Target joined in the fight against childhood cancer and other catastrophic diseases in 1999 with the opening of Target House. Target House gives
St. Jude patients and their families a warm home-away-from-home during long-term treatment. Target House provides a magnificent community of fully equipped, two-bedroom apartments in a beautiful setting just minutes from
St. Jude. Funded by Target and its vendor and celebrity partner contributors, this unique facility is free of charge and enhances the quality of life for St. Jude patients, providing a haven where the St. Jude children and their families derive compassion, comfort and strength. Since its opening, Target House has hosted more than 1,337 families from 42 states and 36 countries, touching children all around the world.
Ryan Dungey has won virtually every title and accolade in the sport of motocross. In his rookie season, he won both the 450 Supercross Championship and the 450 Motocross Championship. In 2011 He lead the USA to victory at the Motocross Des Nations. Ryan is off to a great start in 2012 winning his first Supercross race. Ryan is passionate about the sport of cycling. He uses cycling as his primary form of fitness and a regular part of his cross training program.
In 2005, Ryan lost his grandmother to cancer and now dedicates much of his time and charity work towards finding a cure. His career is in honor of her memory. Ryan is instrumental and vital to the MN Major’s drive to benefit St. Jude Children’s Medical Research Hospital and its search for a cancer cure.
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Skullcandy is proud to be a partner of Ryan Dungey and to help support the Minnesota Major in their efforts to raise money for St. Jude Children's Medical Research Hospital. Their focus will be to raise awareness for the cause, participation in the event, and enhance the experience of all participants.