Support our Reach the Beach Team

Dave Blouin a Newton, Massachusetts native, currently serves as a CO-VP of Youk’s Kids Board of Directors. Two years ago Dave participated in Youk’s Kids marathon team and helped raise over $75.000. 

Dave has raised $1750 



Billy Bulger, a Milton police officer, has been teaching youth boxing for 13 years.  He has run 3 Boston Marathons and competed in Tough Mudder New England 2012.  His hobbies include playing hockey, martial arts, and cycling.

Billy has raised $1078



Scott Cavagnaro is a twenty-four year old who loves to compete for a great cause. He has trained alongside his teammate Jackye Colligan and recently completed the Boston Marathon.  Scott believes with the right support anyone can be motivated to achieve their goals.    

Scott has raised $1073.



Jackye Colligan, founder of the nonprofit “Seat Swap”, started participating in sporting events when she was a student at UMass Amherst. Jackye has run 7 marathons, and participated in countless bike rides, triathlons, and adventure races to raise funds and awareness for charities supporting children.   

Jackye has raised $1008.



Brendan Douglas is a 34 year old Milton Police Sergeant and father of 2 boys.  They are Red Sox fanatics and he is ready to run for a great cause!

Brendan has raised $1033



Bill Farrell is a stand-up comic born and raised in Boston.

Bill has raised $1508.



Anthony J. Holmes  is a father of three and owns and operates a car detailing company. Anthony enjoys competing in outdoor fundraising events because he believes that “It’s not what you take from this world, it’s what you give back.”    

Anthony has raised $708. Help him reach his $1000 goal!



Kauren Quatromoni, mother to an 8 year old daughter, enjoys competing in marathons, triathlons and road races with friends. Reach the Beach has always been on her bucket list and she looks forward to competing alongside these amazing athletes as well as giving back to Youk’s Kids!    

Kauren has raised $883. Help her reach her $1000 goal!



Michael Shaner has been on Youk’s Kids Board of Directors since its inception five years ago. He is a father of two and has many leadership roles in his community; coaching baseball, soccer and lacrosse for the past 15 years. Michael currently competes in triathlons and is ready to take on this extreme event. 

Michael has raised $1400.



 Adam Waitkevich, President and Founder of Stone Harbor Trust, joined the Youk’s Kids team as a board member in 2009. Adam was on the 2010 Youk’s Kids Boston Marathon team and is continually motivated by the impact that Youk’s Kids has on the lives of children.

Adam has raised $1068.



 Ed Zywien  Ed works along side teammate Adam W. at Stone Harbor Trust.  He has two beautiful daughters who inspire him. He is very involved in local charities including Lungevity and Mohegan Council.
Ed has raised 258.Help him reach his $1000 goal!


Mission and Vision

Youk’s Kids mission is to create a community of support, increase awareness and advocate for the health and well-being of children.


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