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- Joined: Sat Mar 11, 2006 7:33 pm
- Location: Canon City, Colorado
It's stuff like this that makes you realize what a great community and a tight "family" the 14ers.com folks really are. Good job everyone ! The CFI does some outstanding work on the peaks, and it's nice to give them something in return.
"Life is not measured by the breaths you take, but by the moments that take your breath away."
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- Joined: Fri Apr 20, 2007 4:33 pm
- Location: Denver
Congrats CFI! And I agree Mt Girl, they do a wonderful job!
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- Joined: Sat Sep 26, 2009 9:09 am
Good news CFI! You deserve it!
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- Joined: Sun Jan 10, 2010 3:55 pm
- Location: Massillon, Ohio
I've always wondered who helps maintain the trails on those mountains. Now I know. That's great they won the Toyota. I think it would be fun to be a volunteer for them, but it's hard enough to get out there just once a year. It goes to show you that your vote does count. Unless, it is for a good politician who makes sense and all, but looses anyway. Then it makes me wonder.
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- Joined: Tue Aug 25, 2009 12:41 pm
Thank you everyone for your support! We at CFI are really excited to have a new Toyota truck to help shuttle tools, volunteers, and staff to remote 14er trailheads to get valuable trailwork and restoration projects done. It is fun to see all the votes and promotion coming from the 14ers.com community - you guys are true friends of ours! Also, a huge thanks goes to Bill Middlebrook, and all of our corporate and non-profit partners who voted and helped spread the word.
Thank you, and see you in the hills!
- Posts: 130
- Joined: Fri Sep 01, 2006 8:52 pm
- Location: Lehigh Valley, PA
Great news!! Congrats, CFI! Thanks to Bill as well!
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- Joined: Sun Aug 16, 2009 12:26 pm
- Location: Co.
Congrats CFI! and Thanks Bill!
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- Joined: Sat May 09, 2009 10:23 pm
- Location: Portland, OR
Awesome! I know I "made" my friends vote for it haha
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- Joined: Mon Aug 07, 2006 8:22 am
- Location: Glenwood Springs, CO
I remember meeting the former CFI field director, John Giordenango, at a few trailheads. He'd show up in his little 80's toyota truck. He put a lot of rough miles on that one!
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- Joined: Mon Apr 10, 2006 8:42 pm
- Location: Denver, CO
Do you suppose Alzheimers North Carolina lost because they forgot to vote?
Congrats to CFI; they'll no doubt put it to good use!
Life is too short to pay full retail for outdoor gear!
"God has cared for these trees, saved them from draught, disease, avalanches, and a thousand straining, leveling tempasts and floods; but he cannot save them from fools; only Uncle Sam can do that."--John Muir
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- Joined: Wed Jul 02, 2008 8:56 pm
I've been going back to vote for others. Perhaps we can all vote for the organizations similar to the ones the CFI had to compete against in future contests?
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- Joined: Tue Jan 01, 2008 7:56 am
crossfitter wrote:Anyone else feel a little bit guilty for stealing the autistic kids' car though? All worthy non-profits, but damn...
More than a little bit.
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