15 for 15 Challenge

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Anywhere, USA

 

The 15 for 15 Challenge

PWS research won’t stop and we can’t either. You can help support research this year while setting a goal to improve your own health and wellbeing with our 15 for 15 Challenge!

Get started today - the first $15,000 raised will be MATCHED by our generous matching donor!

 

How it Works

1. Register to participate here

2. Choose your challenge, date and location.
Here are a few challenge ideas:
Run, bike, swim or walk 15 miles over the course of 15 days
Do yoga with the kids for 15 minutes every day for 15 days

Complete 15 reps of an exercise every day for 15 days
Share your best challenge ideas with us!

3. Make a donation to your fundraising page

4. Tell your friends and family about why you are taking the challenge
and ask your network to support you with a contribution to FPWR

5. Tag us in your challenge posts or email us your challenge goal and a photo
to help inspire and encourage others!

 

You can feel good knowing that you are keeping research going AND you can earn a cool prize while are you are at it!

Prizes

If You Raise: You Will Receive
$100 Virtual Shout Out
$500 FPWR Water Bottle
$2,500

1 Entry into the FPWR Conference Draw
The Winner Will Receive: 
2 conference registrations &
3 nights at conference hotel!

$5,000 Invitation to FPWR's exclusive MVP Awards to be held Friday, October 2nd, 2020 in Chicago!

 

 

We will do whatever it takes. We will not give up.

 
Why Support the Foundation for Prader-Willi Research?
 

The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research is dedicated to advancing PWS research and developing treatments for our loved ones with PWS. We are not just waiting and hoping for new treatments and a cure for PWS, we are aggressively doing something about it! From funding breakthrough research to facilitating partnerships and collaborations, we are driving research forward with urgency, because we are parents of loved ones with PWS too.

Learn more.

 

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How are Funds Used?

FPWR's research programs are advancing innovative research that will develop new and effective therapies for PWS. Your donation will ensure the best PWS research is moved forward so that our loved ones with PWS may lead full and independent lives. Donations to FPWR will:

  • Support innovative gene therapy research
  • Investigate novel PWS treatments
  • Facilitate clinical trials
  • Develop new models of PWS
  • Generate critical knowledge of PWS
  • Develop new therapeutic approaches
  • Improve clinical care
  • And More!

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 
Q. Can I only fundraise for the 15 days of my challenge?
A. No! You can fundraise all year long but you pledge to complete your activity challenge in 15 days.
 
Q. How and when will prizes be determined?
A. Funds raised through the 15 for 15 challenge on or before June 30th will be eligible for prizes. Fundraising pages will continue to be available through the end of the year. 
 
Q. When will I receive my prize?
A. Prizes will be distributed to qualified participants via email between July 15 and July 31, 2020