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Paralympian Sports Star Tatyana McFadden shares her life lessons to empower kids to be all that they can be.
Paralympian Sports Star Tatyana McFadden shares her life lessons to empower kids to be all that they can be.
293 backers pledged $51,391 to help bring this project to life.

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 If you have any questions or want to learn more about me please visit my website at www.tatyanamcfadden.com

Risks and challenges

Delivering the finished books by my self-imposed deadline is my biggest hurdle. Beyond that I will be working with an illustrator and editor to get the story just right. I do not anticipate any major problems or delays in the project.

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    Pledge $15 or more About $15

    Join the "I CAN DO IT!" Team - Support the project and get a "Ya sama - I can do it!" sports bracelet (embossed medal with purple nylon band) and a thank you card from Tatyana.

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    YA SAMA! THE STORY OF TATYANA book (ages 8-12 and great to read to younger children)

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    GIVE A BOOK

    Perhaps you don't have someone to give a copy of YA SAMA! THE STORY OF TATYANA book (ages 8-12 and great to read to younger children) to, we will be happy to give a copy of the book to a school or organization in your name.

    Either designate the organization of your choice or we will select one for you.

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    Includes:
    • YA SAMA, THE STORY OF TATYANA book (ages 8-12)
    • MY STORY book (ages 5-8)
    • I CAN DO IT! activity book (ages 5-8)

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    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    Includes:
    • YA SAMA! THE STORY OF TATYANA book
    • MY STORY book
    • I CAN DO IT! activity book
    • Poster of Tatyana racing
    • YA SAMA bracelet

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    AUTOGRAPHED copy of YA SAMA! THE STORY OF TATYANA book

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    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS - all of the benefits of the $75 level, with books autographed by Tatyana McFadden.

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    Pledge $300 or more About $300

    FIVE of everything listed in the $75 level

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    Pledge $600 or more About $600

    TEN of everything listed in the $75 level

    Great to give to a school, library, hospital or charitable organization or Tatyana will donate, in your name, to one that she selects. A note from you will be included. In addition, Tatyana will send one AUTOGRAPHED copy of each book to you (that makes a total of 11 books in total).

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    Pledge $1,200 or more About $1,200

    SKYPE CALL WITH TATYANA - Tatyana shares her story and tips about her training, nutrition, and answers questions. Great for small groups and classrooms, as well as individuals (up to an hour on Skype, to be arranged at a mutually convenient time).

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    SKYPE CALL WITH TATYANA - Tatyana shares her story and tips about her training, nutrition, and answers questions. Great for small groups and classrooms, as well as individuals (up to an hour on Skype, to be arranged at a mutually convenient time) PLUS 1 set of AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS

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    SKYPE CALL WITH TATYANA - Tatyana shares her story and tips about her training, nutrition, and answers questions. Great for small groups and classrooms, as well as individuals (up to an hour on Skype, to be arranged at a mutually convenient time) PLUS 5 Sets of AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS

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    Pledge $7,500 or more About $7,500

    WORK OUT WITH TATYANA - Come to University of Illinois and spend a morning working out and have lunch with Tatyana and her coach. In addition, Tatyana will give you one AUTOGRAPHED copy of each book. Pledge does not include transportation or accommodations (Visit to be arranged at a mutually convenient time).

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