Events and Fundraisers

The EHE Foundation has many dedicated volunteers who host amazing events across the country each year.  The events listed here are just a sample of the hard work and dedication of our amazing supporters.

3rd Annual EHE Virtual 5K Run/Walk

The EHE Foundation hosts an annual run/walk for all ages and abilities in April, which is EHE awareness month. This event is “virtual”, which means it can be done anywhere the participant is located.  Participants are asked to complete the 5K during the last month of April.  Registration includes a t-shirt, race bib, bracelet, and…

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Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is celebrated each year on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and after the widely recognized Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  It is recognized as an international day of giving at the beginning of the holiday season and is fueled by the power of social media. The day known as “#GivingTuesday” proved to be a…

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Birthday Cake

Birthday Fundraisers Hosted by Facebook

Supporters continue to celebrate their birthdays (and other special occasions) by creating a fundraiser on Facebook to support The EHE Foundation. Facebook allows supporters to easily create the event, share their story, invite friends, and track their progress toward their goal.  This convenient online tool has allowed many of our supporters to increase awareness while…

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Brian Frank

A Day of Fun Celebrating the Life of Brian Frank

Brian Frank passed away from EHE on September 2, 2014 at the age of 28. Brian had only been sick for about 6 months and was not properly diagnosed until he passed.  His family and friends, led by his mother, Darlene Frank, and his sister, Angela Osborn, organize an annual event in Brian’s memory, which…

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Justin Herald

Softball Tournament in Memory of Justin Herald

Stephanie Herald, Courtney Walters, along with other family and friends of Justin Herald organized a memorial softball tournament in his memory in Hailey, Idaho on June 3-4 2017.   They had a spectacular event with outstanding community support, great weather, and a group of enthused players.  Justin was a full-time fireman and paramedic, a certified CrossFit…

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David Petrisko

Running 100 Miles for EHE

Jimmy Crook started the 100 mile challenge many years ago, while he was deployed to Afghanistan as a way to pass time and get people motivated through the tough holiday month of December. It has morphed into a nationwide group on Facebook (#Run4) that raises money for charity, encourages others on their fitness journey, and…

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