Prayer Will Support PWS Organization

Donations for Research

You can make donations: online, mail, electronic funds transfer, wire transfer or by phone.  Click here for more about making donations direct to the University of Kansas Endowment for Prader-Willi Syndrome research, click here.

To make an online donation to Prayer Will Support PWS Group, click here  Fill in all of your information.  At the bottom it has a Memory or Honor of someone.  Click on it and enter the name of the child you would like to honor (i.e., Kyleigh Ellington)  Select Yes to notify someone of gift.  

If you have any questions about donations, please contact:

Prayer Will Support- PWS Organization

Attention: Krystal Ellington

P.O. Box 79

Corder, MO 64021


2017 Annual Prader-Willi Syndrome Fun Run and Walk-a-thon, Saturday, October 14, 2017

Thank you to all the volunteers, walkers, sponsors and contributions for a successful 2016 event.  We couldn't have done it without a lot of support, prayers and people involved.  


 Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017

Registration: 9-10am  

Runners: Start @9:45am    Walkers: Start @10am 

Location: Fairground Park, Higginsville, MO.  From I-70, take Highway 13 North to Higginsville.  

 Click here for directions to Fairground Park, Fairground Ave and Cypress, Higginsville, MO


  • The event will be held, rain or shine!  
  • Raffle: two $100 winners (purchase tickets at the event for $1 each or 6 for $5) 
  • Bring lawn chairs or blankets
  • No bikes or dogs
  • Volunteers check in 7:00 AM 
  • Registration time: 9-10:00 AM
  • Fun-Run starts at 9:45 AM
  • Walk-a-Thon starts at 10:00 AM
  • Activities for kids include face painting, a bounce house, bubbles, chalk drawings, and a park.
  • Hot dogs, hamburgers, chips, water and more will be available.

Ride for PWS at Cross Creek Baptist Church in Oak Grove, MO!

Ride for Kyleigh and PWS- September 23, 2017

Starting at 12pm at Cross Creek Baptist Mission, 1050 SW 15th Street, Oak Grove, Missouri 64075.

Ending around 4:30pm  back at Cross Creek Mission Church (see address above).

Join us afterwards and show off your ride at the 6th Annual PWS Fun Run/Walk

Cars, Trucks and Motorcycles welcome

Approximately 50 to 70 mile ride

Cars, Trucks and Bikes $20

Passengers $10

All proceeds go to Prader-Willi Syndrome Research

For more info call Robbie Dunham at 660-723-3197 



  2016 Goals Actual Total
 Number of participants 350 
 Donations to PWS Research





2016 Registration

After completing the Registration Form, as below, please return the form with your $20 registration fee ($10 for children 12 and under) by May 6, 2016 and receive a t-shirt on the day of the event. Individuals can ask for pledges by lap or a single flat donation by using the sheet attached to the Registration Form (getting pledges is not required). For those getting pledge donations per lap, the donations are due by May 6, 2016. Donations are tax-deductible.

To make an online donation through PayPal, click here: 


Late Registration will be available on the day of the event. Please make all checks payable to: The KU Endowment, with "PWS Fund" in the memo. 

Download the Registration Form- click here

Download the Donation Form- click here

Mail the Registration form and your check to:

The Prayer Will Support- PWS Organization

Attn: Krystal Ellington

PO Box 79

Corder, MO 64021

For more information or to sponsor this event, please contact:


Click here to DOWNLOAD the 2016 Walk-a-thon Flyer, print and post to share the event with others.  

2016- Fun Run & Walk-a-thon Sponsors

Please support our 2016 sponsors

Click here to DOWNLOAD the SPONSOR FORM  













Click here if you are interested in being a volunteer for PWS Group and events.

Prior Sponsors:




I.B.E.W. Local 53

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

  • Full Circle Motorcycle AssociationFacebook Group 
  • CrossFit Believe
  • Old Town
  • Valley Speedway

    Richard's Diary

    Aimee Starr Photography


    C&M Entertainment

    Centsible Signs

    Kidz First Therapy


    Orrick Farm Service, Inc.

    Ray's Garage


    Cross Creek Baptist Mission Church

    Freeman Tool & Die, Inc

    Alpha Epsilon Beta Chapter #13930

    Hair By Sharon

    Hoefer Funeral Home, Inc.

    Tim and Margaret Thurmon


    DJ Edward


    Ronald L. Hinton, DDS

    Shelley G. Wood Real Estate


    Vendors are invited to attend the PWS Fun Run and Walk on June 11, 2016. The cost is $25 per vendor and a donated item from your product line for our raffle.  Booth space will not be reserved until payment is received.  Payment must be received by May 8, 2016.  Make checks payable to the KU Endowment with PWS Fund on the memo line.  Booth Size is 10 x 10 ft, and electricity is available if needed.  See below for a list what vendors we already have signed up.  We will NOT have two of the same name brand product vendors.  We cannot allow food vendors because of the nature of P.W.S, the syndrome for which we are raising money. If any questions contact Jessica Stephens at 816-835-2825 or  Click here to download the complete Vendors Rules and Registration Form. 

    2016 Vendors:


    Prior Vendors:  

    Coquille L&L (Light-Up Decals/Personalized LED items) by Bruce Butler
    DM Creations by Darlene Johnson & Diane Meek
    Paparazzi Accessories by Amy Porter
    Bella Kay Kreations
    Celebrating Home/Penelope Ann
    DCC and Company
    Juice Plus+
    Lia Sophia
    Grace Adele
    Origami Owl
    Tastefully Simple
    Mary Kay
    Miche Bags
    It Works
    Pure Romance
    Heavenly Hippo


    Sponsors Needed

    We are looking for sponsors for the 2016 Fun Run & Walk-a-thon.  Send us an email if you are interested in being a sponsor:  

    Thank you for considering to be a sponsor our event! Please fill out the Sponsor form and return it to Krystal Ellington at PO Box 79, Corder, MO 64021 by May 6, 2016. Your check can be made payable to: The KU Endowment, with "PWS Fund" in the memo.  Please indicate your level of sponsorship as below. We appreciate your support!

    Click here to DOWNLOAD the Sponsor Form 

    Platinum $1,000    Includes same benefits as Gold, except also includes the  Sponsors Logo on our t-shirts.  

    Gold $500            Includes: a certificate of participation, recognition on our website, and your business/organization name on our t-shirts and a banner.

    Silver $250           Includes: A certification of participation, recognition on our website, and your business/organization name on our t-shirts and a banner.

    Bronze $100          Includes: A certificate of participation, recognition on our website, and your business/organization name on our t-shirts and a banner.

    Find the PWS Group on facebook

    PWS Merchandise For Sale

    As part of fundraising for PWS Events, the following merchandise are for sale:

    PWS T-shirts- sizes youth-adult 2x: $12.00 each

    PWS bracelets: $3.00 each

    The bracelet has the words: "Praying for a cure PWS"

    PWS lanyards: $3.00 each

    Necklace Charms without chain: $7.00

    Necklace Charms with chain: $10.00 

    Contact us if you are interested in purchasing any items:



    Fun Run & Walk-a-thon Church Bulletin Insert and Flyer:

    Click here to DOWNLOAD a Church Bulletin insert announcement about the Fun Run & Walk-a-thon.....or print and pass out to your neighbors and friends!

    Click here to send your email address and contact information to join our mailing list.