24 Hours of Booty, Inc. – which runs the Official 24-Hour Cycling Event of the Lance Armstrong Foundation and the premier national 24-hour road cycling charity event in the country – is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit charity located in Charlotte that provides extraordinary cycling events that are safe, fun, and open to all levels of cycling ability. Its mission is to conduct 24-hour cycling events that increase public awareness, funds, and support for the Lance Armstrong Foundation and local cancer organizations. Local organizations include the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta in Atlanta, The Keep Pounding Fund at Carolinas Medical Center and the Brain Tumor Fund for the Carolinas in Charlotte, the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults in Columbia, Md., and the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center in Indianapolis. In 24 Hours of Booty’s 11-year history, more than 11,000 riders have raised more than $8.4 million. The 11th Annual 24 Hours of Booty presented by Levine Cancer Institute in Charlotte took place July 27-28, 2012 and the inaugural 24 Hours of Booty of Indianapolis at Butler University took place on Friday, June 29-Saturday, June 30, 2012. In addition, 24 Hours of Booty will also host its Fourth Annual 24 Hours of Booty of Columbia, Md. at the Gateway Business Park “Booty Loop” on Saturday, Aug. 25-Sunday, Aug. 26 2012; and the Third Annual 24 Hours of Booty of Atlanta at the Sandy Springs “Booty Loop” on Saturday, Oct. 13 -Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. For more information, call 704-365-4417 or visit http://www.24hoursofbooty.org/.