Member Spotlight: Anastasia Carney

September 17, 2013

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Occupation: Program Associate, nike air max 2016 dames The California Endowment

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What inspired you to join Team Maria and take on the Challenge?

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I signed up to ride the 15 mile challenge to show my support for Best Buddies’ efforts to champion individuals with disabilities.

What is the most rewarding part of the Challenge for you?

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  1. LOVE IT ANNIE!

    Comment by Tamara — 7.18.2013 @ 12:02 pm

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