal that includes a van wrap for sponsor advertisement! Please let me know if any of you would like more info to share with local businesses. You can contact me directly at teamjoseph21@gmail.com
Also, John's brother Bill Cornelius has accepted our invitation to manage and present the GoFundMe dollars to John and Joseph, we are keeping our surprise element alive. Stay tuned as we update on the surprise ceremony details!!! It will be something you won't want to miss!!
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We are still making progress and I have am setting up an account in John's name soon! What a privilege it has been knowing John and Joseph these last 17 years. I am looking forward to many more Team Joseph events in the years ahead! Love to all!
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I want to thank you all again, for supporting Wheels for Joseph!!

Let's keep this campaign rolling towards success. Please re-post our link on Facebook and challenge your friends to do the same.

Happy and Healthy 2017 Everyone!
Joseph doing what he loves , at the San Luis Triathlon!!
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We've got great momentum, let's keep going into the New Year to meet our goal. Thank you everyone for your love and support!
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$5,865 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 52 people in 14 months
Created December 10, 2016
Laurie Stamper
on behalf of Bill Cornelius Cornelius
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WJ
$100
William & Pam James
13 months ago

We LOVE Johnny and Joseph!!

JC
$50
Jeff Cenoz
13 months ago

Joe, look forward to many more races with the new van and Cal Poly jogger. Jeff, Jeniene, Alex

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