Golden Spike Harley Davidson
Military Task Force
501(c)3 non-profit organization.
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again, Dan's Ride was a great success in 2013!. With
attendance fees, generous donations, auction bids,
and raffle ticket purchases; we raised over
$7,000 for HOOAH! Thanks to all of our great supporters,
Dan's Ride has raised over $32,300 for veterans and their
families in our first 4 years.
Although there are costs associated with hosting an event
like this, not a single penny goes to any of the organizers,
volunteers, or board members. Our books are available
for inspection on request.
does this money go? About 35% of this money has
gone to projects, such as sending neck coolers and Christmas
packages to our troops, financial assistance to some of our
local wounded warriors, and our entire first year funds
raised went to Mikes Guardian Eagle Foundation for their use
on various veterans projects. The remaining 65% has
been accumulating to setup a self-generating scholarship
fund for a returning veterans tutoring program.
If you know of
any company or individual that would be willing to step up
and help by sponsoring Dan's Ride, please contact
SPC Dan G. Dolan Memorial Ride is an annual
to honor and remember the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who have given their lives,
as well as those who have been wounded, in service to this great
This ride is to honor their heroism and their sacrifice. The
proceeds from Dan's Ride this year will go to
Helping Out Our American Heroes (HOOAH),
our 501(c)3 non-profit organization, dedicated to military veterans
and their families.
The ride begins at Golden
Spike Harley-Davidson with a free breakfast, travels through some of
Northern Utah's most scenic mountain passes and canyons, a ride-thru
the George E Wahlen Veterans Home, and ends at the Weber County
for lunch, drawings, an auction, and live entertainment. For
SPC Daniel G. Dolan, 19, died August 27, 2006 during combat
operations in Baghdad, Iraq, when his M1126 Stryker Vehicle came in
contact with enemy forces using an improvised explosive device and
small arms fire. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry
Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat
Team), Fort Lewis, Washington. Dan grew up in Roy, Utah.
Many of you rode and stood for Dan with the Patriot Guard Riders at
his service in 2006. For more about Dan, go to
Our Hero page.
Memory of Dan Gyllenskog
21 1948 - May 12 2014
Gyllenskog was a friend and a dedicated supporter of the
Daniel G Dolan Memorial Ride. He also played a major
role in the annual Michael J Allred Ride for the Fallen.
Dan spent a large part of his life in support of all
veterans. He attended countless missions with the
Patriot Guard Riders for veteran funerals or welcome homes.
Dan will be greatly missed by all that had the honor to know
him. He served his country well while a member of the
U.S. Marine Corps and for the remainder of his life.
Marine! Your watch is over, rest in peace.
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