One More Time for Colin

$101,991 of $150,000 goal

Raised by 1,925 people in 4 months
Created October 28, 2018
Help Colin Battle This Disease

Colin Meagher is battling ALS, a debilitating disease that threatens his life and his family’s future. You can help. Moreover, Colin and his family need your help.

Colin is a father and husband, an acclaimed photographer, and a true friend and mentor to countless mountain bikers around the world. ALS is robbing Colin of his life, his livelihood and, if we don’t pitch in to help with his rapidly-growing medical expenses, his family’s finances.

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 ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. There is no cure. Instead, there are mounting medical bills.  

While Colin has worked through the early stages of the disease, ALS has effectively taken his hands and arms from him. Colin soon won’t be able to work and we won't be seeing any more of his photos. Moreover, the medical costs of his treatment continue to rise. Colin and his family need help in offsetting those costs so that Colin can have an easier time as the disease takes hold. 

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Your donation will be used to help with medical costs to slow down ALS’ effects on Colin, to retrofit his house, and to purchase him a motorized wheel chair, wheelchair accessible car…and the many other items ALS makes necessary. 

 
We will donate a percentage of all contributions to  http://www.alsa.org, to help find a cure.
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Phew! We blew right past $90,000, y'all are amazing! Just over 24hrs left in the raffle, get your last ten bucks in to better your chances to win and help Colin out.

Please share the fundraiser on Facebook, Instagram,Twitter, Myspace, Friendster and AOL chat. Let's get to that 100k!
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Hi everyone!

Wow, the mountain bike community truly showed it's heart for one of our own the last few weeks.

Colin and family are overwhelmed by the response to the GoFundMe. Since the fundraiser launched, we've had a few more generous bike friends reach out wanting to donate items to the raffle. So we're extending the raffle by a week.

Donors now have a chance to win Brook McDonald's Custom Mondraker frame (the back-up) from last year's DH World Champs. A truly generous donation from "The Bulldog" himself!

A Chris King build kit, feel the buzz.

The unreleased Yakima 4x HangOver upright bike rack.

If you've already donated, you're entered to win the new prizes as well as everything else. But every $10 is another chance to win.

Thank you so much for supporting Colin and ALS research.

DT
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Hey everyone!
We're doing a quick contest with all ya'll awesome donors.

Post the fundraiser to your instagram feed, use the hashtag #OneMoreTimeForColin

The post with the most likes by 5pm tomorrow wins a Santa Cruz Syndicate photobook signed by the absolute legend Steve Peat.
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Wow! You all pushed the fundraiser over $35,000 in it's first full day! AMAZING!

Let's keep it rolling, please share the GoFundMe or the Pinkbike, BikeMag, VitalMTB and Singletrack articles.

May your berms be dialed, dirt be velcro and your rock gardens be gnarly.
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Raised by 1,925 people in 4 months
Created October 28, 2018
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