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Pancakes for PBD

We didn't do an official count, but we had a steady stream of family, friends, and community members the whole morning. Between the pancake and sausage sales and donations we were able to raise over $2,000 for the Global Foundation for Peroxisomal Disorders! This money will go to helping our family and other families offset the costs associated with attending the 2012 GFPD Family Support Conference this summer in Orlando, Florida.

The event was a huge success and we will be planning to have the 2nd Annual Pancakes for PBD next May to once again raise funds to help families attend the GFPD conference. We are also planning on doing a chili supper event this fall with all the money being earmarked for PBD research! We'll let everyone know when we settle on a date.

Our family would not have been able to do this without the love, support and generosity of our friends and family. Thank you! 































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