Gears Of Hope-Duneland Tour

Saturday, June 24, 2017

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6300 S Founders Square, Portage Map it

14 teams and 104 participants have raised $22,507.62

Total above may not reflect all participants, teams, and donations


Just a few days left to prepare for yourself an awesome ride

and a GREAT cause!

“Movement is great medicine”

Let’s Ride!!!



June 1st was the deadline for all cyclists who have raised $300 to receive their jersey by the event.  Any funds raised after that date will receive incentives post ride. We encourage ALL riders to continue fundraising until August 31st to reach our goal of





  Debra Borya and Mackenzie Curry

Both cyclist won a Bones Trunk Rack!



Register for Gears Of Hope and join us as cyclists and volunteers come together to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness about reducing cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease. 

 Sign up today to ride either 25, 50, 75 or 100 miles along a well-supported, scenic route along the Indiana lakeshore on June 24, 2017 and support the lifesaving mission of the American Cancer Society!  Riders who raise at least $300 will receive a Gears of Hope cycling jersey and take part in the post event celebration!

Your participation allows the American Cancer Society to help people facing cancer today and find cures to end the disease tomorrow. Through sponsorship, and the fundraising efforts of our participants, we will finish the fight against cancer. 

Be sure to connect with us on our Facebook page,,  for updates on the 2017 event and a chance to preview all the great activities offer for ride day. 



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Check out the new ACS Funraising App....

Download the new ACS FUNdraising app to manage all of your fundraising efforts from one location!  The app is available for free in iTunes and the Google Play Store!

Our new FUNdraising App gives donors so many ways to donate! Skip the selfie and use your camera to scan checks or credit cards. All funds will automatically be applied to your own page/account.


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The American Cancer Society is a volunteer-driven organization. Lend some of your time to help support the Society's life-saving mission.

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Go the extra mile with your fundraising, and earn Gears of Hope riding apparel!

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Contact Janet Wartman:

(219) 614-3282

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Event sponsored by:

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. George Gonzalez - $2,875.00
  2. I Made a Donation Charles Mikuly - $1,550.00
  3. Izzy Endsley - $780.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Hot Rods of Northwest Indiana - $4,460.00
  2. Spoke Men - $3,710.00
  3. Fly the W - $1,000.00

Top Companies/Clubs:

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  1 -  Classic Bodyworks Gym       ($865.00)
  2 -  The Jim G. Carpenter Foundation       ($808.00)
  3 -  Sullair       ($300.00)