*miles leaderboards updated weekly on Mondays and Fridays
Welcome to the final week of the 2020 CAF Community Challenge! Let’s cross the finish line strong. Tune in live on our Facebook and YouTube channels for the 2020 Celebration of Abilities Awards Program co-hosted by Bob Babbitt, Michelle Wie, and KUSI’s Allie Wagner as we showcase of unforgettable sports accomplishments! Celebrate the extraordinary CAF athletes and the generosity of CAF supporters throughout the past year.
CAF has moved over 175,000 miles – We have 9 days remaining to hit our goal of 1,000,000! Keep pushing.
Be sure to watch and share all the extraordinary surprise grant presentations from this past week. We paired up some professional athletes and surprised (5) individuals with lower limb-loss with new Össur running prosthetics.
Be sure to earn your highly coveted CAF swag bag by raising a minimum of $500 by October 18th. You have two more weeks to raise $250 per week, that’s close to $36 per day! You’ve come so far, it’s time to reach the virtual finish line with the pride of knowing you have truly changed lives. Also check out CAF’s How to Raise $500 in 10 Days Tips.
We have over 750 registered participants and 100 teams have been formed. Together, we’ve raised $1,000,000 of which $143,000 has been raised by the 217 challenged athletes. Now that’s something to celebrate!
Welcome to the 7th week of the CAF Community Challenge presented by Vega. We have over 700 registered participants and 100 teams have been formed. Together, we’ve raised $720,000 of which $130,000 has been raised by the 215 challenged athletes. Way to go!
Welcome to the 6th week of the CAF Community Challenge presented by Vega. Talk about showing the world the power of sport – collectively we have moved 72,000 miles and we are still going strong. Athletes from around the world have joined together and raised more than $545,000. Check out the 3rd Challenge Digest video here hosted by Chase and Chad Merriweather.
Welcome to the 5th week of the CAF Community Challenge presented by Vega. We have over 587 registered participants and 100 teams have been formed. Together, we’ve raised $496,856 of which $113,760 has been raised by the 193 challenged athletes. Get the full update for Week 5 (and a look back at Week 4 stats) in our weekly newsletter.
We’re heading into Week 4 of the CAF Community Challenge presented by Vega and have a lot to be proud of. Together, we’ve raised more than $460,000 and of which, $52,000 of that has been raised by the 171 challenged athletes. Check out the 2nd Challenge Digest video here hosted by Hunter Woodhall.
We are two weeks into this re-imagined fundraising event that is challenging all of us to set personal athletic and fundraising goals. The momentum is incredible! Collectively, we’ve moved over 20,000 miles since the tracking started on Saturday August 8th and we’ve raised over $415,000 towards our goal of $2,000,000.
Collectively, we’ve gone over 6,000 miles since the tracking started on Saturday August 8th and we’ve raised over $350,000 towards our goal of $2,000,000! Be sure to watch the Week 1 Re-Cap video hosted by CAF Ambassador and four time Paralympic Swimmer Rudy Garcia-Tolson.
Jack’s dream is to become an elite junior athlete and participate in the Paralympics someday.
Gabby’s dream is to take gold at the 2021 paracycling road national championships and then take gold at the 2024 Paralympics in Paris.
Every year Chase works really hard to pass his goals from the year before. He hopes that one day it all pays off so he can compete against athletes from all over the world!
When Kenasyn dreams big, she imagines herself winning a gold medal in one of her races.
Tyler wants to become a gold medalist in the 2024 Paralympic Games for Track and Field. His dream is to get his PhD in Sports Medicine and become the Sports Medicine Physician for Team USA Paralympics.