The couple wanted to use this opportunity to say "thank you"
Two causes - rare disease and research - applied greatly to Remington’s battle with CF. “I wouldn’t be alive if it wasn’t for the community that has helped raised so much funds and awareness for cystic fibrosis and research,” he said. The remaining causes - mental health, education, and low-income families - played a significant role for Au. She is a sexual assault survivor and an educator who grew up in a low-income family. “With our whole relationship community has been a center of focus. Community, for me, and community service is what saved my life,” she said.