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Happy Friday, A few things and then a brief thought. I know there are a few pledge cards still out from our event a couple weeks ago. Please turn those in as soon as possible. We have raised $272,512 toward our “Let’s Finish This” goal of $1,500,000! We need to raise the remaining portion by


Thank you to everyone who came out for the “Let’s Finish This” event last Saturday. We had a wonderful evening on the property, enjoying food, hearing the vision of building hearts and minds, touring the campus, and writing our prayers and words of encouragement on the floor of the ARC. We hope to announcement the


Last week, a family contacted me with the desire to extend their pledge in response to the “Let’s Finish This” video. This family was planning to purchase a new car, but instead feels called to wait a year and use the money as their contribution to finishing the “Build the ARC” campaign. This family has

Sidewalk Chalk

When my kids were a little younger, they loved sidewalk chalk. They would go out on the driveway and draw pictures and write their names all over the concrete for hours. Their creations were Picassos in their little worlds. Sometimes the drawings were as simple as a cloud or a rainbow. But every once in

Let’s Finish This!

It has been a busy summer and start to the school year for Illiana. Here’s a few updates regarding the Building Illiana Campaign. 1 Progress on the new building is going well and the project is currently on schedule to be completed for Fall 2018. We post weekly updates on our Facebook page, so look

Don’t Forget!

Hello Everyone, I want to remind everyone that the Challenged to Ride event for the ARC is next Saturday. It is not too late to sign up although we cannot guarantee a t-shirt. Sign up here. We are also still looking for volunteers to help on the course. This is really simple and will only be

Join us for a great time!

I met with a donor a few weeks ago, and he had a few concerns.  Maybe they are concerns that you share.  He asked me, “Anthony, what is this biking event all about?  Isn’t it a bit silly?  Are you still meeting with donors, or are you just planning events?”  I wanted to assure him


Challenged to Ride Happy Friday, Today we are focusing on the “Challenged to Ride” dune bike ride and BBQ on August 26. -If you sign up by Saturday night, your name will get thrown in a drawing to win one of our brand new racing jerseys. You can see a picture of it at the bottom. We will draw an

Challenged to Ride

Happy Friday, I wanted to make you aware of 3 things: 1. This week we said we were really going to send information about the bike ride. We have posted a few things on social media already, but today we are really going to encourage people to sign up in the next week. Anyone who has

Sign up today!

Sign up today to get in the drawing, raffle ends tomorrow! Here is a video of the route we will be taking to the dunes! Join us in raising money for the ARC August 26th. Also if any businesses would like to be a sponsor for the event email Colin at More details and

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