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Not a runner? Not a problem!

              We've kicked off our 2012 Phantom Marathon program and are so excited to offer a FREE pedometer to the first 100 people who raise $262!  "Why $262," you may ask? While Team CdLS Marathon runners will put themselves through the struggle of running 26.2 miles, you can fundraise the same amount in dollars. 26.2 miles, 262 dollars. This year, we've added a special twist as well! Now, you too can...

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CdLS Inspired Ink

Carla, a mother of a child with CdLS, recently braved getting a tattoo and found the CdLS Foundation, and her son, were the inspiration. "This is my special way to bring awareness and to show how proud I am of our son. Even though he may need help spreading his wings and has CdLS, he is as special and truly a blessing as our other children." -Carla Have you done anything similar after being inspired by your children, family members, coworkers, etc.? Let us know...

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Look Who Came Looking for a Temp Job...

                        Meet our new Office Temp, Winnie The Pooh! Greeting visitors and staff with a smile and a warm hello.   "Sometimes,' said Pooh, 'the smallest things take up the most room in your heart." ― A.A. Milne   "Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." ― A.A. Milne...

Chase Community Giving Program: We Need Your Votes!

  The Cornelia de Lange Syndrome (CdLS) Foundation is in the running for a share of $5 million in small grants through the 2012 Chase Community Giving Program. The Foundation is competing with charities nationwide for grants ranging from $10,000 to $250,000 from the Chase Community Giving program. You can help ensure its success by voting for the CdLS Foundation through the Chase Community Giving program on Facebook from September 6 through September 19. The Foundation...


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