03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

Making Your Fundraising Efforts Stand Out

EARLIER this month, Tim Borland set out to run the equivalent of 63 marathons in 63 days, consecutively, to raise money and awareness for a rare degenerative disease.

About the same time, a group of fathers began cycling across the country to help combat a rare form of children's cancer.

A New York man is in the midst of a decade-long goal to scale 10 mountains in as many years for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's research.

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