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Running the World for ChildrenHelp Nikolas provide U.S. children with new Operation Warm winter coats.  He plans to run a marathon on seven continents and raise $1 for each step along the way, helping Operation Warm provide new winter coats to kids living in need.  Your support will make a child feel special and happy and able to attend school on cold winter days.


$40,579 raised

2,029 coats for children
Last updated 9/15/14

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While Operation Warm has in no way encouraged Nikolas to take on his ambitious goal of running on seven continents, we are thankful for his kind and generous spirit and that he would consider our organization as a charitable partner.  Like you, we want the best for Nikolas’s health and safety above all else. For more information on what steps the family has taken to ensure Nikolas’s safety, please visit the FAQ page on the Running the World for Children website:

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If you would prefer to mail a donation by check, please send it to Operation Warm, P.O. Box 822431, Philadelphia, PA 19812-2431. Indicate on your check or a note that you would like your donation credited to the Running the World for Children fundraiser.

Operation Warm is a registered 501(c)(3) organization, donations to which are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Donations are used to provide winter coats to at-risk children and for other philanthropic endeavors and costs supporting the charitable giving program.

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