Divas For A Cure
Breast Cancer Motorcycle
Fundraising Campaign 2009

Check out Divas For A Cure at the
Philadelphia Motorcycle Show...
From Revved Up for the Cause - Breast Cancer Awareness Ride

This year, Divas For A Cure along with supporters from Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Peggy Llewellyn, Philadephia Motorcycle Show, Barb's Harley-Davidson, the motorcycle community (Buffalo Soldiers, Clutch N Burn), and many more made it possible to donate $ 7,500.00 to the Breast Cancer Research Fund at M.D. Anderson Cancer Research Center. A room dedicated to research and treatment of Inflammatory Breast Cancer has been named in our honor.

Funds were also designated to the DFAC Wigs Program for women enduring chemo therapy.


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What's Happening in 2009?

Divas For A Cure will be the sponsored guest of Harley-Davidson Motor Company on our 2009 Fundraising Campaign.

Please join us in 2009 at one of the following locations:

  • Daytona Bike Week - Daytona - March 6-7
  • West Coast Bikers Roundup - Allensworth, CA - June 4-6
  • National Bikers Roundup - Atlanta, GA - August 4-8
  • Philadelphia Motorcycle Show - Oaks, PA - October 9-11

Proud Sponsor of the
2009 Divas For A Cure Tour

Harley-Davidson Motor Company Harley-Davidson Motor Company, the only major U.S.-based motorcycle manufacturer, produces heavyweight motorcycles and a complete line of motorcycle parts, accessories and general merchandise.

For more information, visit Harley-Davidson's Web site at www.harley-davidson.com.


Divas For A Cure
Limited Edition Untouchable Bobber

Divas For A Cure Limited Edition Untouchable Bobber

South Side Kustoms

South Side Kustoms

Untouchable Bike - Softail Bobber Base Model - LIMITED EDITION REAL DIVAS RIDE

Only 20 will be built, each one numbered with limited edition badge on frame, and a beautiful 6"x3" enamel pink with gold trim ribbon on top of gas tank.

WHERE THE MONEY GOES - ($1,500.00 from the sale of every bike will be donated to DIVAS FOR A CURE to go to Breast Cancer Research)

RETAIL= $22,500.00


Latest News & Updates

 

"Divas For A Cure Check Presentation: $35,000.00 for Breast Cancer Research"
On Saturday, October 25, 2008, Divas For A Cure accompanied by the NJ Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club, Family, Friends & DFAC Supporters presented a check to Bill Alexander of M.D. Anderson Cancer Research Center for $35,000.00 at the Harley-Davidson of Ocean County dealership in Lakewood, NJ.

The proceeds from this years' run will be dedicated solely to Breast Cancer Research. This is a small token but a big commitment in the huge struggle for many of us who continue to be plagued with health issues as a result of the fight. Cancer does not discriminate - - but we have made many strives and many of us are still here as a result of the advances and developments of new technology, treatments and medicines developed from research. Countless lives will be saved also as a result of early detection. Elaine Thomas "Hunter" a member of the Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club, Poconos Chapter said it best, "We want a cure in our lifetime!"

2008 Divas For A Cure TourElaine "Hunter" Thomas (2008 DFAC Diva Rider) and Les "Chase" Thomas (2008 DFAC Chase Vehicle Driver) drove in from the Poconos. Michelle "Queen of Hearts (2008 DFAC Diva Rider) & Anthony "Joker" Hampton flew in from Atlantato celebrate with us. John "Morphius" Tucker and his wife drove in to represent from the Central Virginia Buffalo Soldiers Chapter. Karina Jaramillo-Saa, Manager, Market Outreach at Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Milwaukee Corporate Headquarters joined us as well. Thomas "TC" Costley, National President (2008 DFAC RoadCaptain) represented on behalf of the National Association of Buffalo Soldiers and Troopers Motorcycle Club. Nate Gundy, President of the New Jersey Buffalo Soldiers accompanied by 20+ members and associates represented as only real SOLDIERS do.

A special thank you goes out to Asa Murray, owner of the Harley-Davidson of Ocean County dealership for hosting the 2008 Divas For A Cure Check Presentation.

Since the struggle is not over - we have made a commitment to continue a good fight until there is a cure. We hope you will join us in 2009.
   


Why We Support M.D. Anderson?

For the past eight years, M. D. Anderson has ranked number one in cancer care in "Americas Best Hospitals" survey published by U.S. News & World Report.

Nearly 85,000 people per year, including 29,000 new patients, seek the highest quality care that has made M. D. Anderson so widely respected.

More than 11,000 patients per year participate in therapeutic clinical research exploring novel treatments, the largest such program in the nation.

Important scientific knowledge gained in the laboratory is rapidly translated into clinical care at M. D. Anderson. The research program is considered one of the most productive in the world aimed solely at cancer. Read More...


2007 - 2008 Past Events & Media

Essence Magazine , October 2007 EditionCheck out the October 2007 edition of Essence Magazine. Jan Emanuel, Founder & President and Aj Coffee, Secretary & 2007 Road Coordinator of Divas for A Cure - Board of Directors) were chosen by the makers of Pine-Sol Cleaners to be featured in the Salute to Powerful Women, in an article and advertisement entitled - "They've Got The Power."

   

People of Extraordinary Generosity & Creative Energy:


"Want To Get Involved?"

Our work does not begin or end with our Annual Cross-Country Breast Cancer Motorcycle Run.

Our mission is focused on promoting breast cancer awareness and raising funds for breast cancer research throughout the year!

Breast Cancer Awareness is vitally important every month. Not just in the month of October, which is nationally recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Divas For A Cure "DFAC" is not a motorcycle club. DFAC is a non-profit public benefit corporation. We participate in various local and national awareness programs throughout the year. Distributing breast cancer awareness brochures and networking with other cancer survivors and community based organizations.

So, How Can You Help?

Everyone (individuals, groups, motorcycle clubs, corporations, and corporate sponsors) are encourage to fundraise.

Here is how you can get started. Join us by launching a Fundraising Pledge Page:

Where and how are the funds distributed?

There are no paid salaries. We are all volunteers therefore; $ .90 cents of every dollar we raise is dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness and Breast Cancer Research. Each year we dedicate the funds raised through online donations, merchandise sales and corporate sponsorship direct to Breast Cancer Research.

2009 Donations:

$7,500.00

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2009 Donations

2008 Donations:

$35,000.00

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2008 Donations


2007 Donations:

$50,000.00


2006 Donations:

$25,000.00

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2006 Donations


If you are a Corporation and interested in Corporate Sponsorship, please email or call us direct at: info@DivasForACure.org


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