HERA Salt Lake City – 2007 – Recap
Thank you to the Organizing Committee and to all the volunteers for your time and enthusiasm.
Thank you to our two new local business sponsors: Liberty Heights Fresh and Daily Brew. Liberty Heights fresh for providing an amazing breakfast Sunday morning with wonderful pasties, organic yogurt, fresh squeezed OJ and fruit. Daily Brew for setting up their coffee cart every morning and providing hot coffee and tea and the option for lattés and espresso.
Thanks to all our Pro athletes who gave their time by going out with our groups of volunteers and participants:
Noah Bigwood, Whitney Boland, Katie Brown, Brittany Griffith, Joe Kinder, Portia Menlove, Chris Lindner, Sam Ellis, Alli Rainey, Katie Rutherford, Eric Scully, Lizzy Scully, Pablo Stein, Kevin Wilkinson, and Heidi Wirtz.
Thank you to researcher Richard Roden for his informative presentation on the importance of philanthropy in the area of Ovarian Cancer research and for providing us with a better understanding of how our donations are being used at John’s Hopkins.
Thank you to Tonya Riggs for her inspirational slide show, Dare to Dream: Beyond Everest and her commitment to donate to the HERA foundation through her Dare to Dream Annapurna expedition. www.daretodream2008.com
Thank you to Sean Patrick for providing the inspiration for this event and the HERA Foundation. We send our thoughts and good wishes out to her as she under goes chemotherapy treatments.
A BIG THANK YOU to our or wonderful sponsors for sending their athletes, providing us with all the great swag for our raffle and supporting our cause:
Seven Summits Circle
Black Diamond Equipment, BlueWater Ropes, C.A.M.P. USA , Chums-Chisco, Climbing Magazine , Evolv, Exum Utah , Fox River, Forte Creative Media, IZZE beverage Company, Patagonia , Petzl, REI, SIGG, Timberland
ARC’TERYX, Centered City Yoga, Mammut , Marmot , momentum, Pod Climber, prAna, Restop, Sterling Rope, Stonewear Designs, The North Face, Timbuk2 Designs
Access Fund, Acopa, Beal, Brookside broiler and Grill, Clif Bar, Daily Brews, Excalibur DMM, 5.10, Graceful edge.com, Golite, Liberty Heights Fresh, Montrail, Mountain Hardwear, Trango, TraskBritt
Base camp Supporters
Dansko, Einstein Bagels, Great Harvest, Gregory , Her Sports +Fitness, La Sportiva, LuLulemon, Lynn Hill, Omega Pacific, Osprey, Red Chili, Rockreation, Sea to Summit, Star Bucks, Whole Foods Wild Country, Women’s Adventure, Zensah
East West acupuncture, Edelweiss, Fiddler’s Elbow , The Front Climbing Gym, foothill chiropractic , IME, Kirkham’s, Luna Italian ice café, Mad Rock climbing, Smith, Sveltz, Vasque
WE HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL BACK NEXT YEAR!