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Marathon Runner Janie Shina Refuses to Stand Still
By Paul Isso :: Wednesday, February 28, 2007 :: 34927 Views :: Health & Fitness, Living & Lifestyle, Community & Culture

Michigan, USA - Chaldean-American Janie Shina, 24, of West Bloomfield, Michigan is counting on the generosity of the Chaldean community.  Shina has been called on a mission to run a marathon to help fight cancer.  The longtime Cancer Society volunteer felt it was time to take on a fraction of the challenge that cancer victims face daily. 

Shina, describes an incident in which she felt she was “called” to help.  “Before the New Year, I wrote down the things that I wanted to accomplish during 2007, and running the marathon was one of them,” said Shina.  “And a week later, I received a letter from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Cancer Society requesting volunteers. Gods works mysteriously…this was my calling.”

“I have always wanted to run the Marathon to fight for the cure of Cancer. It has been a goal of mine for a long period of time,” Shina says. “As 2007 approached, I said, ‘I will do it this year,’ and with community support and prayers, this will happen! I will be able to run 26.2 miles in San Diego, California on June 3, 2007 to cross the ultimate finish line - a cure for Leukemia and Lymphoma!”   

Helping to champion the cause to find a cure, Janie Shina has been involved for nearly a decade.  According to Shina, her devotion in helping to find a cure was sparked by the loss of her beloved uncle when she was a teenager.  “I have had the passion to fight back against cancer since 1999 when my Uncle died of lung cancer,” said Shina. 

The Wayne State University, Nutrition and Food Science alum has not stopped since she decided to get involved in finding a cure.  From bake sales to marathons this Chaldean superwoman refuses to sit idle.   “I have been volunteering for the American Cancer Society since 1999, and I also participated in the Relay-4-Life the past few years and was a team leader,” said Shina.  “I have also participated in the Aids walk and March of Dimes in the past.  I also support events such as bake sales that help to raise money,” said Shina.  “I held a successful bake sale last year for a little girl who struggled from a rare cancer found in kids, and raised over $1,100,” Shina says with delight.

Shina’s yearly plans not only consist of supporting cancer and cures for other diseases but educating and hosting fundraisers to help those in need.  Shina’s passion is remarkably contagious.  Her beautiful smile and exuberance has inspired many other Chaldeans to become more involved.   “Seeing my patients, and a special friends, struggle with cancer drives me to push myself to succeed my goal.”

So far, Shina has raised nearly $2,000 strictly from online donations.  The enterprising young lady has established an online presence hoping friends, family, and other’s hurt by the horrible pain of cancer decide to support her efforts and join the campaign towards a cure  (www.active.com/donate/tntmi/tntmiJShina). 

Shina is working with Team In Training, which is the largest endurance sports training program in the world.   She hopes to run 26.2 miles in 4.5 hours.  Team In Training is coaching and Shina to make her marathon goal a reality.  

Collectively, the team hope to raise over $4,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Cancer Society http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org.  Hopefully one day this Chaldean champion will see the end of a disease that has made so many suffer. 

 


 

Mr. Paul Isso is the lead community and political journalist for www.CHALDEAN.org in Michigan .  Mr. Isso is attending  Wayne State University Law School and serves the Chaldean community by covering complex political and legal issues along with Chaldean community events held in Michigan .  Mr. Isso can be reached at info@chaldean.org.

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Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:19:21 -0600

(Cliff Kincaid) - Catherine Herridge, chief intelligence correspondent for Fox News Channel, reports, "A review of the NSA leaks by Fox News shows the majority of the leaks since June now deal with sources, methods and surveillance activities overseas, rather than the privacy rights of American citizens."...

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(Clenard Childress) - Once upon a time, a long time ago, there was an ancient city named Troy. Once upon a time, a long time ago, there was an ancient city called Washington, DC. In those days, people used to build walls around their city to help protect themselves....

Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:16:58 -0600

(Chris Adamo) - Though it is not yet 2014, the Republican "Establishment" is already attempting to determine the party's candidate for the 2016 presidential election. And their top picks range all the way from former Florida Governor Jeb Bush to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. Any true conservatives are immediately pronounced "unelectable" and their candidacies declared dead on arrival...

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(Alan Caruba) - On Thursday, Dec 5, there will be protests in more than a hundred cities across the nation directed at fast food chains, demanding an increase of the minimum wage to $15.00. Those who may be interviewed for radio and television will talk of receiving "a living wage."...

Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:12:38 -0600

(Bryan Fischer) - Follow me on Twitter: @BryanJFischer, on Facebook at "Focal Point" Under pressure from demanding homosexual activists, the FDA is once again considering lifting the ban on homosexual blood donations. Males have, in the interest of public health, been banned from donating blood if they have had sex even one solitary time with another male since 1977...

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(Michael Bresciani) - "A man with an experience is never at the mercy of a man with an argument" Anonymous Whatever your world view is will pretty much determine the very course of your life. If, for instance, you have a completely secular world view, science and the generally accepted view of the day will guide your life completely. People with a Christian view have shifted their view of the world to include God as creator, guide and redeemer...

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(Larry Klayman) - On Thanksgiving Day, I read several chapters of President Ronald Reagan's autobiography, "An American Life," which I bought at the Reagan Library a few months earlier. This reminded me of the simplicity and clarity of his world vision, his recounting of history in this era and his courage...

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(Laurie Roth) - Obama's December is stealing the manger scene and replacing it with the horrors of Halloween and Obamacare. His continued and feeble attempts at propaganda lies and smiley-face deception are massively boring in their criminal predictability. America now sees Obama walking over the bodies he created. He roams around the burning buildings and crushed hopes, while throwing empty speeches out to the survivors barely breathing. Obama has tried to destroy the greatest nation on earth, and he will not get away with it. ...

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Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:10:39 -0600

(Gina Miller) - Listen to audio version of this column For years now, many of us have been warning America that freedoms of religion, speech, conscience and association and homosexual "rights" cannot coexist; they are by nature mutually exclusive. This is becoming clearer by the minute, as the radical homosexual movement has taken super flight under the ever-darkening reign of the pro-homosexual Barack Obama (or whatever his name is)...

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(Alan Caruba) - "Of all tyrannies, a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience." C. S. Lewis, author of The Chronicles of Narnia and many other works of literature...

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(Judie Brown) - It is a sad moment in history when a government calls upon a lone woman to testify about contraception and attempts to tell the country she is representative of women. Where is the person they asked to testify about morality and about the sanctity of life? This deliberate attempt to alter morality and to squash the words and will of our Lord is becoming rampant today and the results are sickening. We must make our voices heard or this will not just be a fluke; it will be the norm....