Ryan Sheckler To Donate His Range Rover

Too broke to afford a Range Rover? Then listen up: Ryan Sheckler is donating his own whip to the person who can raise the most funds for the Children’s Cancer Research Fund. Read on for the full press release or click here to get your good deeds on.

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Carlsbad, CA — January 7th, 2008 — Ryan Sheckler donates vehicle in efforts to raise money for Children’s Cancer Research Fund

X Games Gold Medalist and Three times Dew Tour Champion Ryan Sheckler has partnered with Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF) to raise money to help children with cancer. As part of the three month charity program, Sheckler is donating his personal Range Rover to the donor who raises the most funds for CCRF. Sheckler is launching the “Sheckler Family Foundation in further support of philanthropies.

Children’s Cancer Research Fund is dedicated to providing national support for clinical research in pediatric cancer, while improving the medical environment for all children. A Healthier and Happier tomorrow is the mission and promise of CCRF to children and their parents everywhere.

The Range Rover will be presented by Ryan himself to the individual who raises the most money for CCRF at their annual 5k RUN/WALK on April 27, 2008. The winner will also receive two tickets to Los Angeles, accommodations and transportation to the event.

“Cancer has affected our family and so many of our loved ones. We want to help make a difference and raise funds to find a cure. Our goal is to raise at least $100,000.00 if not beyond. I am very excited to get this event going as it will be the first of many. The Sheckler family will soon be launching our own foundation “Sheckler Family Foundation.

Fundraising efforts can be made by creating a fundraising page which is directly linked to Ryan’s official site where visitors can then email to prospective donors. For those individuals without regular access to a computer, downloadable forms can be printed and mailed. Deadline for all fundraising must be postmarked by April 10, 2008. For more information to help raise funds please visit www.ryansheckler.com .

“Ryan Sheckler is an authorized, unpaid spokesperson for Children’s Cancer Research Fund and is not compensated in any way. 100% of money raised goes to Children’s Cancer Research Fund.”

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