Youth2– Youth Helping Youth collected $2,191.61 for Injury Prevention and participated in a 5K Walkathon held in Toronto on May 5, 2013. Youth2 walked with a team of doctors, nurses, researchers and community advocates of the Hospital for Sick Children. YouthSquared brought home educational information on injury prevention to distribute to elementary, middle and high schools of Saratoga County. Did … Read More
May 2013-Alopecia Areata Foundation walkathon at SPAC
This very successful event organized by 14-year-old Clara Urbahn raised over $7,500.00 for the National Alopecia Areata Foundation. The purpose of the event was to raise awareness of Alopecia Areata, an autoimmune disorder that makes one lose their body hair. The monies raised from the fundraiser went to the National Alopecia Areata research program.
April-May 2013-Injury Prevention 5 K Walk/Run- Toronto, Canada
The Advisory Council of YouthSquared made a big effort to raise awareness of Injury Prevention and was able to raise $2,191.61 towards increasing educational efforts o reduce child injuries. YouthSquared was able to put together Injury Prevention packets to give out to all elementary, middle and high school nurses of Saratoga County. Representatives of YouthSquared walked with a team of … Read More