Donna Kummer

2013 Habitat 500 - Donna - Rider #33

Donna Kummer's fundraiser for Habitat For Humanity Of Minnesota, MN

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Biking to build a cycle of hope

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Little bit of mud on that stretch

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Lilah Aas & me

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The 2013 Bike.Home.

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Tom & Gretchen Twiss at our final rest stop on the century day - complete with apple strudel, sausage, & Nutella

This is my 9th year raising money for Habitat for Humanity. All donations go to the Milwaukee affiliate.

It's this simple. Sometimes life gives a person a tough row to hoe. I can either sit by the wayside and watch, or I can help. I don't have the resources to donate thousands or even hundreds of dollars, but I do have the best set of friends anyone could imagine. I also have the willpower to ride 500 miles in a week and sleep on gym floors. I'll do that, you give what you can, and everyone ends up a little bit better off.

Last year you raised $5,120 for Milwaukee's Habitat for Humanity. I am still stunned at the number of people who contributed and their generosity. Is it possible to do it two years in a row?

Many hands make light work, so I would love it if you could help find new donors. Here are some thoughts:

1. Use social media to help me publicize the cause.

2. Ask (challenge) your co-workers to match your donation. You buy their kid's Girl Scout cookies, don't you?

3. Pass the hat at family gatherings.

As always, I'll host a make-your-own turtle sundae party after the ride is over. Homemade hot fudge & caramel. Mmm-mmm! Any donation of $100 or more has the option of requesting a batch of home baked goodies.

And if you can't give, send me a note offering your moral support while I'm riding. Getting notes of encouragement while I'm on the road means a great deal to me.

Let's do this!

Donna


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Organization Information

Habitat For Humanity Of Minnesota, MN
2401 Lowry Ave Ne
Suite 210 Minneapolis, MN 55418

Phone
(612) 331-4439

Web
http://www.hfhmn.org

Email
jan@hfhmn.org

Mission
Make a meaningful and lasting difference…MAKE YOUR MARK! With your help, we can eliminate poverty housing from Minnesota.

EIN 411889904

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$5,381 raised of $5,000 goal
$0 $5,000
($2,784 online, $2,597 offline)
85 DONORS

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