Teams and Walkers

Select A Team:

75k
Edit in profile section

Welcome to My Fundraising Page

Lily Bowen

Lily Bowen

Thank you for visiting my fundraising page for Team HFOT in the 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon!

I have committed to raising funds and awareness for Homes For Our Troops, a Massachusetts-based nonprofit organization that builds and donates specially adapted custom homes nationwide for severely injured post-9/11 veterans, to enable them to rebuild their lives.

I'm also running to honor my dad, a Vietnam veteran, who recently suffered a major stroke that caused paralysis of his right side. As we undertook renovating our house in preparation for his homecoming, I learned firsthand the importance of handicap accessible homes. This accessibility, in the form of wheelchair ramps and other special adaptations, restores invaluable freedom and agency to injured individuals. A former marathoner himself, and lifelong advocate for fair treatment of veterans, I'm so grateful to have him cheering me on.

Thank you so much for your support!

Lily

  •  

Comments

$2,500
raised of $2,000 goal
 

Achievements

Recent Donations

$120.00
1. MMMarilyn Maguire
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sending love and support. Marilyn and Tom Maguire
2. ?Anonymous
Good Luck!!! You are so amazing!
$100.00
3. SBSamuel Brenner
$50.00
4. KNKristina Nault
5. SCSamantha Colbert
$100.00
6. TThe Ginns Family
Don't beat Kathryn!!! Good luck! Haha!