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					                                           PRESENTED BY:
                                           EASTERN HARLEY-DAVIDSON DEALERS ASSOCIATION

                                           MAY 5 & MAY 6, 2012
                                           GRAND PRIZE DREAM TRIP!
                                           BORN TO BE CHARITABLE




Photo courtesy of ArtsQuest/Ryan Hulvat.




                           FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT WWW.MDARIDEFORLIFE.ORG
 FUNDRAISING

 INCENTIVE LEVELS                                              GRAND PRIZE FOR THE TOP FUNDRAISER
 THE MORE YOU RAISE THE MORE YOU WIN                           PRICELESS ONCE IN A LIFETIME DREAM TRIP
 $100-$149                       $1360 and above               Dream Trip including accommodations, meals, and airfare if applicable.
                                                               Choose from MDA Telethon in Las Vegas or a “Milwaukee Experience.”
 1 Ride for Life Pin             1   Ride for Life Pin
 1 Ride for Life T-Shirt         1   Ride for Life T-Shirt
                                 1   Ride for Life Hat
 $150-$339                       1   HD1 Custom
 1   Ride for Life Pin               Motorcycle Chance
 1
 1
     Ride for Life T-Shirt
     Ride for Life Hat
                                 4   FLD Switchback
                                     Motorcycle Chances
                                                               PARTICIPANT INFORMATION
 1   HD1 Custom                  1   Camper Artwork            WHAT YOU NEED TO DO:
     Motorcycle Chance           1   Parade Flag               1. Register to participate with your local Eastern Harley-Davidson
                                 1   Hero ID                      Dealers Association Dealer, HOG club or motorcycle club.
 $340-$679
                                                                  ALL MOTORCYCLE BRANDS ARE WELCOME.
 1 Ride for Life Pin
 1 Ride for Life T-Shirt         FOR EVERY $340 YOU RAISE,     2. Start collecting donations from co-workers, business contacts,
 1 Ride for Life Hat             you will receive one chance      friends, family and neighbors. (If your place of employment has
 1 HD1 Custom                    to win the FLD Switchback.       a matching gift program, ask to have the dollars that you raise
   Motorcycle Chance                                              matched to increase your overall donation.)
 1 FLD Switchback
                                                                  ADULT PARTICIPANTS
   Motorcycle Chance
                                                                 • Collect a minimum of $75 for Saturday only participation
 $680-$1359                                                      • Collect a minimum of $30 for Sunday only participation
                                                                 • Or, to attend BOTH Saturday and Sunday, collect a minimum of $75
 1 Ride for Life Pin
 1 Ride for Life T-Shirt                                          CHILDREN AGES 3-12
 1 Ride for Life Hat                                             • Collect a minimum of $40 for Saturday only participation
 1 HD1 Custom                                                    • Collect a minimum of $20 for Sunday only participation
   Motorcycle Chance                                             • Or, to attend BOTH Saturday and Sunday, collect a minimum of $40
 2 FLD Switchback                                                  (CHILDREN UP TO THE AGE OF 3 ARE FREE)
   Motorcycle Chances                                            • Only cash or checks are accepted, no pledges are permitted.
 1 Camper Artwork
                                                                 • The more you raise, the more incentives you receive. Note incentive
                                                                   listing or visit us online at www.mdarideforlife.org.
                                                               3. By April 28, 2012, bring your packet including the completed
                                                                  envelope information and signed waiver, collection roster sheets
                                                                  and contributions to your EHDDA dealer or club coordinator.
                                                                  • Place all donations in the participant envelope and make sure that
 YOUTH INCENTIVES                                                   all donations are converted to a check made payable to MDA.
 AGES 15 AND UNDER                                                • Pick up your official participant materials at the time of your
                                                                    packet turn-in. This will include a complete listing of event
                                                                    activities for May 5 and/or May 6, 2012, wristband for admission,
 TOP FUNDRAISER
                                                                    food tickets, and incentive tickets for redemption at the event.
 $100 Visa Gift Card
                                                                    Information about the Ride from your dealership to the event
 2ND HIGHEST FUNDRAISER                                             grounds will also be included.
 $50 Visa Gift Card                                               • If you are not able to attend the event, return your completed packet
                                                                    to the EHDDA dealership or have a friend return your packet at the
 3RD HIGHEST FUNDRAISER                                             event to claim your incentives.
 $25 Visa Gift Card




EASY ONLINE FUNDRAISING NOW AVAILABLE.                          SCAN THIS CODE FOR MORE
Find out more at your preferred Harley-Davidson Dealership.     INFORMATION ABOUT RFL 25
 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 SATURDAY MAY 5, 2012                                           EXCLUSIVE RIDE FOR LIFE CONCERT
 STEELSTACKS • ARTSQUEST, BETHLEHEM, PA                         WITH A SPECIAL MUSICAL GUEST!
 101 Founders Way Bethlehem, PA 18015
 1:00PM Event Begins at the SteelStacks/ArtsQuest Campus        SATURDAY, MAY 5
 • Food                         • Silent Auction                AT THE BETHLEHEM STEELSTACKS
 • Live Music – WZZO Band       • Balloon Pop
   Showcase                     • Scenic Rides
 • Street Performers            • Incentives
 • Vendors                      • Dealer Registration
 • Bike Show                    • Beer available for purchase

 7:00PM Ride for Life XXV Concert                               VISIT WWW.MDARIDEFORLIFE.ORG OR FIND US ON FACEBOOK
 • Live musical guest performs at the SteelStacks               OR TWITTER TO RECEIVE THE MOST UP TO DATE INFORMATION!
 • Exclusive to Ride for Life XXV participants only



 SUNDAY MAY 6, 2012
 PENN STATE • LEHIGH VALLEY CAMPUS
 2809 Saucon Valley Road Center Valley, PA 18034-8447
 8:00AM Parade Motorcycle Staging begins at Penn State
 Lehigh Valley Campus
 10:00AM Parade Leaves Penn State Lehigh Valley Campus
 to go to SteelStacks/ArtsQuest Campus, Bethlehem, PA


 STEELSTACKS • ARTSQUEST, BETHLEHEM, PA
 101 Founders Way Bethlehem, PA 18015
 10:00AM Event Begins at the SteelStacks/ArtsQuest Campus
 • MDA’s Got Talent!
 • Food
 • Street Performers
 • MDA Camper/HOG Chapter Activities
 • Live Music – Easton School of Rock
 • Bike Raffle Drawing
 • Closing Ceremony                                                                                  PRESENTS RIDE FOR LIFE XXV BAND
 • Beer available for purchase                                                                       SHOWCASE. LIVE PERFORMANCES
                                                                                                     THROUGHOUT THE DAY BROUGHT TO
                                                                                                     YOU BY WZZO AND CLEAR CHANNEL.



                                                                MDA’s first Ride for Life included high     Ride for Life 5 pushes the five-year total
                                                                flying Malcom Forbes and his close friend   to over $1 million - $1,053,651!
                                                                Elizabeth Taylor.




RFL & MDA TIMELINE
For the last 24 years, both Ride
for Life and the Muscular Dystrophy
Association have dedicated themselves                           An MDA-funded research team                 MDA-supported researchers awarded the
to conquering neuromuscular diseases.                           identifies the gene for Duchenne            1992 Nobel Prize in Medicine for their
Here is a quick glimpse of some of                              and Becker muscular dystrophy.              contributions to the discovery of a key
their biggest milestones.                                                                                   regulatory process functioning of all cells.
                                                                                                                                            TOP 2011                                            TOP 2011
                                                                                                                                            FUNDRAISERS                                         YOUTH FUNDRAISERS

                                                                                                                                           1ST PLACE • JOHN BEALE                              1ST PLACE • GABRIELLE TOBIAS
                                                                                                                                           $33,561 Valley Forge Harley-Davidson                $3,600 Schaeffer’s Harley-Davidson


ABBEY UMALI
MDA’S NATIONAL GOODWILL AMBASSADOR
Abbey has been MDA’s National Goodwill Ambassador since 2008. She is 13
years old and has a form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) that causes lack of
coordination and balance along with muscle weakness. Abbey walks with the help of
leg braces. She and her family travel throughout the United States to spread the word
about MDA and its mission to find treatments and cures for muscular dystrophy and
related diseases. Abbey is extremely outgoing and active; she loves to sing, dance,
swim, ride her bike and read. She is very excited to participate this year and can’t
wait to see everyone again for the 25th Anniversary of Ride For Life!




                              2012 HARLEY-DAVIDSON® FLD SWITCHBACK                                                                         2ND PLACE • ROBERT NOLL                             2ND PLACE • ANTHONY GALLUCCI
CHANCE TO WIN                 signed by Willie G. Davidson                                                                                 $24,544 White’s Harley-Davidson                     $3,408 Schaeffer’s Harley-Davidson


                                                2012 HARLEY-DAVIDSON®
                                                FLD SWITCHBACK
                                                *For every $340 you raise, you will receive
                                                 one chance to win this motorcycle.
                                                 The value of the prize is taxable income to the prize winner, and the prize winner is
                                                 responsible for any and all federal, state, and local taxes associated with the prize.
                                                 The fair market value of the prize (less the cost of the raffle ticket) exceeds $5,000,
                                                 therefore, the winner must pay federal income tax withholding equal to 25% of the
                                                 fair market value of the prize (and, if required, state income tax withholding) before
                                                 receiving the prize.




CHANCE TO WIN                 HD1 XL1200 CUSTOM DESIGNED BY YOU
                                                                                                                                           3RD PLACE • DENISE WELSH                            3RD PLACE • NICOLETTE HARRIS
                                                 2012 HD1 CUSTOM XL1200C                                                                   $23,273 Iron Valley Harley-Davidson                 & BRANDON MUELLER
                                                                                                                                                                                               $2,111 Schaeffer’s Harley-Davidson
                                                 *Raise $150 or more and receive one
                                                  chance to custom design a XL1200C.
                                                 The value of the prize is taxable income to the prize winner, and the prize winner is
                                                 responsible for any and all federal, state, and local taxes associated with the prize.
                                                 The fair market value of the prize (less the cost of the raffle ticket) exceeds $5,000,
                                                 therefore, the winner must pay federal income tax withholding equal to 25% of the
                                                 fair market value of the prize (and, if required, state income tax withholding) before
                                                 receiving the prize.




                             H-D1 Factory Customization. Straight from the Factory. Built just for you.
                             Visit www.harley-davidson.com and click on H-D1 Customization to
                             begin designing your winning dream bike today.




  Woodstock famed Richie Havens livened                                                   Beloved Goodwill Ambassador Mattie Stepanek                                             Maple Grove Raceway was one busy place
  up the party as well as a nearly $100k                                                  joined us for our first two-day event in York, PA!                                      with nearly 2,000 participants getting a
  jump in the event total!                                                                                                                                                        “Brand New Girlfriend” with Steve Holy
                                                                                                                                                                                  as one of our guest entertainers.




  Researchers report that prednisone                                                       MDA researchers begin the first gene therapy                                           MDA-funded groups discover that two types
  is beneficial in muscular dystrophy.                                                     trial for a muscle disease, specifically focusing                                      of proteins are both interfered with in cells
                                                                                           on limb-girdle muscular dystrophy.                                                     affected by myotonic muscular dystrophy.
LOCATIONS & LODGING

LODGING                                                           HYATT PLACE BETHLEHEM
                                                                  45 West North Street • Bethlehem, PA 18018
                                                                                                                     LOCATIONS
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES HOTEL                                To Book: Call 610.625.0500                         ARTSQUEST CENTER AT
2201 Cherry Lane • Bethlehem, PA 18015                            Event Name: Ride for Life                          STEELSTACKS CAMPUS
                                                                  Rate: $119/night                                   101 Founders Way
To Book: Call 610.838.6110 or
visit www.facebook.com/hiexpressbethlehem                         *Overnight Stay includes Free Parking              Bethlehem, PA 18015
                                                                   & Breakfast Buffet
Group Code: MDA                                                                                                      www.steelstackslive.org
Rates: 2 Queen Bed Room- $109/night, 2 Queen                      *All rooms include fold out couch that
                                                                   accommodates up to 2 people
Bed Suite- $129/night                                                                                                PENN STATE • LEHIGH VALLEY
*Overnight Stay includes Free Parking & Hot Deluxe
                                                                  HOLIDAY INN                                        CAMPUS
 Breakfast Buffet
                                                                  ALLENTOWN CENTER CITY                              2809 Saucon Valley Road
                                                                  904 West Hamilton Street •                         Center Valley, PA 18034-8447
COMFORT SUITES BETHLEHEM                                          Allentown, PA 18101                                www.lv.psu.edu
120 West 3rd Street • Bethlehem, PA 18015
                                                                  To Book: Call 610.433.2221
To Book: Call 610.882.9700
Group Code: Ride for Life
                                                                  or 1.800.HOLIDAY                                   ABOUT THE STEELSTACKS
                                                                  Group Code: RFL                                    SteelStacks is an arts & cultural campus
Rate: $99/night
                                                                  Rate: $99/night
*Overnight Stay includes Free Parking & Breakfast Buffet                                                             in Bethlehem, PA, located at the former
*All rooms include fold out couch that accommodates                                                                  site of the Bethlehem Steel plant.
 up to 2 people                                                   COURTYARD ALLENTOWN
                                                                  BETHLEHEM/LEHIGH VALLEY
                                                                  AIRPORT
SANDS CASINO RESORT BETHLEHEM
77 Sands Boulevard • Bethlehem, PA 18015
                                                                  2160 Motel Drive • Bethlehem, PA 18018             PLACES OF INTEREST
                                                                  To Book: Call 1.800.321.2211
To Book: Call 877.SANDS.77 or 877.726.3777                                                                           Sorrenti’s Cherry Valley Vineyards
                                                                  Group Code: Ride for Life
Group Code: GMD0512                                                                                                  The Crayola Factory
                                                                  Rate: $129/night
Rate: $159/Friday & Sat night, $119/Sunday night                                                                     Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem
                                                                  *Overnight Stay includes Free Parking
*Overnight Stay includes Free Parking & Deluxe                                                                       National Canal Museum
 Continental Breakfast




CORPORATE SPONSORS
ULTRA                                             SOFTAIL                                           DYNA                        SPORTSTER




 Celebration of 20 years of Ride for Life and              Ride for Life 23 is a one day event in Reading PA     Ride for Life 24 brings total funds raised on behalf of
 $1,028,980 raised! This is the first time Ride            and at the DEKA Battery Plant. Culminates with a      families served by MDA to over $15 million and the
 for Life participants and sponsors raised over            Rider Appreciation Party at the Sovereign Center in   planning begins for the 25th Anniversary of Harley
 $1 million in one year!                                   Reading, PA and a performance by the Smokin’ Gunnz.   Davidson’s highest netting event to benefit MDA.




 Myozyme, a laboratory-engineered enzyme devel-             Two MDA-supported research teams discover            MDA-supported researchers at Wake Forest
 oped by Genzyme with basic research funded by              the likely molecular cause of facioscapulohumeral    University begin a three-year preclinical study to
 MDA, is approved for use in children and adults            muscular dystrophy.                                  test gene therapy for X-linked myotubular myopathy.
 with acid maltase deficiency (Pompe’s disease).
ABOUT EHDDA
The Eastern Harley-Davidson Dealers Association is comprised of 29 authorized dealerships located in
New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Northern Virginia, Pennsylvania and southern New York. The members,
many of whom are second and third generation owners, are dedicated to every aspect of professional
service for their Harley-Davidson and Buell customers. They provide factory authorized training for
their staff and technicians and, through their years of experience, are a valuable resource to answer
your motorcycle questions. EHDDA members are some of the most charitable in the country raising
well over $2,000,000 annually for a variety of community causes.




ABOUT MDA
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is a voluntary national health agency. A dedicated partnership
between scientists and concerned citizens aimed at conquering neuromuscular diseases through
programs of worldwide research, comprehensive medical and community services, and far reaching
professional and public health education.

• In our region, 8,000 clients receive services at the Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children, the Christiana
  Care Center/Wilmington Hospital, JFK, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Hershey Medical Center,
  Geisinger Medical Center, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh,
  the MDA/ALS Center at University Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Johns Hopkins University, University of
  Virginia, University of Maryland, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and Hahnemann University
  Hospital (ALS clinic).

Since 1988 Ride For Life has raised nearly $16 million for MDA with over 50,000 participants.
All money raised stays in the five state area to help local individuals and families living with one
of the 43 neuromuscular diseases represented under the umbrella of muscular dystrophy.

For more information about Ride for Life or to contact an EHDDA dealer, please visit our website:
www.mdarideforlife.org or call The Eastern Harley-Davidson Dealers Association Office (610) 451-5476.

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