Grace Colombara

is participating to honor:

John Colombara

Mrs. Grace Colombara
of Goal
$1,650 Raised

I am


with my team

Climb for A Cure

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Illuminate the darkness of Alzheimer's
Illuminate the darkness of Alzheimer's

My Story

I'm participating in The Longest Day, a team event to raise funds and awareness for the Alzheimer's Association. It is held on the summer solstice, from sunrise to sunset symbolizing the challenging journey of those living with the disease and their caregivers. I am honoring my father-in-law, John Colombara, who had Alzheimer's and my husband, Gino, who was his caregiver. For both of them, every day was the longest day.

As part of our Climb for a Cure team, I will be hiking to the summit of Mt. Rogers, VA (5728 ft.)  on Saturday, April 7, 2018. I will be climbing for a cure and to make a difference! 

Everyday those living with Alzheimer's and their families climb mountains we can't imagine. We are climbing for them. Please consider climbing with us and donating at any level you desire:

Mountain Level - Amount $300 ($60/1000 ft.)      

Peak Level - Amount $150 ($30/1000 ft.)

Appalachian Level - Amount  $100 ($20/1000 ft.)

Trailblazer Level - Amount $50 ($10/1000 ft.)                                                                  

This event honors the strength, passion, and endurance of those facing Alzheimer's disease. Gino and I believe if we all work together, we can illuminate the darkness of Alzheimer's. Shine your ray of light on The Longest Day, so that one day we will live in a world without Alzheimer's.

Illuminate the darkness of Alzheimer's
Illuminate the darkness of Alzheimer's
Help Grace raise $5,000.00

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Thank You Donors!
Arden Vaughan
Beth Bailey
Bob and Marie Madel
Cheryl Freeman
Jeffrey Griffin
Jen Hayes
Jeri Blythe
Joyann & Joseph Drumm
Judy Middleton, in the memory of my mother.
Katherine Geisaka
Kathryn Mc Donough
Kelly Bondurant
Kitty & Bob Schaum
Laura Taylor
Linda Miller
Lori Hasher
Madeline Fiore
Marti and Joe Olenick
Mary Meagher
Michael Wesey
Mike & Jackie Savage
Mrs. Grace Colombara
P. Eikenbary
Paul & Darlene Castellano
Raymond Medina
Socorro Bailey
Steven & Liz Gibbs
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