Posted by: Stanlee Stahl | September 13, 2011

Swimming, Biking and Running for Rescuers

This past Sunday I participated in the Danskin Women’s Triathlon, where I raised money for the JFR’s 2011 Christmas Food Program for rescuers.  Each year the JFR sends an extra grant to rescuers living in Eastern Europe (where the majority of our 850 rescuers live) for the purchase of food during the Christmas holiday season.  The Triathlon, which is a ½ mile open water swim, 12 mile bike ride, and a 5K run, takes place at the Sandy Hook National Recreation area at the Jersey Shore.  My goal was to raise $5,000 and I did!  I finished third in my age group!  Thank you to all those who helped me reach this goal – your generosity will make this year’s holiday season a plentiful one for those Christian heroes who saved Jews during the Holocaust. 

To donate to the JFR’s 2011 Christmas Food Program for rescuers,  click here

To learn more about the Danskin Women’s Triathlon series,  click here.



  1. I always knew you were smart, and that you were using your smarts to advance the best possible cause, but it never dawned on me that you were also a….SUPER-JOCK!!

    Pete Hellman
    ps: Am sending a modest donation to JFR today.

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