2006 MTLA Helmet Safety Campaign

2006 Campaign: 14 events and 3700 Helmets

Over 13,700 helmets in Michigan so far!

Just some of the many MTLA volunteers who fit helmets,  worked the Bike Safety Rodeo, and inspected and repaired bikes in Hamtramck on June 3, 2006

Governor Granholm (center) stopped by in Grand Rapids to congratulate MTLA on our Helmet Safety Campaign!! 


2006 MTLA Helmet Safety Campaign Calendar

May 6, 2006, in Gaylord; 168 MTLA Helmets. Co-sponsors: Atkinson Petruska, Call of the Wild Museum.

May 20, 2006, "Hare Racer" event in Adrian. 100 MTLA helmets.  Co-sponsors: Cooper, Bender, Mohr & Iddings, Adrian Parks and Rec, MMBC

May 20, 2006, "Heads Up for Safety" in Lansing at the Marshall Street Fire Station. 500 MTLA helmets. (Co-sponsors" Sinas Dramis Law Firm, WB 5, ABC 53, Origami)

May 20, 2006, "Law Day" event in Birmingham. 500 MTLA helmets. Co-sponsor: Goodwin & Scieszka

May 27, 2006, Sutton's Bay in Leelanau County; 220 MTLA helmets. Co-sponsors: Smith & Johnson, Leelenau County Sheriff's Office

June 3, 2006, MTLA Main Helmet Campaign Event in Hamtramck, Hamtramck High School. 500 MTLA helmets.

June 3, 2006, Traverse City. "Bike Safety Day” 340 MTLA helmets. Co-sponsor: Smith & Johnson

June 3, 2006, Sterling Heights, Macomb County; "Macomb Bike Safety Fun Fair" 350 MTLA Helmets. 

June 10, 2006  Iron Mountain 210 MTLA Helmets. Co-sponsors: Atkinson, Petruska & Hart; Dickensen Memorial Hospital)

June 22, 2006 Grand Rapids. 750 MTLA Helmets. Door prizes included 40 free bikes!  Free "Got Brains?" helmet safety balloons! Co-sponsors: Grimm & Kornak,  The MTLA Helmet Safety Campaigg was featured in two Grand Rapids parades.  We are working with WOOD TV personality "Maranda" to bring the MTLA Helmet Safety Campaign to each of the "Park Party" events in West Michigan! 

July 3, 2004 Gladstone. 250 MTLA Helmets. Co-sponsors: Green, Weisse, Rettig, Rademacher, Clark & Bray, Escanaba; Gladstone Dedpartment of Public Safety. Did you see the "Helmet Safety" float in the July 4 Parade?

July 6, 2006 Comstock Park. Maranda's Park Party!  Co-sponsors: Grimm & Kornak

July 13, 2006. Holland. Maranda's Park Party!  Co-sponsors: Grimm & Kornak

July 27, 2006.  Greenville. Maranda's Park Party!  200 MTLA Helmets. Co-sponsors: Grimm & Kornak

Call MTLA for more information 517-321-3073.