Our Son Trent was born with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), a rare and incurable disease affecting 1 in every 3500 boys born each year. This 100% fatal disease causes progressive muscle weakness that ultimately leads to life-threatening heart and lung complications. The average lifespan of a child suffering from DMD is mid-to-late 20s.

Trent attends therapy 3-4 times per week and that will only increase as he grows older. He is constantly visiting different doctors across the nation for the best treatment possible.

Powers Promise was created to promote awareness, educate others and partner with DMD organizations to help find a cure.

We thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your support!

Kimberly and Trevor Powers

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1 month ago

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Chilly night for a quick drive to Connelly Christmas Light Show in Jamesburg! Nothing a little Hot Cocoa canโ€™t fix! ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿผ

They do this light show in honor of Trent and to raise money for Powers Promise each year. Feel to take a drive yourself! ๐Ÿš™

Oh and thank you for the candy canes Connelly family ๐ŸŽ„
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2 months ago

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Looking for some amazing Christmas lights?? ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿผ

Stop by the Connelly Christmas Light Show! They have an amazing display and are asking for donations for Powers Promise. On top of that they are personally matching donations made!

Thank you so much Patrick Connelly, Denise Connelly and Tyler Connelly! ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š
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2 months ago

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Please consider supporting Powers Promise this #GivingTuesday. A donation of any amount is always greatly appreciated.

2020 has forced us to cancel all of our normal fundraising events, making it hard to raise the money needed to help support potential life saving research for the boys and men suffering from Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. We need your help!
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3 months ago

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