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Greater Than Graves' 2012 Coast-to-Coast Ride!

             Thanks to our 2012 event sponsors!



In-Kind Donations provided by Merchants Automotive Group and  


Would you like to become part of the team and raise funds and awareness for a great cause?  Please visit Crowdrise and leave a comment on the GDATF's main page or sign on to join the fundraising team.

Top Fundraisers as of 3:00 p.m. on August 3, 2012:

1. $5055 - Graves' Disease and Thyroid Foundation

2. $4027 - 2012 Team (Elias, Dave, and Keating)

3. $471 - Dr. Shivani Gupta, University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center

4. $350 - Kimberly Dorris

Interested in forming a team on Crowdrise to promote the "Greater Than Graves'" project?  Call or e-mail with your team name (877-643-3123, x101 or info@gdatf.org), and we'll get you started!  For more information on the ride, please visit the Greater Than Graves' web site.

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