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7th Annual Brother Shamus Charity Ride

70-year-old Brother Shamus McGrenra is embarking on his most challenging ride yet, cycling 10 states to raise money for the Dorothy Day Outreach Center at Saint Francis University.

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    Bro. Shamus’s goal is to raise $45,000 for the  Dorothy Day Outreach Center at Saint Francis University, volunteer-based charity dedicated to Franciscan values that provides food and necessities to members of the local community suffering from rural poverty.

    100% of the proceeds will be donated.  

    Learn more about the Dorothy Day Center

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  • The Ride

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    Brother Shamus will be biking 1,000 miles through ten states. Follow his journey.


    The Man

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    A stage 4 cancer survivor, Brother Shamus is a "riding miracle". Read his incredible story.

  • On September 6, 2017, 70-year-old Brother Shamus McGrenra T.O.R., a stage 4 colon cancer survivor, will tackle his toughest route in the history of the annual #GoBroShamus Charity Bike Ride. The journey will begin in Bar Harbor, Maine and cover nearly 1,000 miles of mountainous terrain, taking Bro. Shamus through 10 states and six major cities before coming to an end in Jamestown, Virginia.

  • The Cause

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    The Dorothy Day Outreach Center at Saint Francis University has been serving the poor for 36 years.


    Wanna help?

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    Join the "Shamus Shuffle", make a donation, and more ways you can support Brother Shamus.