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Gold Star Mission 500 | Day 4 Recap Closing Ceremonies

Day four… our final leg of the longest trek some of our riders have even been on, let alone for multiple days in a row. The consensus from many of the riders was sadness that it was the last day, even thru the aches and pains they were having so…...

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Gold Star Mission 500 | Day 3 Recap

I apologize for the late updates as to how day three went. It was an extremely long, hot and grueling day for our riders, but the outpouring of support along the route showed us all what we’re working so hard to do, which is to get the message and story…...

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Gold Star Mission 500 | Day 2 Recap

We have arrived in Paris, IL to end the second day of riding for the Gold Star 500. The riders have completed 273 miles of their 515 mile trip. The temperatures spiked from the high 90s into the 100s while traveling on long open stretches of back country roads. A…...

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Gold Star Mission 500 | Day 1 Recap

We have finished day one of the Gold Star Mission 500. The riders have completed 128.9 miles of the total 514.5 mile trip. We look forward to day two which starts off at 0530 in Mt. Vernon, IL. Thank you to everyone who came out to support the mission today…...

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VFW Post 10302 Contribution!

Gold Star Mission made a presentation before the membership of VFW Post 10302 in Springfield tonight. The members motioned that the post make a very generous contribution of $5,000 to our efforts. Thank you very much for assisting us in achieving this amazing goal. Never Forget!! [metaslider id=279]...

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Our First Corporate Sponsor!

GROWMARK of Bloomington, IL has expressed their interest in donating to our organization, becoming our first corporate sponsor!  Please reciprocate the support by looking them up at http://www.growmark.com/Pages/default.aspx!  ...

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NGAI Conference

The Gold Star Mission had the opportunity to set up a stand at the NGAI Conference and sponsor a hole at the NGAI Golf Outing. We were able to not only get our message out and increase our visibility, we also raised over $2,500 in food and merchandise sales!...

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