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Dear Family and Friends,
I am participating in the 20th annual Ricky Byrdsong Memorial Race Against Hate sponsored by the YWCA Evanston/North Shore. Each year, the Race Against Hate brings together thousands of people from all over Chicagoland to run and walk in unity and against racial hatred and violence.
The Race memorializes Ricky Byrdsong, former Northwestern University men’s basketball coach, who, while walking with two of his children, was murdered by a white supremacist. The Ricky Byrdsong Memorial Race Against Hate was launched to honor his legacy and bring attention to the need to combat hatred in all of its forms.
All proceeds from the Race Against Hate benefit YWCA Evanston/North Shore, in particular its racial justice programming and violence prevention education for young people. For information about YWCA Evanston/North Shore and its programs, you can visit www.ywca-ens.org.
Would you be willing to sponsor my run/walk as I Race Against Hate? Whatever you can give will help - it all adds up! I greatly appreciate your support and will keep you posted on my progress.
To make a donation online, visit my personal page.
Offline donations can be mailed to: Race Against Hate; YWCA Evanston/North Shore; 1215 Church Street; Evanston, IL 60201. Please include a note letting them know that I should be credited for your contribution. They will be sure that your donation is reflected on my personal page.
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