LI2DAY 2017 raises $16,200 for Strength for Life

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Power for Life, a nonprofit group offering free train courses, wellness retreats, vitamin courses and empowerment group periods for most cancers sufferers, is a beneficiary of the LI 2Day Stroll. The LI2DAY was organized to boost consciousness and funds for breast most cancers and different most cancers analysis, to profit most cancers victims, survivors, and their households, and to help organizations which might be collaborating in such efforts.

The LI 2Day which is a 13.1 mile, someday stroll was held on June 10th, 2017. The stroll takes members alongside a scenic route overlooking the Smith Level Seashore after which via the native neighborhood. Individuals had an exquisite lunch after which head again to Smith Level Bridge within the remaining procession and celebration of survivors which ends with a closing ceremony.

If in case you have not had the chance to take part or view this superior occasion you’ll be amazed on the emotional celebration of those survivors. Mark your calendars and hold an eye fixed out to turn into concerned, that is an occasion value your time and efforts. The subsequent LI2Day will probably be on June ninth, 2018.

To our associates at LI2Day “Thanks a lot in your help of $16,200 this yr.” As you understand this can be a super assist to our small grass-root nonprofit, and each your religion and help is extraordinary. We’ve got actually been capable of develop all through Lengthy Island together with your assist.

Power for Life, celebrating its 10th yr, at present holds 12 train class every week spanning from the Queens border at Northwell Well being out to Southampton Hospital, serving to a complete of 2600 survivors in our brief lifetime. And as chances are you’ll know, we simply hosted our 22nd Wellness Retreat on August fifth, 2017 on the Hyatt Windwatch providing 20 new most cancers sufferers/survivors an escape from their every day duties and the chance to study new instruments to resume the thoughts, physique and spirit. We even have our empowerment group which meets twice a month, strolling teams throughout good climate and vitamin class.

Power for Life expanded the packages to pediatric most cancers sufferers and their households in 2016, this has been a sluggish begin however it’s gaining momentum. Under are the outcomes of our surveys after the category participation. Unbeknownst to us at first, the psycho/social facet of those courses exceeds all expectations.

It’s a continued pleasure to work with everybody concerned within the LI2Day, from day one we felt welcomed, appreciated and supported in every thing we tried to perform, and for that we’re grateful.

Thanks so very a lot Ginny Salerno, Kristie Moore and everybody at LI2Day.

Thanks to our walkers ‘our workforce’, our volunteers and our supporters.

You possibly can contact Power for Life at strengthforLife@optonline.internet, or

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we will achieve this little, collectively we will achieve this a lot.” 

~Helen Keller

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