Janet Kafkas' Fundraising

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$5,943.00 Raised

My Donors

  • YMCA Calgary
    $500.00

    Janet- Thank you for all your leadership in helping our YMCA live our cause!

  • Clark & Carolyn Baker
    $120.00

    Dedication is your new middle name, Janet!

  • Alan Hostrup
    $100.00

    Dear Janet,
    So proud and appreciative of you - thank you for all you do and good luck on training and completing the Chicago Marathon!

  • Karina Lee
    $60.00
  • Michelle Ragsdale
    $25.00

    I am happy to support Janet Kafkas and the cause! --Michelle Ragsdale

  • Nancy Farries
    $200.00
  • Dave, Jess, & Cameron
    $100.00
  • JoAnn and Andy Calhoun
    $50.00
  • Anne N. Brigis, President and CEO & YMCA of L.I.
    $250.00

    You are truly an inspiration to all.

  • Mrs. Kimberly Keith
    $35.00
  • Cathi Duchon
    $500.00

    Congratulations, Janet on this effort. I am impressed and touched by your commitment to family and to the LIVESTRONG program. Good luck. I look forward to hearing about your progress.

  • Denise and Steve Rowe
    $100.00
  • Scott & Cheryl Washburn
    $120.00

    Best wishes to you on your run and to Steve on his journey!

  • Mark and Michelle Dengler
    $35.00
  • Katie Woolf
    $20.00

    Thanks for being inspirational, strong, and dedicated.  I look forward to hearing about the journey.  Best of luck!

  • Beth & Steve Legate
    $30.00

    You go girl!

  • Anonymous
    $150.00
  • Josh Leonard
    $50.00

    So proud of you Janet!  Steve, I only know you through your sister, but I am so humbled by your courage.

  • Ms. Terri Texeira
    $60.00

    Janet, thanks for all you do to help your brother and others, Livestrong!

  • David Kawliche
    $60.00

    Good luck Janet + thanks for sharing your story.

  • Lisa and Baron Herdelin-Doherty
    $200.00

    Janet,
    Thanks you for representing all of us in this worthy effort. Together we can make a difference!

  • Linda Schreiber
    $200.00

    Kafkas Heroes, Thanks for all you do and bear.

  • Aaron Pick
    $100.00

    Hey Janet, 
    Glad you're continuing to do this and partnering with your brother in this way.  Proud of you.   
    - Pick

  • Lisa Drouin
    $60.00

    Run Janet - run!

  • Shelly McTighe-Rippengale
    $100.00

    I admire your commitment and strength.  Keep up the great fight!

  • Mr. Tom Brinsko
    $100.00

    Good luck Janet reaching your goal or $15K. Good luck also with your training.

  • Tess
    $50.00

    Go, Janet! 

  • Ms. Lourdes Hernandez
    $100.00

    Go, Janet! You, too, are an inspiration to many! As a marathoner myself, I know what it takes to do this, so my hats off to you! My hats off to your brother, Steve, too, who daily inspires people through his positive outlook on life. Run, Janet, run!

  • Kendall Hirai
    $100.00

    Janet,
    Thanks for including me in your challenge. I am rooting for you, Steve and all who are fighting cancer!
    Regards,
    Kendall

  • Cathleen Adams
    $60.00
  • Gordie and Kassie Echtenkamp
    $120.00
  • Stephen Butz
    $100.00
  • S Walker
    $60.00

    Strength, smarts and service are clearly fantastic family traits! Honored to support you all. Sandy

  • The Hasson-Johnson Family of Chicago
    $35.00

    Janet - it is amazing that you are doing this! We have known too many people affected by cancer - my best friend from college was diagnosed with breast cancer in our early 30s, and is a survivor (and HUGE bike event fund raiser participant!).
    Your family, and you, are an inspiration to LIVE STRONG!

  • Stephane Vaillancourt
    $50.00

    Good luck Janet !

  • Tom Lowery
    $35.00

    Steve, I wish you all the best ... Janet, you are remarkable. Good luck! Tom

  • Gary and Marcy Schlansker
    $100.00

    We are proud of you for your commitment and wish you the best.

  • Barb Sweitzer
    $25.00

    Janet --
    I admire your commitment to this cause. Good Luck

  • Donald McCarthy
    $25.00

    Janet, thanks for sharing your story. Cancer impacts everyone at some point in thier life. We lost my father-in-law, Dick Cherti, a few years ago. We are still inspired by his story, his will and his humor. I will keep your family in my prayers. Enjoy every step.
    Mac

  • Barry Watkins
    $120.00

    You go Janet! You're an inspiration as well as your brother.

  • Dan & Ann Newhouse
    $50.00

    Janet, you are just as amazing as your brother!! Keep up that positive spirit, and remember that we are with you in the fight!!

  • Natalie, a survivor
    $500.00

    Janet, I am so inspired by your actions. Thank you! 

  • Mary Gentry Roberts
    $60.00

    Have a blast with this Janet! Best of luck and love to you and your brother. Live life for the moment and enjoy everything about it!
    ~Mary

  • Brenda Welker
    $25.00

    in memory of Jean Watts

  • Chuck and Cindy Harris
    $100.00

    We wish you the best, Janet! God bless you and your dear brother. He is an inspiration...you are, too!
    Chuck and Cindy

  • Andrew and Mimi
    $60.00

    rock on!

  • D.M Ryan Family
    $50.00

    Go Janet! Go Steve!

  • Andrea Gurney
    $100.00

    YOU are awesome, Kafkas. I love the way you are continuing to run the race of life and feel blessed to be part of the journey as your friend.

  • Steve Kafkas in Memory of Kiersten
    $200.00
  • Mark W. Kafkas
    $25.00
  • Josh Leonard
    $50.00

    Janet and Steve - I am so proud of you! Happy Birthday Steve. 

  • Emerson
    $35.00
  • Margo, Michael and Mal Byrne
    $50.00

    Thanks for doing your part Janet and for being such an amazing supportive sister!

  • me
    $33.00

    Happy 33rd Birthday Steve! Love you!

  • Derek Smith
    $100.00
  • Janet Kafkas
    $200.00