DHS School Chest 2016
PAF was chosen by Deerfield High School as the beneficiary of this year’s school chest, 3 weeks of fun activities to raise money and awareness for Propionic Acidemia. School Chest Letter 2016 There are so many incredible opportunities to participate that a website was set up with all of the information at Schoolchest2016.com Over $168,000 was raised in 3 weeks.
- Deerfield H.S. School Chest drive raises funds, awareness for local charity. – Steve Sadin, Deerfield Review, January 5, 2017
- School Chest Drive is personal for Deerfield High School Students – Steve Sadin, Deerfield Review, November 28, 2016
Ohio Families Tailgate and Corn Hole Tournament to raise money for PAF. Held in September 2016.
2013 PAF Education Conference- June 28-29, Denver, CO
2012 PAF Education Conference -June 30th, 2012, Middlefield, OH.
PA Family Day – October 15th, 2011 Columbus, OH – check out the Fall 2011 newsletter.
2012 PAF EDUCATION CONFERENCE AUGUST 7, 2010 CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.
4th Annual PA Family Day
Saturday, July 25, 2009, Burlington, KY
3rd Annual PA Family Day
Saturday, June 21, 2008, Lexington, KY Grouchos Poker Run – OH
2nd Annual PA Family Day
Saturday, August 11, 2007, Highland Park, IL 11-5 pm
1st Annual PA Family Day
Saturday, October 7th, 2006 Highland Park, IL
Previously Held Events benefitting PAF:
Susan Eason’s page: Nationwide Children’s Hospital Marathon/Half Marathon 10/18/2015. Raised $440.00.
Tara Gerlach’s page: Nationwide Children’s Hospital Marathon and 1/2 Maratohon 10/18/15. Raised $555.00
Ohio Families 10th Annual Corn Hole Tournament – OH Saturday, September 26th, 2015 – $6800 and counting
Tara’s 2014 Page : Columbus Half Marathon 2014
9th Annual Corn Hole Tournament – September 20th, 2014- Columbus OH
Bretty Bunch Page, Broad Street Run – 5/2014, PA
B-F.R.E.E. 2014 Winter Fitness Fundraiser, OH – 1st Place “LHA” from Luftman Heck & Associates – $1500
Annual Appeal – The Joy of Giving
Please consider a donation to PAF this holiday season
Tara Gerlach’s page: Columbus Half Marathon 10/20/13 –
Hike for Maren and Propionic Acidemia Foundation
Colorado – August 2013
8th Annual Cornhole Tournament and Tailgate
Columbus, OH, 9/14/2013 For more info., check out gwenforacure.com
3rd Annual TGBK Shootout Feb. 19, 2013 – Deerfield, IL
Crop for PA, February 18th, 2013 – Lewis Center, OH – Raised $1800
Young Family Superbowl – 1/2013 Raised $1030
Branch Family Superbowl – 1/2013 Raised $1080
Jhalak Dreams 2012 – San Jose, CA – Raised $1500
Brittany’s page – Brittany ran and completed the Big Sur Half Marathon in November, CA – Raised $648
Tera Gerlach’s page – Tara ran in the Columbus Half Marathon on October 21st, Columbus, OH Congrats!!! raised $585
Poker Run for PA- August 25, 2012; Ohio
check out www.gwenforacure.com – raised $5,000
Alan Duncan; September 8, 2012; UK – raised $2055
7th Annual Tailgate Party & Corn Hole Tournament for PAF September 29, 2012; Ohio -raised $10,000 and counting
2nd Annual TGBK Basketball Shootout
Friday, January 13, 2012, Deerfield, IL – Raised $2000
Maraton de Barcelona 3/25/2012: Check out Marisa’s Firstgiving Page
Nationwide Better Health Columbus Half Marathon in Columbus, OH – October 16th, 2011
- Team Talli – $1,100
- Team Cady – $1,342
- Eric McAdams Columbus Half Marathon – $1,431
- Jennifer Mouat – $215
- Tara Gerlach – $501
- Jamie Bailey – $300
- Michael Woolery – $701
Poker Run – August 14, 2010, OH
TGBK Shootout – October 12, 2010, Deerfield, IL
Studio Z Fitness Zumba party, Milford, CT
Sept. 2010 – Raised $510
5th Annual Cornhole Tournament and Tailgate, Columbus OH
Grouchos Poker Run
September 2010 Raised about $2700
PAF Education Conference 2010 Silent Auction/Raffle, Chicago, IL
August 2010 – Raised about $3200
Pomeroy Cornhole – Pomeroy, OH
Raised over $2300
Beef and Beer to Benefit Propionic Acidemia, Philadelphia, PA
Saturday, June 12, 2010 7:30 – 10:30 pm: Raised over $9000
Naperville Lights of Love 2009, Naperville, IL:
For each $1 donated to the PA Foundation this season, a light will be added to the Smith house in honor of their daughter, Talli, who has PA.
Jewel Osco Shop & Share Days
11/16/09; 11/17/09 and 11/18/09 – raised $24.77
8/24/09; 8/25/09 and 8/26/09 – raised $52.53
9/14/09; 9/15/09 and 9/16/09 – raised $27.41
4th Annual Cornhole Tournament & Tailgate Party for PA
September 19, 2009 – Gahanna, OH – raised over $15,000 for Propionic Acidemia Foundation
Climbing for a Cure – Michelle Burns and Shawna Macnamara successfully climbed Mount Ranier in honor of Michelle’s daughter, Kaitlyn, on July 5, 2009 and raised over $10,000 for Propionic Acidemia Foundation.
Lights of Love – Illinois vs. Ohio
For every $1 donation to Propionic Acidemia Foundation for Lights of Love, a bulb will be added. Thanks to another successful Lights of Love Campaign – over $4,000 was raised. (Illinois received $730 for Lights of Love and Ohio received $3328).
New York Marathon 11/2/08 – Marisa Cotrina is running for a cure in the New York Marathon. She has set up Gabriel’s Fundraising Page You can sponsor her at the site. Marisa raised over $9366.
3rd Annual Cornhole Tournament & Tailgate Party for Propionic Acidemia – September 13, 2008 – Gahanna, OH
Bianca’s Bike Night, Connecticut – August 24, 2008
Pork Roast & Cornhole Tournament, Bun’s Party Barn, Pomeroy, OH (more info to come – visit www.gwenforacure.com – June 28, 2008
6th Annual Propionic Acidemia Fundraiser sponsored by Squadron 21 Sons of the American Legion – April 12, 2008, Bath, Maine
Crop-A-Thon – February 18th
Lights of Love 2007 Columbus, Ohio
Corntoss Tournament for PA-Gahanna, OH – September 29th, 2007
Indian-Fusion Dance Showcase – May 12, 2007
San Jose, CA See information on event
Sons of the American Legion Annual Potluck Dinner -April 2007
Bowling for a Cure – March 10, 2007
Bolingbrook, IL 2 pm – 5pm
Archivers Crop Night – February 22, 2007
Ohio – for more information, check out www.gwenforacure.com
Charity of the Day – January 5, 2007
On January 5th, Propionic Acidemia Foundation was chosen at the charity of the day. Use this link: http://www.goodsearch.com/?charityid=499183 to go to goodsearch and goodsearch will donate 1 cent for each search.
Lights of Love
Month of December 2006 Columbus, Ohio
PKU Organization of Illinois Annual Meeting 2006 – The Links that Bind Us Together (PKU and Allied Disorders)
Saturday, November 4, 2006, Medina, IL
Panel participation by Jill Franks on behalf of PAF and families with PA.
Inaugural Squirrel Run for PA
Family 5K Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, November 4, 2006, 10:00 am Columbus, Ohio
Inaugural Cornhole Tournament for PA
Saturday, September 30, 2006 Gahanna, Ohio
Brandon’s 8th Birthday Party
Thank you for donating your gifts to PAF.
Reach for the Stars – 2006!!!
Sons of the American Legion Fundraiser for PA
Tinicum Elementary School 3rd Annual Talent Show
Thank you for donating your proceeds to help find a cure for PA!!!
Ryan Franks Raising Money with His PAF Can!
Winter 2006 Click Here
Franze Family Fundraiser In Memory of Vincent Franze
May 2005 Click Here
10k Fun Run – UK
Raised about £8K between sponsorship and family donations.
PAF Fundraising Night – UK
Raised about £4K in honor of Eilidh
Bikers help youngster with rare disease, Connecticut Post, Melvin Mason, 8/26/2008