REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR OUR ROLLA AND ST. LOUIS  SEIZE THE DAY EVENTS!

 

The Rolla Seize the Day 5K will be held on June 8, 2024 AT 10:00 a.m. at Veteran's Memorial Park.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR ROLLA SEIZE THE DAY

The St. Louis Seize the Day 5K will be held on August 17, 2024 at 7:30 a.m. at Kirkwood Park.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR ST. LOUIS SEIZE THE DAY

THANK YOU to all who supported our Kansas City Beat the Odds for Epilepsy Gala!

Thank you to all who attended, donated or sponsored our Kansas City Beat the Odds for Epilepsy Gala!  We raised almost $70,000 for EFMK!

 

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors:  Children's Mercy Hospital, Home State Health, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Molle Automotive Group, Neurelis, Phrma, Saint Luke's Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute, SK Life Science, UCB, The University of Kansas Health System, VanTrust and our host families, Holly Bergman and Karen Downing!

THANK YOU to all who supported the St. Louis Beat the Odds for Epilepsy Gala!

Thank you to all who attended, donated or sponsored our St. Louis Beat the Odds for Epilepsy Gala!  Special thanks to Marie Z for performing and sharing her epilepsy story and to our Outstanding Clinician awardees:  Dr. Michael Wong and Ashley Berneking, and especially to our sponsors:  our Gold Sponsor:  UCB and our Corporate Sponsors:  BJC Healthcare, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Medtronic, Neurelis, SK Life Science, SSM Health, and Sumitomo Pharma!

Thanks also to our significant in-kind donor:  The Wine Merchant!

 

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO JOINED US AT THE WICHITA THUNDER EVENT ON MARCH 10!

We enjoyed watching the Wichita Thunder win the game, but more importantly spending time with our families impacted by epilepsy and spreading awareness about epilepsy as well as our organization.

THANK YOU to all who supported the Columbia Beat the Odds Epilepsy Foundation Gala!

We raised almost $60,000 with 185 attendees at the Beat the Odds Epilepsy Foundation Gala in Columbia.  We are extremely grateful for everyone who attended, donated to and sponsored this event!

We can't thank Dr. Komal Ashraf enough for her tireless work on this event that made it such a great success.

Finally, this event wouldn't have been possible without our many sponsors:  Platinum Sponsors:  JJP Capital, Sumitomo Pharma and UCB; Gold Sponsors:  SK Life Science and Illicit Gardens; Corporate Sponsors:  Advanced Radiology, Flat Branch Home Loans, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, LivaNova, Medtronic, MU Health, Neuropace, Neurovative Diagnostic and Xeris.

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT PARTICIPANTS AND OUR HOST:  CHICKEN N PICKLE!

 

The Wichita Seize the Day 5K was held on October 28. Although it was cold and chilly, our hearts were warmed by the number of people who showed up to support the cause of epilepsy.  We want to thank all involved who helped us raise almost $12,000 with approximately 80 participants and most importantly supporting those with epilepsy.  We so appreciate our Teams and all of the funds they raised including our top three teams:  Team Hammond, Run/Walk with Danielle, and Renewed Strength. This event would not be possible without our sponsors: BCS Building Controls and Services, Catalyst, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Neurelis, SK Life Science and Sunovion.

The KC Seize the Day was held on a beautiful fall day on September 18, 2023. We want to thank everyone who came together to help us raise approximately $35,000 with almost 200 participants and most importantly giving us the opportunity to spend time with those affected by epilepsy.  We want to thank our Teams and all of the funds they raised, especially our top five teams:  Meg’s Movers-N-Shakers, Whits, Wilson’s Warriors, George’s Gang and Sean’s Warriors. We also want to thank our sponsors:  Children’s Mercy Kansas City, Neurelis, UCB, Catalyst, BCS Building Controls and Services, MOKAN Blues, Moon Orthodontics, The University of Kansas Health System, CertainTeed, Grundy Disability Group, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, LivaNova, PhRMA, Community America, Medtronic, Shoe Carnival and SK Life Science.

The St. Louis Seize the Day 5K was held on August 26, 2023. We want to thank all involved who helped us raise $68,000 with 655 participants and most importantly giving us the opportunity to spend time with those affected by epilepsy.  We so appreciate our Teams and all of the funds they raised including our top three teams:  Team Andrew and Katelyn Johnson ($13,400 raised and 109 members), "Shake It Off" for Lily ($7,000 raised), and Carsten's Crusaders ($6,300 raised). This event would not be possible without our sponsors: Sunovion, UCB, Anders CPAs, St. Louis Children's Hospital (BJC), Grant Contracting, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, LivaNova, Medtronic, Neurelis, and RankenJordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital.

The Rolla Seize the Day 5K was held on June 10, 2023. The weather was great and we had a wonderful time supporting those affected by epilepsy.  A HUGE THANK YOU to the Fariole family for organizing the event, to Taylor Fariole for her lemonade stand in honor of her epilepsy warrior brother, Jack, and our SPONSORS:  Aptitude, Jack's Warriors, Southard Trucking, Panera Bread, Phelps County Bank and Uniquely Wired.

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