Pablove Childhood Cancer Challenge – Check Out Your Amazing Incentives!

August 20, 2020

WELCOME! ALL STRAVA CHALLENGE FINISHERS WILL RECEIVE THESE INCENTIVES:

  • A sweet Pablove Childhood Cancer Hero digital badge for your trophy case distributed by STRAVA
  • If you provided your email address after Challenge completion, you’ll be automatically entered for a chance to win this CUSTOM MADE Stainless Steel fixed-gear Independent bike. Drawing will be held on October 11th, and will be mailed out as soon as practical. This raffle does not require any purchase or donation. 
  • All Strava Pablove Sports club members (previously Pablove Cycling Club) as of 11:59 pm on October 10, 2020 will be entered into a raffle for a NIXON® Sentry SS Chrono Watch with Pablove logo. Value $400.  All members of the Strava Pablove Sports club have an equal chance of winning. Drawings will be held on October 11th, and will be mailed out as soon as practical. This raffle does not require any purchase or donation, but upon challenge completion, you will have an opportunity to share your email so we can contact you in case you won. In addition, Strava Pablove Sports club members will get access to discount offers from several athletic wear + accessories companies.

 

INCENTIVES FOR ALL PABLOVE CHILDHOOD CANCER CHALLENGE FUNDRAISERS:

To be eligible you need to set up a Pablove fundraising page here.  Fundraisers will become eligible for these incentives for all fundraising for the September Childhood Cancer Awareness Campaign as of 11:59 pm October 11, 2020.  Only individual fundraisers (not Team pages) will be counted toward incentives. Incentives will be fulfilled by the end of October.

 

TIER 1: FUNDRAISE $44 to receive: 

  • Pablove Sports T-shirt 
  • Your very own Fighting Childhood Cancer With Love Pablove Decal
  • ….plus a special note from a child living with cancer

 

TIER 2: FUNDRAISE $144 to receive:

  • Everything in Tier 1
  • …plus a pair of DeFeet athletic socks 

 

TIER 3: FUNDRAISE $440 to receive:

  • Everything in Tier 2 
  • …plus our *new* Pablove Cap

 

TIER 4: FUNDRAISE $1,440 to receive:

  • Everything in Tier 3 
  • …plus our *new* Pablove Sports Hoodie
  • and a Boxed Set of Pablove Shutterbugs Photographic Greeting Cards 

 

TIER 5: FUNDRAISE $2,440

  • Everything in Tier 4 PLUS… 
  • a 8 x 10″ Fine Art Photography Print from a Pablove Shutterbug student, a child living with cancer
  • NIXON® Time Teller Watch customized with the Pablove logo on the case back. Retail value $150.
  • a special invitation for a conversation with a Shutterbugs instructor or staff.  Shutterbugs is The Pablove Foundation’s participatory arts program for kids living with cancer.  All Shutterbugs instructors are trained professional photographers. 
  • Special invitation for a conversation with a Powered by Pablove cancer researcher scientist.   Powered by Pablove is our childhood cancer research program that funds bold approaches to novel pediatric cancer treatments and cures.

 

TIER 6: FUNDRAISE $4,440 or more

  • Everything in Tier 5 PLUS… 
  • Upsized 11 x 14″ Shutterbugs Fine Art Photography Print of your choice 
  • a special invitation for a preview of a Shutterbugs Gallery Show narrated by instructor and a Shutterbug student

 

THE HIGHEST FUNDRAISER IN THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER WILL WIN A CARBON FIBER BMC ROAD MACHINE 3 BICYCLE!!!   All fundraising between September 1 through 11:59 pm on September 30 will be considered. Drawing will be held October 2, 2020.

 

TOP 10 HIGHEST FUNDRAISING PRIZES

  1. Trip for 2 to Hawaii (see details below) AND a Voler commemorative Pablove yellow jersey. 
  2. Trip for 2 to Paso Robles (see details below)
  3. Wahoo Kickr 
  4. Wahoo Roam Computer
  5. Bike rack 
  6. Large format 21×28 Shutterbugs print of your choice 
  7. $200 Gift Certificate for Capo cycling apparel
  8. Oakley Jawbreaker glasses with prizm low-light lens 
  9. $150 Gift Certificate for Pablove Merchandise 
  10. Nixon watch and backpack 

 

TOP FUNDRAISER GRAND PRIZE

Most expenses paid for HAWAII bike trip with a guest of your choice 

7 day trip with up to 5 days of guided cycling with an experienced bike ride leader

Airfare up to $1,200

6-night accommodation with breakfast in HI

Rental car

Airport pick up and drop off

1 experience such as snorkeling or surf lesson

Optional: rental bike while in HI 

 

Timing: To be determined based on public health readiness, and you and your ride leader’s calendar 

 

SECOND TOP FUNDRAISER 

Most expenses paid for a CALIFORNIA weekend in Paso Robles with a guest of your choice 

4-day trip with up to 2 days of guided cycling (gravel and or road) with experienced bike ride leader Bryan Yates

Airfare up to $800

3-night accommodation with breakfast at a high-end hotel

3-day rental car to accommodate transportation from airport to Paso Robles

1 wine tasting experience

 

Timing: To be determined based on public health readiness, and you and your ride leader’s calendar. ALL INCENTIVES AND PRIZES MUST BE CLAIMED BY OCTOBER 31, 2020, with the exception of the travel related incentives .

 

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🔬 Meet Our 2019-2020 Powered by Pablove Researchers!  🔬

These five leading scientists are making strides in the way we understand, treat and defeat childhood cancers! Learn more about the innovative research that Pablove is funding now.

Thank you to Peloton Magazine and Change a Life Foundation for your generous support of cancer research!

 

 

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We’re proud to team up with eBay for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month for the second year!
From September 15 – 22nd, The Pablove Foundation is the featured charity at ebay checkout for all purchases. 🛍
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Shop your heart out while bringing hope to children and families living with cancer. 💛 Thank you, eBay!

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What a night our Shutterbug Lucky had at the 2019 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Grants Banquet!

Did you know? The HFPA recognizes the critical work of The Pablove Foundation and generously supports our Pablove Shutterbugs program with multi-year grants, so that kids like Lucky can learn the art of photography as they overcome the struggles of pediatric cancer.

Beyond grant funding, the Hollywood Foreign Press gives our deserving students the experiences of a lifetime– providing access to world-class events like the HFPA Grants Gala and Golden Globes red carpets. Our Shutterbugs get to shoot Hollywood’s biggest stars as the youngest Official Press Photographers, truly getting the royal treatment.

This year, 13 year old Lucky joined us for the HFPA Grants Banquet, where he got to meet some of his favorite celebs including Renée Zellweger, Corrine Foxx, Justin Hartley, James Corden, Eva Longoria, Julia Butters, Taika Waititi, and more!

Thank you to the HFPA for continuing to shine a light on kids living with cancer and to the kind stars who stopped by to meet Lucky and see the face of #HFPAGRANTS in action!

Interested in learning more about Lucky’s cancer story? You can read his full profile on the Hollywood Foreign Press website here!

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It’s what we call fighting childhood cancer with love.

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