In 2014 & 2015, Team BAlieve raised funds necessary for the American Lung Association to provide lifesaving education, research and advocacy so we can beat lung disease and soon find a cure. I am one of the million Americans that is affected by asthma. (Hit Button Text for more information on this unique fundraiser.)
In 2014, I set a goal of completing the Fight For Air Climb for the
American Lung Association. I am one of the million Americans that have asthma. Others wanted to join me in the “vertical road race” and Team BAlieve was
Two days before the climb, I was diagnosed with pneumonia and couldn’t
participate but did go support my team. Paul Zarrella, Melanie Diamanti, Bill Maine, Amanda Murphy, Amanda and Michael McGlynn, Sean and Jen Morisson, and Ray Morissette were the incredible athletes who attacked those stairs. They all did
In 2015, Melanie Diamanti, Ray Morissette, Paul Zarrella, Helga Tolles and
Heather Bessee joined Team BAlieve.
I finally got to finish the race! As I looked out the window of the 24th floor window of the Omni Hotel, words can't express my feeling of accomplishment.
In total, Team BALieve raised $2,857.58 for the American Lung Association.
I would like to thank all those athletes who came to race for this cause. I would also like to thank all the generous donations that we received for the American Lung Association. This is a charity that means a lot to me and I will always support.