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Welcome to the Fresno Guild! We're excited to launch your guild in April and cannot wait to meet you all and work with you as we grow the Extra Life program and help the kids we serve! Introduce yourself and let's all get to know each other!

My name is Liz Aponte and I work on the Extra Life team. Myself, and along with our Tori's Angels Guild moderators, are available to help with any Guild related questions you have. I hope to see you in April for the Guild Launch!

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My name is Tasha and I have been participating in Extra Life 24 hour streaming events for Valley Children's hospital for the past 3 years. I have lived in Fresno my entire life and fundraising & playing for our local children's hospital has been very rewarding, I am excited to see Fresno is going to have a guild! I would love to attend the guild launch meeting but unfortunately I will be unable to attend on that date & time. Hopefully, I can attend future guild meetings! I would love to learn more and be more involved.

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Hi everyone!

 

We're so excited to have our own Guild for Valley Children's!  Thank you to all of you who made it possible! 

 

My name is Tamar and i work at Valley Children's. Shannon and I will be your contacts at the hospital and are happy to help.  We can't wait to meet everyone on Thursday and at future events. 

 

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Hello, I am Lyell and this will be my fourth year participating in extra life.

 

I started in Washington, though when I moved to California a few years ago I jumped on the opportunity to share this amazing organization with new people.

 

I look forward to helping the Fresno guild compete with the larger cities, and help the children.

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Hello all,

 

My name is Manuel Vejar but you will see my alias most of the time which is Breathinglions. I stream on twitch and enjoy games such as PUBG, Dead By Daylight, H1Z1, GTAV, Rimworld, and many others. I have spent four years active duty navy from 2009 to 2013. I have been to England, Spain, Italy, The Vatican, Bahrain, Dubai, and France. I have conducted multiple humanitarian and operational missions including Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation New Dawn, and Operation Iraqi Freedom. I am now in the Naval Reserves in Lemoore and am a part of the Junior Enlisted Association (VP of the Social Committee). I am also ASST. Director of our Sponsorship program. I want to help out as much as I can physically do so as I am personally committed to helping others and especially children. I hope the enthusiasm and creativity of this group will seed others to join and become a part of something bigger than themselves! Thanks for all that you do!

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Hey everyone!

 

My name is Josh McIllwain, and I've been organizing Extra Life at the Crazy Squirrel Game Store every year for the last 3 years. We've been able to collect over $6,000 combined over the last few years, and I'm really excited about seeing us grow in Fresno.

 

I wish I could've made it to the meeting last night, but I had other obligations. I am interested in applying for a leadership position - @ForTheKids, would you mind letting me know what you need from me in order to apply?

 

Thanks!

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On ‎4‎/‎28‎/‎2017 at 3:06 PM, ThreeEyedSloth said:

Hey everyone!

 

My name is Josh McIllwain, and I've been organizing Extra Life at the Crazy Squirrel Game Store every year for the last 3 years. We've been able to collect over $6,000 combined over the last few years, and I'm really excited about seeing us grow in Fresno.

 

I wish I could've made it to the meeting last night, but I had other obligations. I am interested in applying for a leadership position - @ForTheKids, would you mind letting me know what you need from me in order to apply?

 

Thanks!

Hi Josh!  That's great! Shoot me an email at tkarkazian@valleychildrens.org  and I will send you the application and information!

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