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Monthly Archives: September 2013

How to Create a Fundraiser and Have Fun!

This blog is third in a series from Sweet Rides team members Tracy Begley and Therese DeLashmutt.  When Therese and I talk about what fundraisers we want to do each year there are some basic criteria that they have to meet: 1. Do we have the time and resources available? 2. Do we have an […]

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Bob’s Story

In February 2009, Bob Falkenberg was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). He was treated with six months of chemotherapy. This was followed by a bone marrow stem cell transplant from an unrelated donor on October 27, 2009. In between treatments, Bob and his wife Karen, residents of Alpharetta, Ga., walked the Peachtree Road Race […]

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Finding Hidden Donors

This is second in a series written by Sweet Rides team members Tracy and Therese.  Thanks for sharing your fundraising wisdom!  So you need to raise money. You have asked your parents, siblings and friends to donate and they are tapped out already. Your goal is in sight but seems so far away now. Strangers […]

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Team Mustang Strong

Lisa Hughes has a lot to be proud of. She is a wife, mother and paralegal who lives in Sandy Springs area of Atlanta, Georgia, and completed her first triathlon at the age of 50.  She has since become an avid 24 Hours of Booty participant and supporter.  For 2013, Lisa is taking on a […]

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Blood Drive This Friday!

Did you know that cancer patients are the #1 recipient of life-saving blood products? If you’re in Charlotte, come roll up your sleeves for the blood drive this Friday!  Sign up for a spot between 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, then join us at the 24 Hours of Booty office for a light lunch. To make […]

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Fundraising Tips from a Top Team

Tracy and Therese are longtime riders and top fundraisers for team Sweet Rides in Atlanta.  Over the next four weeks, they will share hands on fundraising advice that has worked for their team.  Today they talk about their team’s fundraising philosophy and how they make it fun.  Fundraise off the Beaten Path Hi, I am […]

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