Among the crowd of participants in last October’s FILA City Challenge 5k/10k Run benefiting the Hirshberg Foundation were people, and a pooch, wearing t-shirts with the bold purple logo “Team MQ.” This eager group was present to support runner Monique Lewis, a pancreatic cancer survivor who was diagnosed in December 1996. After doctors discovered a […]
Archives for October 1999
In honor of her parents and grandmother, Angela found the motivation to reach her fundraising goal and complete the FILA Challenge 5k/10k. Her letter clearly made an impact on her community because she raised over $3,300 worth of pledges! She successfully met her goals, paid tribute to her family, and put one foot in front of the other to finish the race., demonstrating her commitment to never give up!