Concord, Ontario (May 18, 2012) - Passion for the Open Road and Fundraising Go Hand in Hand
Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada is proud to announce its sponsorship support of the 2012 Motorcycle Ride For Dad
fundrasing campaign. The Motorcycle Ride For Da
d has been taking place in Canada for over ten years, raising awareness and more than nine million dollars towards fighting prostate cancer.
The partnership with Motorcycle Ride For Dad
reinforces the leadership role of Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada in an important cause that resonates with many Canadian Harley-Davidson® motorcycle enthusiasts. Prostate cancer affects one in seven men, and by association, their families and loved ones. Taking place in over thirty major cities and representing every Canadian province, Motorcycle Ride For Dad
allows Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada to actively reach out to those affected by prostate cancer, while exercising a passion for the open road.
“We are so proud of the support we have received from Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada,” said Garry Janz, president of Motorcycle Ride For Dad – Canada
. “Their generosity makes what we do possible. Being able to thank our participants for their incredible fundraising efforts by offering them a Harley-Davidson® motorcycle as a prize incentive is amazing!”
“Partnering with Motorcycle Ride For Dad
is a very natural fit for us”, says Dom Bovalino, Marketing Director for Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada. “Harley-Davidson® [motorcycle] enthusiasts, in particular our most loyal Customers, the H.O.G.® members, feel very strongly for charitable causes such as this one. We are very proud of how much passion and enthusiasm community-friendly Harley-Davidson® motorcyclists put into supporting numerous charitable causes across the country”.
To register for the ride in your community, or learn about ride routes and how to qualify for a chance to win an all-new Harley-Davidson® Sportster® Seventy-Two™ motorcycle, visit www.motorcycleridefordad.org
. Participating authorized Harley-Davidson® Retailers that are supporting the cause will be setting up a variety of interactive displays along the various ride routes.
To find a participating authorized Harley-Davidson® Retailer near you, please refer to www.harleycanada.com
.About Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada
Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Harley-Davidson® motorcycles, Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories, and MotorClothes® apparel, which are provided through a national network of authorized Harley-Davidson® Retailers. Office and distribution warehouse facilities are located in Richmond, British Columbia, and Concord, Ontario. Please visit www.harleycanada.com
for further information on Harley-Davidson® products in Canada.