Runnin’ Not Walken: Update #3

Just two items to update today: I’m happy to report that Ash Brokerage has committed again for the 3 consecutive year to support Runnin’ Not Walken at the Silver level of $500.  This brings our total sponsorship dollars to $1750.  We are well on our way to our sponsorship goal! On the donor side, we haveContinue reading “Runnin’ Not Walken: Update #3”

Run-Gooder #10 – Karl

Please note, this article was run on February 5th.  Karl had about 85% of his monetary goal met at that point and had 3 races to go.  He’s down to 2 races and is only 6% away from his goal.  Please read his story once more and if you feel moved, please consider giving toContinue reading “Run-Gooder #10 – Karl”

Runnin’ Not Walken Update #2

Just a quick update on how Team Runnin’ Not Walken is doing.  So far today, we’ve raised $300 to benefit NeighborLink Fort Wayne.  There’s a pretty exciting development there for May 1st.  We’ll be back in touch in the coming days and weeks on that so be on the lookout! Nine of the 12 spotsContinue reading “Runnin’ Not Walken Update #2”

Runnin’ Not Walken Update!

Ragnar Registration Day has been one of the most exciting days of the year for me.  It bears with it the promise of adventure.  It’s a feeling both exhilarating and daunting. Sometimes I find myself busting at the seams with exuberance as I’m so ready to hit the road with the teams.  Each year andContinue reading “Runnin’ Not Walken Update!”

Happy February!

I saw this the other day and it got me thinking and I just had to share.  It’s a pretty simple message but it’s the kind of thing that can turn into a pretty inspirational message for our efforts here, maybe even a mission statement: To Be A Light of Hope & Encouragement for RunnersContinue reading “Happy February!”

Reflection Friday…

It does not matter how slowly you go, as long as you do not stop – Confucius Happy Friday!  Today is January 25th and the first month of the year is almost in the books.  It is remarkable how quickly time flies nowadays.  As we bring this month to a close, or anything for thatContinue reading “Reflection Friday…”

Work Hard. Do Good. Love Wins

Life’s most urgent and persistent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ – Martin Luther King, Jr. I just had to share this because when you make changes, sometimes there’s worry that creeps in on whether you’re doing the right thing or not.  As a whole, our team, even those that aren’t coming back,Continue reading “Work Hard. Do Good. Love Wins”

Run-Gooder #9 – Michael

It was early 2015.  Team Runnin’ Not Walken had about 8 or 9 of our 12 spots filled.  I reached out to Michael and his two brothers, Adam and Ryan via Facebook to see if he had an interest in joining us on this crazy Ragnar Relay adventure that we were going to be attemptingContinue reading “Run-Gooder #9 – Michael”