Join Maria for her final year as chair of the Best Buddies Challenge!

October 3, 2015

Special Announcement from Maria – 2015 will be Maria’s Final Year as Chair of the Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle! Dear Team Maria, For the last 12 years, I have been the proud chair of the Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle. Air Jordan Retro 10 Kyrie Irving All Shoes It was a role I took on as First Lady and six years ago, we started our own team of people who wanted to make an impact: Team Maria. Together we have raised $12 million for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), with over $2 million raised by Team Maria ourselves. Chicago Bulls It has been an extraordinary journey. jordan pour homme Nike Air Max 2016 Heren grijs Our team has been a labor of love and together, we’ve been fueled by the gift of Best Buddies. I want to thank you for your support. Maglie Detroit Pistons With my son entering his Senior year of High School and preparing to go off to college, I’ve decided that this will be my last year as chair. I thought it was a good time for me to start a new chapter and make room for someone else to chair. Adidas Zx Flux Noir Nike Air Max 90 Dames

Chaussures Asics Homme This event is so important to me and I’ll always try to attend, but it’s time to let someone else infuse their own energy, enthusiasm and new ideas into this extraordinary ride. kyrie 1 pas cher We’ve been inspired by the simple and powerful act of friendship and have ridden thousands of miles as a team because together we know that we can make a difference in the world. EQT SUPPORT ADV

asics pas cher But there’s still a long distance to go, and I know we will continue Moving Forward Together to continue supporting Best Buddies, strengthening friendships and most importantly, changing hearts and minds to help build a more accepting world for people with IDD. Womens Air Jordan 8 nike tn 2017 homme With this being my last year as chair, I hope you all come back for a blowout year riding along California’s breathtaking coastline in style on September 12, 2015 at the 12th annual Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle. With less than 6 months to go until the ride, it’s time to get registered, start training, and ramp up your fundraising efforts. Follow these simple steps to reconnect with us to start making a difference, change lives and have a lot of fun: 1. Sign-up – Register now for the 2015 Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle here: and get the Team Maria discount rate. Nike Air Max 2017 Dames groen 2. Maglia James Harden Join the conversation – Visit the Team Maria website, friend us on Facebook and follow @TeamMaria_HCC. Asics Pas Cher Please share your team memories and photos and updates on your fundraising efforts. Asics Gel Nimbus 18 Uomo

We want to hear from you. Canotte OKC Thunder Zapatillas EQUIPMENT 10 M We want to support you in your work to support Best Buddies. 3. Tell your story –What inspires you about Best Buddies? Why are you a member of Team Maria? How will you help the team move forward? Check-out what other members of Team Maria had to say. Message us if you’re interested in submitting a profile. Joe Paterno College Jersey Nike Roshe Run Motif Homme scarpe nuove della nike 4. nike damskie buty Asics Gel Noosa męskie adidas uk store Motivate others to get engaged – Forward this email to a family member, friend, neighbor or co-worker and encourage them to join Team Maria to experience for themselves the team’s fun spirit and passion. If they cannot join the team this year, perhaps they can make a donation. adidas yeezy asics gel lyte 3 hombre rojas 5. Prince Amukamara Fjallraven Kanken No.2 nike air max 2016 zwart Meet our coach – Team Maria’s coach is Katherine O’Neill – she is here for you as a resource and can answer any logistical, training, or fundraising questions about the ride and Team Maria. See below for more about her, or contact her directly at 617-790-5341 or Fjallraven Kanken This year will be the best one yet. Fjallraven Kanken Classic And remember, we’re moving forward together! With Gratitude, Maria Shriver About Team Maria’s Coach Hi, my name is Katherine O’Neill and I’ll be your Coach for the 2015 Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle. ugg australia bottes I’ve seen firsthand the value of creating genuine friendships while spending time in my mother’s special education classroom over the years. After witnessing the Best Buddies mission in action at my college’s local chapter, at UNC Chapel Hill, I was motivated to apply for a job with the organization after graduation. I am based out of our Boston office (Go Pats!) and I have had the pleasure of working for Best Buddies since June of last year. I look forward to working with Team Maria this season and I hope to hear more about what motivated you to take the Challenge and your connection to the cause. Joe Vellano Julio Jones Please don’t hesitate to contact me with any questions you may have leading up to the event. Asics Onitsuka tiger męskie Maglia Chris Paul I can be reached directly at: 617-790-5341 or

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