Why I'm Running
I can't wait to help make the wishes and dreams of these children come true! Making a sacrifice for 24 hours pales in comparison to the challenges and obstacles that these children and families have had to go through. If I can help one family to live their dream and make memories together, even for a moment...that is what this is all about!
About Team Mae

March 30, 2017, our lives completely changed. We had a beautiful little girl weighing in at 5 lbs. 1 oz. 17 inches and we named her Mae Paulette. Her middle name is symbolic of my dad, her Papa, Paul. There could not have been a better name for her because her strength and resilience of dealing with everything she has to deal with is the strength that my dad always showed. When she was born, we did not know of her unique qualities, but we knew gazing into those beautiful crystal blue starburst eyes something was super special about her.

Fast forward 10 months later she was admitted in the hospital because she was not growing and had the highest calcium in the world at 18.6. A few weeks later we found out she has Williams Syndrome. Along with a bubbly personality, starburst eyes, and an infectious smile, it comes with some things that are challenging. She has major heart, kidney, calcium, global development, vision and developmental delays.

To know Mae is to love her. You just can’t help it. She lights up any room she is in with no judgment. Anyone who is in her presence gravitates towards her. I have watched it many times even with her not saying a word. It is truly ahhMAEzing.

She loves with more than just her whole heart, she has never judged anybody, she is what God wanted us all to be. She is truly a saving grace and blessing in this world. She is already made such a huge positive impact. And that smile of hers could not be more infectious.

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John Epprecht
6 days ago

Kimm, truely a wonderful event ..Best of luck during your 24 hours

Demise Sweeney
17 days ago
Carlye Burwell
18 days ago

Best of luck Kimm💜

Amy Dominish
18 days ago
Erica Dunay
18 days ago

Go Kimm!! Little Mae sounds like an amazing little one!!

Ann Chuites
18 days ago

Go Team Mae!