Sierra’s Race Against Meningitis

Broad Coalition of Advocates, Public Call on CDC to Recommend Infant Meningitis Vaccine

DENVER, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Frankie Milley, Colorado Meningitis Angels and advocates for minority and underserved communities gathered during a press conference on Monday, July 25, in Denver, to add their voices to the widespread public and stakeholder support for infant meningitis vaccines being considered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).… read more

FREE Chick-fil-A Combo Meal if you Register TODAY!

ALL registrations received by today for Sierra’s 5K Run/Walk will receive a FREE Chick-fil-A Combo meal coupon!!! Saturday, April 30, 2011 @ 9:00am Crossroads Church 5420 N. Taft Ave, Loveland, CO •NEW for 2011 – IPICO Chip Timing! •5K Run/Walk begins at 9:00am •5K Pre-Registration: $20 (includes long-sleeved shirt) •Kids Fun Run Pre-Registration: $10 (includes… read more

Become a Fan of Madwire & Support Sierra's Race!

For the month of April – Madwire Media will donate $1.00 for every new Facebook fan to their Facebook page to present to Sierra’s Race Against Meningitis on April 30, 2011 at the annual race! Make sure to tell all your friends and family to “like” Madwire Media on Facebook!… read more

The Race is on to End Bacterial Meningitis

Loveland, CO (PRWEB) March 19, 2011 Sierra’s Race Against Meningitis, the annual 5K race founded by the Krizman family & close friends, is scheduled for April 30th and is aiming to put a stop to the deadly disease that took the life of 20-year old, Sierra Marie Krizman. 4 years ago this April, meningitis struck… read more

Bacterial Meningococcal Disease Video Contest

Bacterial meningococcal disease (also referred to as bacterial meningitis) is a very serious and sometimes fatal disease.  This film contest is meant to increase awareness about this disease and methods of prevention.  EVENT INFORMATION! 1st Place Winner: Receives $500 cash prize! 2nd Place Winner: Receives $250 cash prize! *The winning videos will remain on YouTube… read more

CSU student firing on all cylinders, driving Daytona

By Rachel Childs / Rocky Mountain Collegian Chris Eggleston ignores the sound of roaring engines as his car idles on the track. He ignores the cheers of the crowd. Sweat drips, both from the adrenaline and a heavy fire-resistant suit covered in the names of his sponsors, but he doesn’t notice. He is only focused… read more

Chris Eggleston, with Winfield Motorsports supports Sierra's Race Against Meningitis

 New NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Team to debut at the Nextera Energy Resources 250, Prime-Time Friday Night – Speed TV Event, February 18th at the World Famous Daytona International Speedway.  Owner Rob Winfield announces the formation of the Winfield Motorsports No. 27 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Team. Tough Trucks and Tough racing fits… read more

Larimer meningococcal deaths impetus for Wyoming vaccine bill

Sometimes the tragic passing of those afflicted by an illness can move others so much that it inspires them to do all they can to prevent similar deaths from happening in other places.  Nearly four years after 20 year-old Sierra Krizman of Loveland died of bacterial meningitis, a group of Casper, Wyo., high school students… read more

Join us on January 31st at Nordy's!

Nordy’s BBQ in Fort Collins is hosting a Community Fundraiser Night next Monday, January 31st! A portion of all proceeds, after 5:00pm, will go to Sierra’s Race Against Meningitis!! We would love to see you there! We greatly appreciate your ongoing support!!  Nordy’s Ft. Collins Address: 151 N. College Ave… read more

Wyoming high school students write meningitis bill

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming seventh-graders would be vaccinated against bacterial meningitis under a bill written by high school students who were moved by the story of a Colorado woman who died of the disease. State Sen. Bill Landen, a Republican from Casper, planned to introduce the bill Tuesday, when the legislative session begins.  The Casper… read more