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Ruthie Craimer

Ruthie Craimer

Wow, what a year it has been!! I made Aliyah and had hip surgery!! My recovery was long and hard but I am determined to do this run because the cause it just so important and these children and their families really need our help!

Running a is a personal challenge, but I’m not in this just for the glory. I’m running for something important. I am running to raise money for Chai Lifeline, a wonderful organization dedicated to helping very sick children and their families. I heard about this and I had to do something. However, I know I can’t do it alone. I need your help.

Chai Lifeline is a wonderful organization that provides year–round emotional, social, and financial support to more than 4,500 children and their families every year. Chai Lifeline´s programs and activities change their lives forever, returning joy and hope and enabling them to live full and happy lives despite the presence of illness. Its most famous program is Camp Simcha and its sister camp, Camp Simcha Special. Every year these two camps offer 450 kids a chance to forget about illness and just be kids again. To get a better idea of what Chai Lifeline does for families, please watch the videos below. I know they will touch your heart the way they touched mine.

Training is not easy, but neither is dealing with illness. If the children of Chai Lifeline can fight each day, if they can push themselves to go through hospital stays and treatments, I can do this for them. But I can't do this without your support. I need your help to raise as much money as possible for these kids. So please, push the donate button and help me put smiles on the faces of sick children. Let's do this together! Let's make dreams come true.

Thank you all so much!!




raised of $6,500 goal


1. Etan Sugarman
Keep on running! We’re rooting for you! -Etan and Laura Sugarman
2. Bryna and Josh
Go Ruthie go!
3. Valerie Altmann
You are amazing. You inspire all of us.
4. Michael Strongin
Way to go Ruthie!
5. The Lurie Clan
Way to Go Ruthie!
6. Jack Bendheim
Member of

Team Cara


Fundraising History

Total Amount Raised since 2014
raised in 2017
raised in 2016
raised in 2015
raised in 2014
81 donors