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									10                                                                                                Dare Education Foundation | 2006–2007 Annual Report

Foundation in support of the                                     Foundation Endowment Fund,                  2006                 Scott Blanchard, DDS
Inaugural OBX®Marathon.                                          managed by the Outer Banks                                       Sharon Crane
The grant supported printing                                     Community Foundation.            Mike and Cindy Bishal           Diva’s Day Spa & Salon
the Official Race Program                                                                          Scott Blanchard, DDS            Charles Evans
for the first year event                                          The James Millis, Jr. Donor      Nancy Darr                      Gray’s Stores
which helped DEF raise over                                      Advised Fund                     Earth Resources, Inc.           Julie C. Gray
$65,000.00.                                                                                       William G. Freed, Inc.          Rob And Debbie Lawson
                                                                 The Shirley and David Doran      Al and Joyce Fussell            Brian and Bernice Meekins
The Outer Banks Visitors                                         Memorial Fund                    Gateway Bank                    Denise Michaud
  Bureau, $80,000                                                The Kenton Family Fund           James and Mary Harrison         Cliff and Joy Ogburn
The OBVB awarded grants                                          Blueridge General, Inc.          Island Woodcrafts, Ltd.         Robert and Connie Outten
totaling $80,000.00 to help the                                  Raymond and Mary Reisert         Corey and Terri Jameson         Shirley Parker
Dare Education Foundation                                        Nancy Hennessey                  Rob and Debbie Lawson           Elizabeth Snearer
and the Outer Banks Relief                                       Staples, Inc.                    Wendy Moeller                   Southern Insurance Agency
Foundation draw thousands                                                                         Brian and Elizabeth Newman      Karen O’B Taylor
                                                                                                  Tom and Sharon Plunkett
of visitors here for the                                         Odyssey of the Mind              Southern Insurance Agency
                                                                                                                                  Carole Thompson
OBX®Marathon in order
to raise money for the two           Endowment                     DEF manages the Odyssey        Surfside East
                                                                                                                                  Lisa Vercauteren

foundation causes and give
a boost to the business             The following contributors
                                                                 of the Mind fund that helps
                                                                 local students travel annually
                                                                                                                                     Special Thanks
community during the fall         made an investment in our      to compete at the national                  2007                 Outer Banks Learning Center,
shoulder season.                  future by making a donation    level. “OM” students thank       Steve and Kay Baum              Donated Office Space
                                  to the Dare Education          you for the support!             Steve and Susan Blackstock

                                                                 The Lost Colony                  Vandeventer Black Attorneys     Roanoke Island Festival Park
                                                                 The Outer Banks Hospital           at Law                        Dare County Schools
                                                                 The Waterfront Trellis           Western Sizlin                  NC State Highway Patrol
                                                                 Tri-Duo.com                      Wings                           The Nature Conservancy
                                                                 UPS                              William H. Claypoole, DMD       Dare County Parks and
                                                                 US Food Service                                                    Recreation
                                                                 Walmart                              Vendor Sponsors
                                                                                                                                  Race Fans and Friends
                                                                                                  Village Realty
                                                                 Mile Marker Sponsors             Stan White Realty               Atlantic Flooring
  OBX®Marathon 2006               Beach Realty and
                                                                 ACE Hardware                     Cameron House Inn               BB&T – Nags Head
Thanks to our generous              Construction
                                                                 Action Plumbing                  Corolla Classic Vacations       The Willey Agency
sponsors, the Dare Education      CapSan Media
                                                                 Animal Hospital of Nags          Ramada Inn                      Cooperative Bank
Foundation raised just over       Charter Media
                                                                   Head                           Hilton Garden Inn               Tropical Smoothie Café
$65,000.00 from the Inaugural     Coastal Beverage Company
                                                                 Beach Realty and                 Sea Foam Properties, Inc.       Gateway Realty
OBX®Marathon. The event           Dare CASA
                                                                   Construction                   Sea Ranch Hotel                 Atlantic Shore Realty
was good for our community        Dare County Arts Council
                                                                 Bear Drugs                       OBXlodging                      Blooms to Your Door
in many ways. Not only did        Environmental Professionals
                                                                 Brew Thru                        Sam & Omie’s                    Forbes Candy
we raise money for education,     Hardy Moving and Storage
                                                                 Brindley Beach                   Tortuga’s Lie                   Greentails Restaurant
the Outer Banks Relief            Harris Teeter
                                                                 Cahoon and Kasten Architects     Kelly’s Restaurant              Kmart
Foundation shared in the          Jennette Brothers
                                                                 Caribbean Pools & Spas           Penguin Isle
proceeds AND it is estimated      Jockey’s Ridge State Park                                                                            Special Thanks
                                                                 Coca-Cola                        Mako Mikes
that race participants left       Identify Yourself
                                                                 Dare CASA                        Soundfeet Shoes                 Virginian Pilot, NC Section
behind $3million in revenue       Islander Flags
                                                                 Islander Flags/Identify          Kitty Hawk Kites                BGR Development
during the fall shoulder          Mizuno Running
                                                                   Yourself                       Kitty Hawk Sports               Xpertee’s,
season! Now that’s good           OBX Stock, Inc.
                                                                 Jim Perry & Company              Birthday Suits                  Sunny Day
business!                         Ocean Atlantic Rentals
                                                                 Jockey’s Ridge Crossing          Le Bleu                         Udderly
                                  One Boat Guides
      Title Sponsors                                             NC Aquarium on Roanoke                                           Biotherm
                                  Outer Banks Learning Center                                     Race Course Sponsors
                                                                   Island                                                         Colington Yacht Club
Outer Banks Visitors Bureau,      Outer Banks Running Club
                                                                 Outer Banks Wedding Guild        Town of Kitty Hawk              Pirates Cove Boaters
 Marathon                         Pepsi
                                                                 RBC Centura                      Town of Kill Devil Hills        Barrier Island Aviation
Gateway Bank, Half Marathon       Roanoke Island Festival Park
                                                                 Roanoke Island Festival Park     Town of Nags Head               Thrasher Gallery
Kelly Hospitality Group, Fun      SoundWaves Entertainment,
                                                                 RV’s Sugar Creek                 Town of Manteo
 Run                                Inc.
                                                                 Southern Shores Realty           Dare County
                                  Southern Ice Company
                                                                 Tanger Outlet Center             NC Department of
     Official Sponsors             SYSCO
                                                                 The Blue Point
                                  TNT Services                                                      Transportation
A&A Atlantic                                                     The John Gillam Company,         Jockey’s Ridge State Park
                                  The John Gillam Company,
Bayside School Services                                            Ltd.                           National Park Service (Wright


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