From November 1st - November 11th, 2012 all tips left in the
box by the register at the Chesapeake Grille and Deli in Dunkirk, MD go
to the Jacob Phelps Foundation for Pediatric Brain Tumor Research. Stop
by, eat some good food, and donate to a great cause!! Thank you to the Chesapeake Grille and Deli for hosting this fundraiser!
Thank you to everyone who supported Team Jacob in the Race for
Hope - DC 2012. Team Jacob had 24 members and raised $1850 for the Race for Hope and Brain
Thank you to all of our supporters for helping us raise
awareness, promoting and participating in our fundraisers, and donating
to the Jacob Phelps Foundation. Because of your support the Jacob
Phelps Foundation in March 2012 donated $7000 to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital in support of Pediatric Epedymoma Brain Cancer Research.
In May, Team Jacob participated in the 2011 Race for Hope - DC.
It was inspirational to participate with so many survivors, family,
caregivers, and supporters. Team Jacob had over 30 team members and
Applebee's in Oak Harbor, WA held a successful fundraiser in May. Thanks Applebee's for your support.
The September Causes Campaign on Facebook reached 140 people and raised $460 for research.
For a week in October, the tips jar at Chesapeake Grille and Deli
in Dunkirk, MD was donated to the Jacob Phelps Foundation for Pediatric
Brain Tumor Research. The event raised $700 for research! Thank you to
everyone who helped promote and support this event.
The Jacob Phelps Foundation held an eBay Giving Works auction in October and November and it was a huge success.
Thank you to all the businesses and individuals that donated
items including, A. Bevard, Charter One Hotel and Resorts, Inc, Chateau
Elan, Chesapeake Beach Resort and Spa, M. Diamond, Dylann Art, Hagemann
Studios, Hotel Indigo - Atlanta Midtown, B. Korsmo, J. Leach,
Penn-Florida Club Properties, Pitter Patter Art, Reeves Family, Joan
Simonton, S'well Bottle, and Mr. Wright.
THANK YOU to the volunteer auction committee. The event was
a success because of the hard work and dedication of each of you!
Finally, Thank you to all of YOU. Thank you for support to the
Jacob Phelps Foundation and dedication to raise awareness for funds for
pediatric brain tumor research. Thank you for bidding and spreading for
auction had over 200 bids on 25 items and raised over $2492.
The Jacob Phelps Foundation donated $10,000 to the groundbreaking ependymoma research being preformed at
Seattle Children's Olson Neuro-Oncology Lab.
We sold over 300 Recipes for a Cure cookbooks throughout the year.
Team Jacob participated in the North Whidbey Relay for Life on
4th. Our team raised $3558 for the American Cancer Society. Thank you
for participating, donating, and helping to raise
awareness and funds for cancer research.
An August, Oak Harbor, WA garage sale raised $1110 for reseach.
September 15, our local hometown newspaper, the Whidbey News
Times, ran a front-page article on Jacob and the Jacob Phelps
Foundation. Thank you Whidbey News Times and Justin Burnett for helping
us to raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer and the need for more
research funding! You can read the article by clicking on the following
Jacob and the
Jacob Phelps foundation story was featured on King 5 NBC news Seattle
on September 24th. Thank you Elisa Hahn and King 5 for
airing our story and for raising awareness for pediatric brain tumor
research! You can view the video
The Jacob Phelps Foundation participated in the Run of Hope Seattleon
October 3rd. The Run of Hope Seattle
http://www.runofhopeseattle.com/ raises funds for pediatric brain
tumor research at Seattle Children's Hospital. Team Jacob raised $2030!
GO TEAM JACOB!
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