I have taken on this challenge of running a half marathon to support the courageous kids, extraordinary staff, and wonderful KOC organization. I am taking my first steps so that they can keep on flying and reach new heights. Please help me in my efforts to give KOC a chance to soar!
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I am running for Kids of Courage because of the years of joy they have given to my son, Ezra, and to so many others. For the past 10 years, KOC has provided Ezra the opportunity for independence, adventure, and friendship. Nothing says it more than the smile on his face when he talks about memories of his trips around the United States. Ezra was born with Familial Dysautonomia and requires medical supervision throughout the day. KOC provides full medical support while making sure that everyone has a chance to travel with no obstacles. I have taken on this challenge of running a half marathon to support these courageous kids, extraordinary staff, and wonderful organization. I am taking my first steps so that they can keep on flying and reach new heights.
Karin, Jacob, Hannah & Sophie - $250.00
Way to go, Adena!!! We will be rooting for you!!
The Rosens - $250.00
Way to go, Adena!
The Steiner Family - $180
Run, Adina, run!
Sandy Starkman and Larry Pachter - $36.00
In Honor of Ezra Kress- a very special young man- we hope you are able to go somewhere fun again very soon- Bhatzlacha Adena - With love-
Tammy Adina Dorff - $100
What a wonderful idea! May the running bring you joy and a sense of purpose as you embark on the next decade. Best wishes, Tammy
Leora Joseph - $100.00
In honor of my friend Ezra, who is pretty awesome !
Marlene and Ed - $36.00
L'chiam and mazal tov. May the miles and smiles, travels and experiences of all be wondrous!
Samara and Paul Fisher - $54.00
Run, Adena! Run!
Anna Mohl & Mitch Revsine - $250
To your continued courage & extraordinary accomplishments!
The Solomon Family - $180
An amazing mom running for a wonderful organization! Wishing you all the best.
Ellen and Maurice Elias - $250.00
Good luck Adena!!!!!
Anonymous - $36
Tamara Charm & Oren Weisberg - $180
Amazing- a half marathon and for such a great cause. Good luck with the training. Ezra, we are counting on you to make sure your mom stays on her training schedule!
Nathan, Sandra, Lily and Jacob Avrunin - $54.00
We are excited to see you down here in January!
Reena Glazer - $100.00
Awesome and inspiring! Sending encouragement, strength, and much love.
Anonymous - $54.00
Harvey and Joan Bucholtz - $100
Good Luck, Adena. Your entire family is an inspiration. In honor of Ezra and you we make this donation.
Aryeh, Keren, Mimi, and Caleb Lebeau - $180.00
You are an inspiration to all of us! We are rooting for you every step of the way :)
Anonymous - $50.00
Sherri Lerner - $36
Run, Adena, Run! You not only make your family proud, you make us all proud!
Abie & Barbara Abraham - $100
In honor of the great Ezra Kress! Run Adena run!!!
Michael & Vivian Aronson - $180.00
Way to go Adena! Very proud of you and wish you only the best.
Ron and Leora Isaacs - $36
Go team Ezra!!
Jonathan Ehrlich - $36
Colton-Max Family - $36.00
Run Adena and Go Team Ezra.
The Landau Family - $180.00
So inspiring! Good luck on the run! And raise lots of money!
Jon, Randi, Talia, Shachar - $250
Sara, Josh, Harry & Isaac Stopek - $54
Good luck, Adena!!
Stacey and David Leibowitz and family - $180
Deener-Agus family - $118
Sharon Waller - $200.00
So proud of you for taking this on for such an important cause!
Suzanne, Barry, and Elliott Langman - $180
We are with you every step of the way!
Lopatin Family - $36
Go Adena go!!!!
Stephanie and Rabbi Benjamin Samuels - $18
Kol HaKAvod Adena and Ezra!
The Ronnen Family - $250
Great idea Adena! Have fun and good luck!
Cheryl Magen - $18.00
Adena, What a wonderful and brave challenge! Mazel Tov on the new decade and wishing you a safe and successful marathon. If you need any pointers there's a guy I work with who has run marathons before....:)
June and Sid Kress - $500.00
Run Adena run for this wonderful cause! We are so proud of you. Lots of love and good wishes.
Andrew & Chaviva Kaplan - $54
Kol HaKavod Adeena. You never cease to impress and inspire.
Julie Zuckerman & Joshua Kulp & family - $180
In honor of Ezra! And in honor of Adena's 50th and first half-marathon - wow!
Wendy and Mitchel Rosen - $18
Anonymous - $18.00
Sara, Adam, Talia, Dena & Ilan - $180.00
Go Adena go! We're proud of you for tackling this challenge and we can't wait to hear about your training and progress.
Marla S. Zirin - $50.00
In honor of your entire amazing family. Run like the wind, Adena!!
Anonymous - $180
The Mevorahs - $54
We are rooting for you Adena. Wishing you the best.
Dorie & Bruce Levin - $180
The sheer joy that Ezra has experienced over these years with KOC will motivate you through this run. (But you're still a little crazy!)
Linda & Al Tondow - $36
Susan & Michael Karpoff - $100
In Honor of Ezra and having incredible neighbors. Enjoy watching you do your practice running now Good luck
The Burkes - $54.00
Go Adena and Ezra and the whole family! You are awesome and inspiring!
Anonymous - $100.00
Brian, Lisa, Shayna and Ari - $180
Run Adena Run!
Laura & Aaron Shaw Frank - $50
This is amazing! So thrilled to help support your run!
Joy & Steve Kuchinsky - $36.00
Kol ha Kavod on this special endeavor! What an inspiration to the community!
Roz Lang - $36
In honor of Ezra's birthday.
Ilana Lutman - $18.00
Anonymous - $18
Ari & Stacy Goldberg - $36
In honor of a family that knows how to Love Life, Dream Big and Be Positive!
The Benvents - $54.00
Happy Birthday Ezra! And best wishes for a great race, Adena!
Linda Diamond - $36.00
We all know that having brave Ezra’s support will make you fly.
Rabbi Charles Savenor and Julie Walpert - $36
In honor of Ezra! Run, Adena, run!
Karen B Dine - $36.00
Sherry & Ira Cohen - $360.00
Run Adena Run!! We are so proud of you and the whole Kress family!! Love you all.
Steven and Fraidy - $100.00
What a wonderful way to celebrate Ezra’s birthday! Happy upcoming birthday, Ezra!!
Kira and Ezra - $21
Run Mom Run! We will be cheering you on all the way. Love, your children
Joy - $50
Happy running! Good luck!!!
Debbie, David, Sam and Michael Lurie - $21.00
In honor of Ezra's 21st birthday. Go Adena!
Erin Bruno - $36
Porush Family - $54
We love you Ezra!! We hope you had an A-OK day and a great year to come. Happy happy birthday!
The Kibels - $54
Happy Birthday Ezra and Good Luck Adena
Sarah & Avi Scher - $100
Way to go, Adena!! We're so excited for you!
Marcia and Jim Lebeau - $25.00
We are proud of you for taking on this significant challenge to honor your son and our nephew. We love you both.
Alisa, Sophie, Tali, and Oren - $100
In honor of Ezra's 21st birthday! Adena, we are so proud of you!
Lily Kaplan - $100.00
Adena, Best wishes for a successful run!
Bracha Hirsch - $180
Good luck Adena! And happy 50th!!
Jason Sobel - $54
Eleanor D. Kress - $180
With all good wishes for a great run! Delighted to support your efforts!
The Rich Family - $50.00
In honor of Ezra and the whole family! With hugs from Buffalo, The Rich Family
Stephie, Michael, Adira, Yael, and Sophia - $250
Run, Adena, run! Good luck and have fun. It's so amazing that you've taken this on!
Melanie and Jeffrey Cohen - $36
We are proud of you both! Good luck Adena!
Anonymous - $260
Virginia and Robert - $360.00
In a political climate with everyone running - it is good to see you running for a great cause!
Malcolm Thomson - $100
Adena and Ezra are true CHAMPION!
Tova Cohen - $100
Go Adena go!!
Neil and Susan Ovadia - $50.00
It is a privilege to support your family and the KOC.
The Stillman Family - $180
Way to go Adena!
Michelle J Kraus - $75
Adena, you rock in so many ways! I am really proud of you. Looking forward to spending time in the new year!
Bob, Leora, Jon, Gabe, and Eli - $180
Way to go, Adena!
Faith and Matt - $279
Goal reached, mission accomplished. Happy New Year!
Yosefa, Dov, Nesya, Amitai, Katriela, and Gamliel - $100.00
We are so proud of you and love you!
Bill and Bev Lebeau - $500.
Adena- You are awesome! We’ll be running with you every step (in our thoughts). With our love.
Etan Slomovic - $100
Good luck Adena!
Anonymous - $36.00
Anonymous - $100.00
Elayne & Howard Levkowitz - $180.00
Ezra and Adena you are both inspiring! Way to Go!!!
Brian, Lisa, Shayna and Ari - $100
Happy birthday Adena and Jeff!
Stephanie Dickstein - $36.00
Have a great run for a great cause
Mindy Schall - $180
Truly amazing!!! good luck
Anonymous - $180
Anonymous - $100.00
The Ostrin Family - $100
So proud and more power to the whole Kress Fam!!
Brad gross - $36.00
Jeff, Rachel, Jason and Daniel Greenberg - $180
What a wonderful way to support such an important program!! Have a GREAT run!!
Mark Semer - $100
Adena, run like the wind! Happy 21st Ezra!
Sam, Sue, Aviva, and Noah - $18
The Sessler Family - $36.00
Cheering Adina on! Happy Birthday Ezra~!!
The Zeidwerg Family - $36.00
Miles of smiles!!!
Nadine Sasson Cohen - $18.00
Adina and Ezra - you are both an inspiration!!
Lisa T Weis - $36
Jen & Dan - $100.00
Whoo, hooo! Go Adena!
David Hoffman - $180.00
Julie and Charles Manopla - $101
Go Adena!!! In honor of the incredible Professor Ezra Kress who likes to swim in the pool.
Dani & Jenny - $100
Barbara Krueger - $18
Adena, Lots of Luck on your run! Ezra, it has been wonderful working with you. A terrific organization, I know how much you enjoy your trips. Barb
Jeremy and Niva Ament - $180
Beautiful and inspiring! Have a great time!
Patricia Keiling - $10.00
Robin and Stephen Garfinkel - $50.oo
Miriam Avrunin - $54
A great cause. Enjoy the run!
Julie Morby - $50.00
Good luck Adena!
Karen L. Small - $36
Good luck Adena. Running for a terrific cause!
Kait & Kenny - $54.00
Such a great cause... run like the wind!!
Schwimmer family - $100
Good luck!! We love you!!
Tobi & Rizzo Lebeau Kress - $500
Woof woof. Bark Bark.
Carol Friedman - $18.00
I know i’m not first- hope i’m Not last.
Anonymous - $18.00
Jessica Dovi and Gabe - $180.00
Go Adena!!! We love the whole Kress Family!
Julie Hirschfeld - $36.00
Kol hakavod and mazel tov!
Beth, Brad, Maisie, and Gabe Kramer - $36.00
We are so so proud of you Adena!!! You guys and Ezra are so so dear to us and such an inspiration to all!!
Beth Levine - $50
Congratulations on a race we'll run!
Dorothy Denburg - $36
In honor of Ezra Kress and his family - go, Adena!
Henry and rose brystowski - $100.00
You are truly inspiring Proud of you
Rina and Avigdor Ne'eman - $36
Mazal tov on your amazing accomplishment! May you go from strength to strength - you are extraordinary!
Jodi and Andrew Moskowitz - $100.
Your whole family is an inspiration to us. Mazal Tov!!
Elizabeth Breau - $18.00
You are so cool! Mazel Tov on accomplishing so much for such a good cause!
Sharon Frant Brooks - $36
I am so impressed by you and by Ezra and your whole family! B'hatzlacha!
The UWS Fishers - $36
Kol Hakavod! With love and admiration from your old and new friends the Fishers : ) xo
Barbara and David Hoffman - $55.00
Adena, it is our pleasure to help you reach your goal!! We have heard how special your son is to everybody that knows and loves him! Congrats on raising so much money for your awesome organization helping so many kids! ⭕️❌😍❌😍🧡 Barbara and David
Joan & Stuart Mitnick - $54.00
Adena, You are amazing and Inspirational! Love, Joan & Stuart Mitnick
Maurice and Ellen Elias - $36
Ellen and Maurice Elias - $21
In honor of one very special Kid of Courage. Happy Birthday, Ezra!
Talia Feldman - $180
Dena Feldman - $360
Roberta Waterstone Albert - $54