Lacey Wheeler is preparing to run a marathon with several friends in May. She along with her friends formed Team Hope and they are raising funds to sponsor women in the DR Congo. Currently they have raised enough to sponsor two women. Not only is she getting her friend involved but she even has participation from the little ones as well. This past weekends, kids in her area participated, learned about the Congo, helped raise money and several of had been saving jars of change. Using tie-dyed fabric by the participants of the Congo, she mad medals to award them for their effort. For more information on her effort and to donate, please visit: http://www.teamhope-congo.blogspot.com/.