It's me again! ;-) Gearing up for the 2014 Tour de cure on May 17th & 18th. This year I am Team Captain and I have a personal $10,000 fundraising goal for 2014. Soooo, I have a lot of work to do, hence the early thread creation. Also, my daughter (Red Rider) Bemi, will be riding with me for the 1st. time in 2014, so this will be a very special year for us!
Just click the link below below to make a donation. No amount is too small. Really! $1, $5 - $100. Anything you can do WILL make a difference 2014 Dwayland TdC Donation Page
In reference to the above link, here is where matching gifts can be mailed/faxed: Local Tour Contact Information: Allison Barry Manager, Fundraising and Special Events | North Carolina Tour de Cure American Diabetes Association 2418 Blue Ridge Road, Suite 206 | Raleigh, NC 27607 Office: 919-743-5400 x3251 | Cell: 919-909-3205 | Fax: 919-783-7838 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org The Tour de Cure Site name is Cary, NC (05/17-18/2014)
Thank you!!!!! Sincerely, Derek Wayland.
Last Edit: May 14, 2014 7:35:53 GMT -5 by Dwayland
Here's some current pictures from the 2014 Tour de Cure Resolution ride that occoured on Jan 1st. of 2014. My daughter and I were interviewed for some upcoming Tour de Cure promotional material as well as getting the chance to tell our story... More to come once the video has been produced!
Oh yeah... AND we both rode together for the very 1st time too!!!!!
Last Edit: Feb 20, 2014 21:50:28 GMT -5 by Dwayland
1. My daughter and I were the featured speakers at the North Carolina Tour de Cure Kick-Off event, where we got to share our story. 2. The ADA video we guest starred in was aired tonight for the very first time!
Here's our video! I can't tell you how proud I am of my little girl!
In diabetes related news, my daughter was hit with the Noro virus and ended up in the ER yesterday very dehydrated, with high blood sugar and with high ketones. Diabetes sure makes things a whole lot worse when you get something like that. She's doing much better today fortunately.
Help put an end to diabetes and consider making a small donation to my Tour de Cure ride.
Sorry to hear about your daughter. Fingers crossed she is back up on the bike again soon!
Fortunately she got over it pretty quickly and is back at it.
Glad you liked the video! We are very excited to have been a part of it. More exciting news: our video was submitted to the national ADA and they have included it on their web site AND will be taking additional interview footage and creating an expanded "story" of US for use nation wide! Cool!!!
I have all of my Emotiva forum family to thank for the opportunities that have come our way as of late! We are making a difference and having an impact nation wide!
What's next??? Who knows. Consider making a small donation and see! :-)
Sincerely, Derek Wayland See you all at Emofest!!!
Last Edit: Mar 16, 2014 11:19:12 GMT -5 by Dwayland: dwayland
Post by Cathy Laufman on Apr 1, 2014 21:18:42 GMT -5
Fellow Forum Members
Emotiva Audio is proud to sponsor Derek and his Tour de Cure team for the 4th year in a row! Many of you have also made a generous donation in the past and we have all made a difference in helping to find a cure.
So I once again I want to kickstart the donations.
All forum members who make a donation of minimum $25.00 will be entered in a drawing for a chance to win $500.00 Emotiva Gift Certificate
And .... Any forum member that donates $100 or more, will be entered in an additional drawing for a chance to win $1000.00 Emotiva Gift Certificate
Contest ends May 1, 2014 . We will announce the winner on this forum thread!
Quick question, how does emotiva know if we donate so we can be entered into the drawing?
Great question! As I have done in years past, I will provide a list of donators and donation amounts as provided by my ADA Tour Center. I simply download an excel spreadsheet directly from my donation web site and send it to Emotiva.
My donation is made buddy. Good luck!! Everyone knows atleast 1 person suffering from this. I have 2 people in my family with type 2. So my family wants to thank you and your daughter for all your efforts! LETS DONATE PEOPLE, TOMORROW YOU COULD FIND OUT ITS YOU OR SOMEONE YOU LOVE WHO HAS IT..
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