Run4Papa Eyes Mt. Everest Marathon to Fund Global Dementia Trial

$18,422
104%
Raised toward our $17,600 Goal
120 Donors
20
days left
Project ends on June 07, at 12:00 AM EDT
Project Owners

Jay

Levin

$100

1 day ago

Pam and michael

Friedman

Undisclosed Amount

2 days ago

Laura

Noveck

$100

3 days ago

Hilary

Freeman

$100

3 days ago

Miriam

Leary

Undisclosed Amount

3 days ago

Marc

Daneman

$25

4 days ago

Elliot

Vilders

Undisclosed Amount

4 days ago

Douglas

Thal

$250

4 days ago

Judith

Leff

$50

4 days ago

Peter

Levinson

$36

4 days ago

Dan

Leonard

$250

4 days ago

Staci

Schemm

$25

4 days ago

Kevin

Parker

$50

4 days ago

Sam

Schiffer

$25

4 days ago

Jill

Sider

$36

4 days ago

Alejandro

Rodriguez

$250

4 days ago

Sam

Wainer

$250

4 days ago

Michael

Lucas

$100

4 days ago

Faith

Golden

$250

4 days ago

Stephanie

Friedman

$100

4 days ago

Jordan

Lanyi

Undisclosed Amount

4 days ago

ilana & Jason

Reed

$100

5 days ago

Melanie

Souza

$18

May 08, 2022

Sheryl

Freder

$100

May 08, 2022

Karen

Fagon-Whatley

$50

May 08, 2022
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Levels
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$25

Carabiner

Cost of shipping intervention materials to participants

$50

Anchor

Speech therapy tools (communication board, books, wallet)

$100

Belayer

Intervention equipment required for sessions (speakers, microphones)

$250

Rappel

Cost of a speech therapy session for participants

$500

Lead

Cost to keep the communication bridge website running per month

$1,500

Rock Climber

Cost of 1 iPad and equipment (apple pencil, keyboard, etc.) for Integrated Intervention Session

$2,500

Rope Team

Creation of a new aphasia friendly education materials for individuals with PPA, their family and friends. These materials will help increase awareness and understanding of PPA.

$5,000

Sherpa

The current Communication Bridge web application includes more than 20 instructional, strategy, and educational videos, which can be viewed on-demand. New video content and revised videos are needed. Creation of aphasia-friendly web-application videos support the intervention and provide the family with the ability to reinforce the content they learn during sessions. The video will be supported by closed captioned text to support comprehension of the material.

$10,000

Summit Option 1

Our custom web application currently includes four custom home exercises which individuals with PPA practice to optimize language and communication abilities. Funds will be used to work with our web-application development partners to create a new web-application home exercise or feature to support the intervention, which aims to optimize communication and quality of life for individuals with PPA.

$10,000

Summit Option 2

Our current intervention includes sessions with research staff for onboarding and multidisciplinary intervention sessions with a social worker and speech and language pathologist who have expertise in primary progressive aphasia. $10,000 will cover the cost of intervention sessions for one participant for one year (30+ Sessions, iPad and accessories, shipping, etc.).

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