AMA CLUBS & PROMOTERS RAISE OVER $5.8 MILLION FOR
AMA CLUBS & PROMOTERS RAISE OVER $5.8 MILLION FOR CHARITY
PICKERINGTON, OHIO -- The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has announced
that its chartered clubs and promoters reported raising $5,816,999 for
charitable causes in 2001.
The most generous AMA-chartered promoter in 2001 was the Pediatric Brain Tumor
Foundation of Asheville, North Carolina, reporting a total of $2.8 million. The
top AMA-chartered club, New York City's chapter of the Harley Owners Group
(HOG), reported raising $160,000.
"When it comes to giving, no other group can match the generosity of American
motorcyclists," said Robert Rasor, President of the AMA. "We're pleased to
recognize the good works of our clubs and promoters."
Total donations reported in 2001 represent an increase of more than $1 million
over the previous year.
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The American Motorcyclist Association, founded in 1924, is a non-profit
organization with more than a quarter of a million members. The Association's
purpose is to pursue, protect and promote the interests of motorcyclists, while
serving the needs of its members. For more information, visit the AMA website at
www.AMADirectlink.com, or call 1-800-AMA-JOIN.