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Climb every mountain

Original post made on May 14, 2008

Melinda Barnes was only 26 years old when she faced death squarely in the face.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Sara Maas
a resident of Downtown North
on May 14, 2008 at 2:13 pm

I'd like to know how to donate for the Mt. Shasta climb, and would guess other readers would, too but there is no mention of it that I can see. How can I get in touch with my fellow survivor?

Sara Maas

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Posted by Marielena S
a resident of Green Acres
on May 14, 2008 at 5:56 pm

Sara, congrats to you, too! I would search on the Team In Training Leukemia and Lymphoma website with her name, she may be doing it through them. My husband works with the program and I have nothing but wonderful things to say about them. He did a a program with Team in Training some years ago. Alternately, I would contact the author! best wishes

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Posted by Melinda Barnes
a resident of another community
on May 16, 2008 at 8:51 pm

To contribute to my climb for the BMT program at Stanford, please send to Melinda Barnes; P.O. Box 735, Mt. Shasta, CA 96067. Please make checks payable to: “Stanford BMT” .

Thanks so much for your support!

Melinda Barnes

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