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Lamar Commissions Custom Motorcycle for March of Dimes
Lamar Construction Company has been a proud supporter of March of Dimes (www.marchofdimes.com) for several years, particularly through March of Dimes’ annual March for Babies walk.
This year, Lamar Construction has decided to continue this support in a new and exciting way.
Lamar Construction has commissioned Paul Jr. Designs to build a custom theme-bike for March of Dimes. The construction of this bike, filming of which began November 14, will be featured on Discovery Channel’s hit show American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior.
Additional footage for the “R & D” portion of the episode will be taken in the Grand Rapids area in late November/early December at a site yet to be determined. The revealing of the March of Dimes bike will take place at a West Michigan location yet to be determined, and is scheduled for sometime in early 2012.
The two episodes of American Chopper featuring the March of Dimes bike build and reveal will air on the Discovery Channel in the late first quarter or early second quarter of 2012.
Beginning the date of the televised reveal of the bike and through early Fall 2012 viewers will have an opportunity to win the March of Dimes bike via an on-line raffle, all proceeds of which going directly to the March of Dimes. The raffle winner will be announced in mid to late Fall 2012 at a venue yet to be determined. Additional details of the raffle will be forthcoming as the date approaches.
The research funded and provided by March of Dimes is vital to the health of mothers and babies throughout the country, and has directly affected the lives of several members of the Lamar Construction team as well. Lamar Construction Company is dedicated to March of Dimes’ cause, and is proud and blessed to be able to contribute to this cause in such an exciting way.
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