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About RUN4ACAUSE

I am what you would call a freelance do’gooder of all things bucketlist and philanthropically inclined. (a) Movement & Performance Coach (a) Social Crusader (a) Wannabe Superhero (a) Athlete (a) Advocate for Play (a) Compassion Junkie (a) Womens and Youth Activist (a) runner'of a' muck (a) Chief Fascia Facilitator (Yoga Teacher and MyoFascia Enthusiast) So, here it is, my BHAG (Big Hairy Audacious Goal) TO RAISE $1 MILLION DOLLARS before the age of 35! This is no small 'feet' to take on... A 10 year passion project; by which I harness the power behind the sports philanthropy movement by using my own middle of the pack talent - RUNNING! I am the founder of RUN4ACAUSE, and my goal is simple ~ to combine advocacy with sport and the foundation is to bring awareness to the power behind education, the power of our youth and women's economic empowerment worldwide! This blog is an ongoing Story Telling Series of my RUN4ACAUSE, where I aim to showcase the direct impact WE can make by empowering our youth to transform their world; by mobilizing them to engage in cultural exchange, gain a global perspective, and create and lead social change through the art of sport, and by the power of one voice. Imagine the possibilities! I hope this blog leaves you empowered, inspired and MOVED - so why don't you join me and RUN4ACAUSE!

MEDIA RELEASE – VANCOUVER, JULY 26, 2014

Media Release Contact: Sarah Jamieson RUN4ACAUSE Tel: 604 789 0203 / Email: sarahjams604@gmail.com. VANCOUVER – July 21, 2014     WONDER WOMEN RUN4MOM VIRTUAL EVENT Vancouver’s Sarah Jamieson, founder of RUN4ACAUSE joins forces once again with North Shore CMHA & Battered … Continue reading

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07.26.14 Wonder Women RUN4MOM

“ A new journey to be started.
A new promise to be fulfilled.
A new page to be written.
Go forth unto this waiting world with pen in hand, all you young scribes,
the open book awaits.
Be creative.
Be adventurous.
Be original.
And above all else, be … Continue reading

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LIFE IS A MARATHON

“I WILL NEVER STOP RUNNING…”   Was one of the lines I was recently asked to read for an upcoming inspirational video with the company FitCause; an amazing company using the innovation behind wearable technology and the power of #moveforgood … Continue reading

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Mothers Day: The Lessons Learned in Love & Loss

“We may encounter many defeats, but we must not be defeated. You may not control all the events that happen to you, But you can decide not to be reduced by them “   “It is the greatest gift you can … Continue reading

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WIHS 2014 Featured Project: ABDISHE “Hope for Her” – Ethiopia

Next up on our list of featured projects for the Walk In Her Shoes 103km Relay Run is the “ABDISHE” project located in Ethiopia. This particular project has a special place in my heart because it focuses on strengthening women’s … Continue reading

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WIHS 2014 FEATURED PROJECT: Bolivia – “Tukuy Yanapana” means “We all collaborate”

Women and girls are disproportionately affected by poverty and discrimination. Not everyone starts from the same place on the path out of poverty. Lack of education for girls contributes to early marriage, higher birth rates, and lower income. Discriminatory laws prohibit women … Continue reading

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WIHS 2014 FEATURED PROJECT: Afghanistan “BEACON” Project

Our experience shows us that, when equipped with the proper resources, women have the power to help whole families and entire communities escape poverty. Sunday March 9th will be the 4th consecutive relay run for the Vancouver Walk In Her … Continue reading

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Walk In Her Shoes: Celebrate the World’s Women on Sunday March 9th 2014

  WALK IN HER SHOES 103KM RELAY CELEBRATING 103 YEARS OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY  Vancouver’s Sarah Jamieson, founder of RUN4ACAUSE joins forces once again with CARE Canada for the annual Walk In Her Shoes campaign. An annual run event, that aims … Continue reading

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True Focus Lies Somewhere Between Rage & Serenity

Vulnerability.    Fear.    Anger. These words are just a few of the “labels” we give the emotions, that no one really likes to talk about. Emotions like these we bury deep down inside of us, like a suit of … Continue reading

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The Science of Compassion: Nature Vs. Nurture & How SuperHero’s are Born

What’s your most important goal/s? What is the legacy you wish to leave behind? Why does it matter so deeply? Are you living your purpose? How will you overcome the obstacles? How can we answer these questions with sincerity, mindfulness … Continue reading

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