Most of us have known people who have personally fought the battle against cancer. Through modern treatments and much grace, some have survived. Others have not. The MSU Gran Fondo is my opportunity to get some skin in the game and provide hope for nearly 70,000 people in the U.S. expected to be diagnosed with melanomas of the skin this year.
Team Shirts & Skins has committed to riding 40 miles for those we love. Greg Woolley lost his battle with melanoma and we are riding in memory of him and to honor other family and friends that have battled this cancer as well. We are also riding to raise money for research that will bring more positive outcomes for those that will be diagnosed in the future. Please help support us on our journey to help others. Any amount you are willing to donate is very appreciated!
Funds raised from the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Gran Fondo support skin cancer awareness, prevention and research at MSU. These dollars are funding pilot studies – investigative, next-step research that tests findings and enables a scientific study to continue.
On June 27, 2015, the streets of West Michigan will be paved with good intentions. And here’s where I need your help. I’ve made a commitment to make the MSU Gran Fondo much more than a ride. My hope is that you will join me in supporting a mission that is more than skin deep. 100% of every dollar raised goes directly to support skin cancer awareness, prevention and research at MSU. Together we can make a difference. Thank you!