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Living In the Moments of Life’s Transitions

“A lot can be told from what happens in between the main moments.” – Annie Leibovitz June is upon us…and with it comes a flurry of activity. Children move on from one grade to the next, graduation ceremonies usher in the next phase for young adults, marriages mark new chapters for couples in love, and this month brings with it the longest, lightest days [...]

2019-07-29T10:59:25-05:00June 10th, 2019|Blog, Blogs, Sarah Bartosz|

GOLD IN SEPTEMBER TO BE BENEFICIARY FOR JACOB ANDREWS FOUNDATION EVENT

First Annual Pig Out for Pediatric Cancer DELAFIELD, WI – Gold In September (G9) is pleased to announce that they are partnering with the Manitowoc, Wisconsin based, Jacob Andrews Foundation, as the direct beneficiary of funds raised at the first annual Pig Out for Pediatric Cancer event. The family friendly event is open to the public, and will be held on Saturday, June 29 [...]

2019-07-29T12:15:27-05:00June 10th, 2019|Press Releases|

CLASSIC 8 GIRLS LACROSSE RAISE NEARLY $12K FOR GOLD IN SEPTEMBER

Supporting Childhood Cancer Research DELAFIELD, WI – Gold In September (G9) is pleased to announce that 19 Classic 8 girls lacrosse teams representing 11 different programs, raised nearly $12,000 in support of childhood cancer research. The initiative was spearheaded by Shelly Schumacher, the Mukwonago Girls Lacrosse head coach, who challenged cross-town rival Arrowhead, to a friendly competition to see who could raise more [...]

2019-07-29T11:13:26-05:00June 8th, 2019|Press Releases|

Celebrating the Both/And this Memorial Day

“... for there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” William Shakespeare This coming Monday our nation will celebrate Memorial Day. This day has become synonymous with family picnics and time off. But for the families missing a loved one who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country, the day must be both a welcome day of remembrance and a heartbreaking reminder of what [...]

2019-05-23T14:06:23-05:00May 23rd, 2019|Blog, Sarah Bartosz|

Celebrating Motherhood

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is stronger than natural laws. – Barbara Kingsolver This Sunday we celebrate motherhood. For some it is a day of great joy and happiness and for others, those who have lost a child or those who are longing to become a mother, it can be very difficult. No matter your story, each of us here on earth has a [...]

2019-05-15T12:44:15-05:00May 9th, 2019|Blog, Sarah Bartosz|

The Things and Memories We Pack

In June of 2005 my husband John and our two children, Jack and Annie, moved into our brand-new home in Hartland, Wisconsin. It was the home in which we had planned to raise and expand our family creating decades of happy memories. I had visions of pulling lovingly cared for things out of the basement to be shared with grandchildren one day. Those visions [...]

2019-05-01T12:22:43-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Blog, Blogs|

How do You Run a Marathon? …One Mile at a Time.

How can I support G9? It is a question I hear regularly. And as diverse as the individuals asking the question are the answers that can be provided. The obvious response to the question is donate. However, as individuals with talents and skills that are distinctively our own, there is something empowering when we each use our unique abilities to lend support. With that [...]

2019-05-01T12:36:34-05:00April 10th, 2019|Blog, Blogs|

CLASSIC 8 GIRLS LACROSSE TEAMS UP WITH GOLD IN SEPTEMBER TO FIGHT CHILDHOOD CANCER

11 Programs Join Forces Off the Field DELAFIELD, WI – Gold In September (G9) is pleased to announce the support of 11 girl’s lacrosse programs within the Classic 8 Conference. The initiative, which is called LACROSSE vs. CANCER – Teaming Up to Fight Childhood Cancer, has a goal of raising $40,000 this season. Schumacher was overwhelmed by the support of the lacrosse community and [...]

2019-07-29T11:11:07-05:00April 8th, 2019|Press Releases|

RUNNER SEEKS TO HELP GOLD IN SEPTEMBER (G9) RAISE $26,200 FOR CHILDHOOD CANCER

Running Boston While Helping Fund Childhood Cancer Research Efforts DELAFIELD, WI – Gold In September is thrilled to announce that local marathoner, wife and mother of three, Kris Bachman, will run the  123rd Boston Marathon on April 15, while raising funds for childhood cancer research. The goal Bachman has set for herself is $1,000 for each mile of her marathon journey. Bachman, who has [...]

2019-07-29T12:15:40-05:00April 2nd, 2019|Press Releases|

Fighting Cancer – You are More Than a COG in a Wheel

Definition: ‘cog’ in the wheel – one who hold a minor but necessary post in a large organization; a small member of a larger organization or system The Children’s Oncology Group (COG) held their annual Spring meeting last week in Denver. And in spite of a blizzard bomb cyclone threatened to disrupt the efforts of many coming together to fight childhood cancer, I am [...]

2019-05-01T12:38:44-05:00March 21st, 2019|Blog, Blogs|