Status message

COVID-19: Times are tough, but our communities are tougher. Learn more about how you and your neighbors can play a part in tackling community challenges.
project leader
Sheila G
location
Livonia Ave.
Brooklyn (Brownsville)
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the project

We Run Brownsville is a grassroots based community organization that is utilizing a strengths-based approach to empower women to take ownership of their physical, emotional and mental health. WRB is a running program which will create, cultivate and sustain interpersonal relationships to better support lifestyle and behavioral changes. The program combines walking, running, strength training and cardiovascular activities with personal development workshops and wellness education.

 

 

 

the steps

  • Develop Partnerships with Community Agencies
  • Conduct Outreach to residents of Brownsville
  • Orientation and first practice
  • Begin outdoor training
  • offer bi-weekly croaa training ( boxing, double dutch)
  • offer classes - nutrition, yoga, race strategies
  • team participates in 5K run/walk
  • Assess/analyze data

 

why we're doing it

We Run Brownsville seeks to raise awareness around exsiting health disparities to cultivate leadership and advance advocacy around issues of equity and accessibility in order to lead to a robust and progressive community transformation from within.

 

 

 

budget

DISBURSEMENT BUDGET (as of 6/2/17):



RAISED = $2,845.00
ioby Platform Fee  $35.00
Payment Processing Fee (3%) $81.84
TOTAL TO DISBURSE = $2,728.16

 





Total Raised 2845  
Printing 250 Flyers, surveys, handbooks
Food, Ice & Beverage 250 Snacks for participants during practices
Equipment Expense  940 Stretch bands, jump ropes, weights, bull horn, cones, water bottles, yoga mats/slings, running pouches
Incentives 1250 Sneakers for participants

 

ORIGINAL BUDGET:



SUBTOTAL = 4,000
ioby Platform Fee  $35
ioby Donation Processing Fee (3%) $120
TOTAL TO RAISE = $4,155






Printing 250 Flyers, surveys, handbooks
Food, Ice & Beverage 1500 Snacks for participants during practices; Season End Celebration
Equipment Expense  1000 Stretch bands, jump ropes, weights, bull horn, cones, water bottles, yoga mats/slings, running pouches
Incentives 1250 Sneakers for participants
     

 

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donors

  • Chante R.
  • Tawa B.
  • Erika McSwain
  • Viola D. Greene-Walker
  • Nia Gordon
  • Steven Blanco
  • Sheila Gordon
  • Troy Gordon
  • Dina Straker
  • Liz
  • Anonymous
  • Tammy W.
  • Anonymous
  • Samantha G.
  • Anton
  • Felicia Stevens
  • NAILA M.
  • Diane A.
  • Wendy Petties
  • Anonymous
  • Anonymous
  • Shirley Barksdale
  • Felicia Harden-Bradford
  • Tyi Joyner
  • Silas Burch
  • Sonia Burch
  • Anonymous