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Chasing Dreams: Living My Life One Yard at a Time is here! 













Visit or any of your local books stores to pick up a copy. 
A portion of the proceeds go to support the 60,000 people in Minnesota with Epilepsy.

Coach Kill’s Chasing Dreams Story








Coach Jerry Kill was named head coach of the U of MN football program.








A highlight of the 2011 season was a win over Big Ten rival Iowa.  The American Football Association named Kill the Region 3 Coach of the Year in 2012.








Coach Kill took a leave of absence after seizures prevented him from traveling to a Michigan game. Media called for Kill’s resignation and suggested a person with epilepsy could not handle such a position. Over 2,000 people connected to epilepsy rallied to show support before the San Jose State game.








Coach and Rebecca Kill announce the Coach Kill Chasing Dreams Epilepsy Fund.








Coach Kill was awarded the 2014 Big Ten Coach of the Year.








Coach and Rebecca’s commitment to helping kids with epilepsy chase their dreams is unparalleled, despite his abrupt retirement on October 28, 2015. They are regular visitors to Camp Oz and their fund provides classroom education for kids with epilepsy to curb bullying and foster understanding of epilepsy.








In the interim, he has spoken around the country to large and small corporations, covering various topics including rebuilding businesses and overcoming adversity. During this time he also wrote a book, Chasing Dreams: Living My Life One Yard at a Time. In May 2016 after he was able to regain control of his health and was named Associate Athletic Director at Kansas State.

The Fund Supports

Two girls from Camp Oz in swimming gear goofing for the camera.
A classroom full of students who know what to do if a student has a seizure.
Camp Oz is a week-long residential camp with 24/7 medical support for seizures.
“Kids with epilepsy can just be kids at Camp Oz”
Seizure Smart Schools provides classroom education for kids to curb bullying and foster understanding of epilepsy.

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