HOG Plus MDA Equals One Fun Weekend
Many, if not most, motorcycle manufacturers and brand-specific groups participate in some form of charitable endeavors, but it’s hard to beat Harley-Davidson and its riders when it comes to charitable causes. For the third decade in a row the Muscular Dystrophy Association is joining forces with the Harley Owner’s Group and the Eastern Harley-Davidson Dealers Association to put on the MDA Ride For Life. This is a weekend-long event in the beginning of May that brings Harley riders and their bikes together with the kids and parents to raise money and awareness while sharing the joys of “motorcycle therapy” with some children who could really benefit from some wind in their hair and bugs in their teeth.
Continue reading for more information on the MDA Ride For Life.
Spanish fashion designer Custo Dalmau has adapted the colorful look of his signature t-shirts on this Harley-Davidson Night Road Special modified by Spanish bike builder Ferry Clot. Their combined goal was to achieve a dragster-like stance and a funky paintjob on top for what they call the “Animals in the Wild” project.
The unique bike will be auctioned for charity by Harley-Davidson Spain and the money obtained will be directed to the San Juan de Dios Foundation in Barcelona, who works on aid and development in the African country of Sierra Leone.
On Tuesday, hundreds of Harley-Davidson women riders joined together in Daytona Beach, Fla., along with Season two "American Idol" star Kimberley Locke for one of the largest Harley-Davidson women’s rides in history.
Originally, the Harley-Davidson Women’s Day Ride benefitting Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) was to be limited to 105 women, but after an incredible response from women riders asking to join the ride, Harley-Davidson decided to increase the size to accommodate the (...)
Harley-Davidson employees, MDA organizers and event volunteers participated in various activities to raise money during 2007 Bike Week at Daytona Beach, Fla.
Harley-Davidson sponsored activities for MDA at Bike Week included the "Bankers Auction" hosted by Harley-Davidson, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jim Ziemer and Vice President and Treasurer Jim Brostowitz, the Willie G. Davidson pledge ride to Daytona, the Harley-Davidson Ride-in Show and MDA public auction held at the (...)
Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. (EPE) is pleased to announce the new Elvis Rock ’n’ Roll Ride for Life benefiting the American Diabetes Association, which will begin and end at Elvis Presley’s Graceland, the legendary superstar’s home in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 22, 2007. This event for motorcycle enthusiasts will serve as a fitting homage to Presley’s passion for motorcycles and to his lifetime of generosity to individuals and charitable causes. Festivities at Graceland will include the (...)