September 6, 2014 – 4th Annual Race Against Time

The 4th Annual Race Against Time was the most successful ever!  $15,800 was raised for PRF!  We can’t thank Kim (Nana) Pickard, Missy Hooper, Tara Underwood, and the other members of their Committee enough for their dedication and hard work at making this 5k/Fun Walk a success.  The auction items they had were incredible!  We want to send a special thank you to Kalvin and Vicki Smith for raising $9,000 themselves!  You guys have no idea how much this means to us….thank you so much for your dedication!  See you again next year at Cherokee Park in Louisville!

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August 9, 2014 – 7th Annual Zach Pickard Pelican Run

The 6th Annual Zach Pickard Pelican Run will go down in the books as the soggiest to date, but that didn’t stop us from having a great time!  Our awesome friends at Brownstown Electric Supply Company, in Brownstown, IN, always do a great job raising awareness and putting on this 5K.  This year they raised $12,121.54!  Even more amazing, their 6 year total is close to $150,000!   We can’t thank you enough! 
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July 28, 2014 – PRF and Sam Berns honored on the Katie Show

Audrey Gordon and Katie Couric gave an beautiful memorial to the incredible Sam Berns on Katie’s July 28th show.  Katie wanted to honor Sam, give props to PRF, and introduce the world to a couple of Progeria kids.  Zach and Carly, along with our families, were honored to be part of the show.  Thank you to Katie Couric and her wonderful staff for showing our family the best 24 hours in New York we could ever experience!   They even gave Zach a gift to see Queen LIVE in concert with Adam Lamber in Michigan!  The show was awesome and Zach loved it!  We are honored and blessed beyond words, and thrilled to be part of a wonderful tribute to Sam.  See Below for links to the two segments.

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Click here for Audrey Gordon’s segment

Click here for the Family Segment